Monthly Archives: May 2012

When God Purposes Our Seasons

Why does scarcity instill fear? Because our greater numbers Mean our resources are fewer? What make you of this, believers? The Master cited mustard seeds To mark faith’s monstrosity When we hold it abundantly. What say you now, anxiety? Abraham,

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Why Do We Make the Afflicted Run?

For all His power, God’s son Never wielded it selfishly, But fought to the death did He For sinners and peasantry. Holding close the small and young, He taught them lovingly. Women, He gave, verily, The seeds of equality. But,

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Sometimes, We Rent

Today, she said, “Daddy, let’s play!” I sighed and put my book away. “Yippee!” she said, “Daddy, sit here.” I plopped down and smiled anyway. She put the puzzle together Placing the shapes with pluck and cheer. When the larger

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Mothers: We Give Thanks To Thee

If our lives could stand still For a motionless day, And the world’s heartache eased away With time’s callous decay, I’d make it Mother’s Day, In honor of your will To trip across valleys and hills That we might feel

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