Archive for Poetry

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How Great Thou Art “Store Gud” A Poetic Tribute

Carl Boberg, a young Swedish minister, wrote this hymn in poetic phrase while walking home from a church service in a thunder storm, nearly a hundred years ago. Imagine his surprise when he heard his poem sung to an old Swedish tune. Some forty years later a Russian pastor named Stuart Hine caught in a similar thunder-storm added to this magnificent hymn. Both men, lovers of God, opened their ordinary lives to leave a great heritage for the upcoming generations.

Abide In Me And I Will Abide In You

I am the True Vine and My Father is the Vinedresser‚ÄĚ (John 15:1 Amplified) Dwell in Me and I will dwell in you, Live in Me and I will live in you. Just as no branch can bear fruit of itself without being vitally united to the vine, neither can you bear fruit unless you abide in Me (John 15:4 Amplified)

In Need Of Resurrection, A Journey of Intimate Pursuit

‚ÄúSay to the Daughter of Zion [inhabitants of Jerusalem], Behold, your King is coming to you, lowly and riding on a donkey, and on a colt, the foal of a donkey [a beast of burden].‚ÄĚ (Matthew 21:5-6 Amplified) Come Journey With Me Beloved, I am inviting you on a journey in these upcoming days. You […]

O Store Gud, A Tribute to How Great Thou Art

O Lord my God! when I in awesome wonder Consider all the worlds Thy hands have made, I see the stars, I hear the rolling thunder, Thy power throughout the universe displayed: Then sings my soul, my Savior God, to Thee: How great Thou art, how great Thou art!

Dry Your Eyes, Refrain From Weeping

The victory is come When the fast is done The victory is come Only arise and be faithful Dry your eyes Refrain from weeping All of My promises Bear fruit in My keeping The time of blessing Ripens on the tree Have faith in God And wait only on He When the fast is done […]

My Heart Pants After Thee

By Lisa Beth Jenkins Early in the morning My heart pants after Thee, I long to hear Your sweet voice in my ears, I long to worship You, Oh God, I long to worship You, for You’re the only One that knows, me through and through, I worship You. And when I lift my hand’s […]

Cactus And A Crown Of Thorns

A cactus spread out, like a grand affair Appearing to be such a prickly pear Living in the heat of desert’s day This is life, it knows no other way Living where others wouldn’t dare Growing without much effort or care Time worn, rough on most every edge Nature hoped to rob, beauty pledged On […]

Dwell In The Secret Place

A moment with Him is better Than a thousand other days Dwell in the Secret Place There, He will reveal His ways He is waiting! When your hearts meet In a place of sweet reflection Abiding together as one You are far from the enemy’s detection He is waiting! He will reward in the open […]

The Eternal Cotton Candy Ballet

an infinite being stretches out across bars of boundless time pulling open wide, heavy curtains of dark velvet encased in eternal mysteries, fashioned before the finite fully enraptured, He delights among formations of incense pulling open wide, heavy curtains of dark velvet soaking in pools of light, irresistible attraction converges fully enraptured, He delights among […]