Reflecting on the birth of Christ, the reason he came and what doom awaits whoever treats his love like a piece of rag, I prayed to not be found among them who refused the dawn he brought with him – salvation. May I be not among those who was opposed the glowing grace of the son of God.
as the holidays approach,
and we chorus noels in church
let us remember the reason
for this festive season
I think I’ve seen the devil
I kissed her lying luscious lips.
today, when you visit my tomb, do not come with dead flowers.
Ailing Faith in nights like this, i look at the stars and wonder if they are your eyes or just glowing ashes of your fading existence; dear god, you died and was cremated? in nights like this, many questions whirl in my mind, i do not want to believe anymore i just want to know, […]
“Rejoice in the Lord always.” Philippians 4:4 Through the above quoted five words, God shows us that internal joy cannot be tied to external circumstances. When one is unemployed, when flaws are exposed, and when most meaningful relationships were broken or dysfunctional, God reminds us that joy in the Lord is still possible. God does not […]
Mark Chapter Two, Verse Thirteen He bore my cross accepted my curse I’m sold out to His course. Storms may assault me I’ll follow on clinging dearly to His promise. Where He leads I’ll go. What He feeds I’ll swallow. I have on me the mark of his suffering let no man trouble me. #Pengician #SSA […]
The Broken Painting Once upon a time, a well known painter was finishing his painting. It’s an incredibly beautiful painting to be shown during Princess Diana’s marriage. The painter was consumed by and excited with his own painting that he unconsciously took a few step backward while admiring the 2x8m painting. He didn’t look back […]
Understanding Why Peter Denied Jesus Thrice Most of us know Peter denied knowing Jesus, but we need to understand the setting for these denials to know what Peter was facing. Peter was with John and others (possibly the temple police and soldiers) in the courtyard of Caiaphas’ house while Jesus was on trial upstairs. One […]
The Glory of Spring I opened up the door this morning and did a little jig. I smiled at the falling rain even though the drops were big. Those drops didn’t discourage me as they fell on the window pane, before the dawn of sunshine I knew there’d be some rain For now the barren […]
I’m trapped, trapped inside myself, I want to get out, get out and be free. I don’t want to live in my shell, But I’m scared, scared to take away my mask. Friends are forever letting me down, no matter how close they are. They are there if I have a problem, but when I […]
THE LORD SHALL DELIVER “On mount Zion there shall be deliverance” – Obadiah 1:17 When the roof of protection cave in and the walls come crumbling when the foundations of faith quake do not forget to remember, the Lord shall deliver. When clouds heavy hover above and the night is dark and dreary when the […]
POEM 359: GOD’S MY DAD while the world speeds by sunlight looks upon me as I struggle along and say “you have nothing left”, because this hurt doesn’t feel right but sunlight, you’re so wrong, in my heart, I am rejoicing, how I wish your burning eyes could see the gleaned grin that saturates my […]
POEM 352: BECAUSE IT’S CHRISTMAS of myths and organized religion of birth and rebirth, incarnation we sip one and spit out the other, embrace stale rhymes of jingled bells and archive sweet melodies- melodies to which our forebears jiggled waists because it’s Christmas? days of festivals were scratched onto cave walls, and imprinted on claypots, […]
QUICKEN US So will not we go back from thee: quicken us, and we will call upon thy name. KJV Then will we not depart from you; revive us (give us life) and we will call upon Your name. Amp – Psalms 80 vs. 18. Ever watched a movie where your favorite actor was beaten to […]
I come on my knees with ruffled feathers and broken wings knocked off the sky by boisterous winds, teach me to fly and never come back down.
POEM 266: GOD’S PLAN (ii) From me to God: Dear God, good morning, FatherWhy do I feel like you slept last night? While I slept, as the manner of men is,you also laid you down to sleep? It’s dawn but look, the sun is gone.Not one bird tweet a song. The little plans I tried […]
POEM 262: YOU’RE MY SONG, JESUSyou simplify my complexity with a melodyand unravel my fears with songs. you assay, with laughter, my anxietyand by faith make blunt all thongs. when I dangle on a looping dirgeyou caress, with grace, my fainting soul your promises are no miragetherefore unashamed I hinge my hope on every line, […]
POEM 248: IN CHRIST, I HAVE NO WORRIESever observed how calmly a bridgelies over stormy waters?ever wondered how scared she could besitting on a mass of liquid uproar?in times like this, I feel like a little baby cradled up the arms of the Lord:No worriesNo caresNo fearsEverything, he’ll provideAll I got do is cry unto […]
I AM A CHRISTIANWhen I say I am a Christian I’m not screaming ‘I immune from sin!’ I’m whispering “I die daily’ It’s His blood that wipes my stain. I was lost, with love he found me Daily I leverage on grace. When I say I am a Christian I say it not in pride. […]