Knocking Again

My Father, it’s me, knocking hard on your door. You know what I want, ’cause I’ve been here before. May 15, 2009 My Father, it’s me, knocking hard on your door. You know what I want, ’cause I’ve been here before. I’m asking again, and I don’t plan to cease. Until I am blessed, I […]

The God of the Universe Hearkens to Me

The God of the universe hearkens to me. A heavenly paradox though it may be, The God of the universe hearkens to me. A heavenly paradox though it may be, By faith I lay hold of this great mystery. The Maker of all that has ever been made, Whose majesty, glory, and power won’t fade, […]

A Gourd

A gourd sprang up to shelter me,     And shade me in my grief. A gourd sprang up to shelter me,      And shade me in my grief. I thought it would forever be,     A source of sweet relief. But after only one glad day,     Which might my dreams confirm, I learned it […]

I Know What I Want

This time when I pray I know just what I want, And nothing You say could my confidence daunt, Novenber 11, 2008 This time when I pray I know just what I want, And nothing You say could my confidence daunt,      For my cup You have promised to fill. My case I now plead, […]

I Ask for a Blessing

I ask you, my God, for a blessing,      Though just what your blessing may mean September 27, 2008 I ask you, my God, for a blessing,    Though just what your blessing may mean Is buried in clouds of confusion,     And hid in the future, unseen. Just what should be chosen to bless […]

Questions

Will they who look to the Lord for bread Be given only a stone instead? To Wrestle With Will they who look to the Lord for bread Be given only a stone instead? Will they who praise and exalt His name With shining faces be put to shame? Will those who trust in a carnal […]