Refresh My Spirit, Lord

An Original Work / August 8, 2011 Based off of Psalm 51 & Matthew 11:28-30 Refresh my spirit, Lord. Revive my heart today. Move me to serve You, Lord in all I do and say. Be my heart’s one desire; my spirit set on fire In pure devotion, Lord, to love you and obey. Create … Continue reading Refresh My Spirit, Lord

When Miracles Don’t Happen

An Original Work / June 28, 2018 When miracles don’t happen Exactly when we hoped, And things go on as normal; We don’t know how to cope; When troubles, disappointments, Are foll’wing us around, And sadness starts to linger, And gladness turns to frowns; When all the world around us Is turning upside down, And … Continue reading When Miracles Don’t Happen

Calm Reassurance

Have you ever gone through something that you felt was just too overwhelming for you, and you didn’t know how you would survive? Something, perhaps so devastating, that you just didn’t know which way to turn next? You wondered how you would make it. Perhaps you even wondered if God was with you, and if … Continue reading Calm Reassurance

Unjust Suffering

Do you ever just want to run away from your circumstances? Or, do you call out to God in your suffering, and beg for deliverance from it all? The pain of all you are going through just seems so overwhelming, and so you want relief. You want it all to be over, gone, done away … Continue reading Unjust Suffering

Battles of the Mind

My Enemies Trample Psalm 56:1-4 ESV Be gracious to me, O God, for man tramples on me; all day long an attacker oppresses me; my enemies trample on me all day long, for many attack me proudly. When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God … Continue reading Battles of the Mind

When Darkness Hides

Psalm 143:1-4 NASB Hear my prayer, O Lord, Give ear to my supplications! Answer me in Your faithfulness, in Your righteousness! And do not enter into judgment with Your servant, For in Your sight no man living is righteous. For the enemy has persecuted my soul; He has crushed my life to the ground; He … Continue reading When Darkness Hides

In God Only

Psalm 73:25 ESV Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you. Other humans are going to fail us at one time or another, because we are all clay. We are all flesh and blood. Not one of us can ever say we have never sinned. … Continue reading In God Only

Go and Sin No More

John 8:1-6a ESV But Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. Early in the morning he came again to the temple. All the people came to him, and he sat down and taught them. The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst they … Continue reading Go and Sin No More