The Cardinal’s Tune

Lord this world seems so big And I’m here so small And to this song that you gave me No one’s listening at all But when I looked out the door To a tree down my street I saw one red cardinal At the top take his seat And with all of his might He…

Becoming a Water Walker

He said, “Come.” So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water and came to Jesus. Matthew 14:29 ESV When I first became a Christian, I was baptized in a swimming pool behind the church. That might seem strange for some people, but in Arizona having a church pool was not strange at all because…

Questions From a Writer’s Journal

I find as I grow older that I still don’t know the answers to the questions that I had when I was younger but am more at peace with not knowing. But I am discovering along the way that the Holy Spirit is helping me to begin asking some of the right questions. I thought…

A Little Firefly

 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven. Matthew 5:15 KJV One of my favorite old time songs from church is “This Little Light of Mine. It reminds me of a night when our boys were small, and we lived in…

A Little Daffodil

A little yellow daffodil Was born one April day And with a smile poked out her head And shouted, “Spring! Hooray!” I’ve come to open up my blooms No time to waste or hide And Then I have to grow my leaves And stretch roots on every side But when the sun was called to…