Why Would Anyone Want To Be a Poet?

Why Would Anyone Want To Be a Poet? First, besides Robert Frost and William Shakespeare few poets ever make enough money to pay the bills much less support a family: so why would anyone choose to be a poet? Secondly, few people even read anything anymore, beyond text messages and posts on social media. But…

Has He Washed Your Feet?

Peter said to him, “You shall never wash my feet.” Jesus answered him, “If I do not wash you, you have no share with me.” John 13:8 ESV Peter was shocked that Jesus would kneel and wash his dirty feet. This was unheard of. How could Jesus their master and teacher be willing to wash their…

A Lullaby Praise

Back when our boys were small they loved hearing a small poem titled Singing Time by Rose Fyleman and so one day I was inspired to turn the words into a lullaby for them adding two additional verses and a chorus. My featured image today is the boys about when I wrote the song for…

When We Always Praise

I will bless the Lord at all times. His praise shall continually be in my mouth. Psalm 34:1 ESV I love taking early morning walks as an extension of my quiet time with God. I especially enjoy watching and taking photos of all the different birds as they begin their days. Some stand by the…

Seasons of Song – Poetry

For those who have followed this blog for a while you’ll remember that I sometimes post some of my original verses which have also been published in various periodicals and a few are original songs which appear in my Youtube channel. This year God put it on my heart compile a collection of those poems…