Our Home at the End of the Way

To follow our Jesus one step at a time Keep pace with His slow steady stride Hold tight in the shadows our dear Shepherd’s hand Let the touch of His rod be your guide   We trust Him because with a baby’s small feet He walked onto Bethlehem’s street And He followed until on a…

Tree of Calvary

Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Philippians 3:13-14 ESV This week on the election day, my wife spent almost…

The Fringe of His Garment

At the fringe of the garment of Jesus Was a place that was humble and low And a Master so Holy yet gentle All the years of her searching He knows While she presses through crowds Jesus lingered No one noticed her there in that place But there at the hem of His garment She…

No Need To Knock

No need to knock on Jesus’ door It’s open all the time Though He will surely knock on ours As He is passing by And looks in through our windowpane To see an empty spot That at our kitchen table sits And our food fresh cooked and hot And asks if He may enter in…

Faith in Flight

Faith in Flight  An Ibis is so strange a bird While it looks about for worms Its crooked neck bent down to peck Like chickens on our farm But if they start to spread their wings And fly up to the skies Together sweep in gliding grace To show God’s grace that hides And wait…