Dad’s War Verses

Several years ago our daughter-in-law, Deborah lovingly took the time as a gift to my Dad to put together a privately printed collections of his poetry. Most of these were written while he was first in basic training just before the war and then several others while he was in Europe. Sadly that copy was…

What I Remember

I can’t remember growing so old Or losing my hair But they say that I’m there I can’t remember not being young To always run…oOh such fun! But then I’ve walked with Him Who gave breath to man Who filled the oceans And counted their sands Who laughed at years As they hurried past His…

Welcoming Children

If the Bible doesn’t fit Your life style choice today And those pesky 10 commandments Are definitely passe Then who made all your rules That tell you what’s PC? And what is really good or bad And says what has to be? But if God is still creator And Jesus is His Son And the…

My Winter Garden

Queen Lily she is resting Underneath her frozen bed While sister Iris covered in snow Shakes her sleepy head The daffodils start snoring While the tulips pray for Spring And Rose patiently puts on her robe of ice Till the robin flies home on May’s wings And the Father of Gardens smiles lovingly down Through…

Heavenly Calling

Sometimes He is calling To quicken our pace As we press towards the goal Of our heavenly race Other days He just asks That we linger and rest And to walk by His side Through the shadow of death Then to us comes the hour In His almighty plan That we march into battle Underneath…