Waits Past the Door

Waits Past the Door He the Good Shepherd we must learn to trust Through the valley of shadows and fears His is the word and a rod and a staff That comforts in weakness and fears Then to His banqueting table prepared Where a cup full of blessing awaits While my enemies watch His sure…

Made For Life

Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, bright as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb through the middle of the street of the city; also, on either side of the river, the tree of life with its twelve kinds of fruit, yielding its fruit each month. The leaves of the tree were for…

Where is Our Hope?

Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I But when the trees bow down their heads The wind is passing by Excerpt from Who Has Seen the Wind? by Christina Rossetti I’m not much for remembering long pages of flowing verse from Dylan Thomas or T.S. Elliott, but what stays with me are tiny…

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…

Our Heavenly 911

The salvation of the righteous is from the Lord; he is their stronghold in the time of trouble. The Lord helps them and delivers them… Psalm 37:39-40a Calling God our helper has gotten a bad name as some have misinterpreted this as if it meant treating God like an assistant or employee. But the Hebrew…