Two Men in a Storm

I posted this poem last year but in light of the daily death tolls drubbing on our minds; I thought that maybe this little verse will help as you face yours. Two Men in Two Storms Two men went down to the sea one day Paul in chains and Jonah running away “I need to…

Two Men and Two Boats

Two Men in Two Boats To the sea one day two men went down Paul as a prisoner and Jonah skipping town “I’m out of here!” was all Jonah could say Then he slept through the storm when he should have prayed   But prisoner Paul cried to God in his boat Till an angel…

But we will be saved!

But now I urge you to keep up your courage, because not one of you will be lost; only the ship will be destroyed. Acts 27:22 When Paul spoke these words the men on the ship had lost all hope of survival. Their bodies were totally exhausted from weeks of frantic effort, lack of sleep…

God’s Open Door

  In the ancient Macedonian city of Philippi, Paul and Silas found themselves at the epicenter of an earthquake that changed not only their own his lives; but the future of Christianity in the West. Previous to their travel there; Paul had a dream of a Macedonian man calling for help and so had obediently…

Comfort and Joy

In the church my dad attended years ago they loved singing: The Comforter has come, the Comforter has come! The Holy Ghost from Heav’n, the Father’s promise giv’n; Oh, spread the tidings ’round, wherever man is found— The Comforter has come!    Frank Bottome 1890 God is near to comfort. But if we look to…