Lightning Fast

I calm myself, receive your peace, then close you come to me I think back on my journey and a golden memory A time when all things seemed to be just as they ought to be I rehearse the feelings and the thoughts and suddenly I see You were there beside me though I’d yet to bond with […]

Attachment Love

God made me for attachment love A forever bond that’s true This helps me know my truest self Someone sticks to me like glue Into native love and peace I lean And my circuits come online All at once our thoughts are shared They’re both human and Divine In his new book Renovated, Dr. Jim […]

The Breath and the Voice

The Breath and the Voice came as one to create And God’s order from chaos emerged His first temple was built for all made to enjoy As God’s Word caused the realms to converge The Word spoke again and pointed the way To a tree meant to mingle our lives But we hardened our hearts […]

The Gift

No one knows the thoughts of God except the Holy Spirit Who searches out the heart of God and things hidden within it He comprehends the secret wisdom of the mind of Christ Possessing glory all its own that rulers underpriced But oh the things God has prepared for those who will abide No eye […]

Love To Hear

Though our tries seem hit and miss The heart of God to hear It doesn’t mean He’s holding back We can rise above this fear Our yearnings bid us deeper To be grateful and draw near Gracious parents share their hearts When their children love to hear One of my adult sons recently sat me […]

Breathing Prayer

So glad that You’ve married breathing and prayer Left alone I’d know not what to say But since it is You that made me alive You have promised to help me to pray Just as I’m living I’m calling on You When I breathe I am praying Your name I inhale the gentle wind … […]


Let joy arise oh my soul You are not alone Hope appears when our eyes meet Peace remains when You seem gone There is a rhythm of engagement and rest woven into the fabric of all healthy relationships. With mutual and coordinated engagement comes the crescendo of joy. After all, joy is relational in its […]

Being Known by God

“…we know that ‘all of us possess knowledge.’ This ‘knowledge’ puffs up, but love builds up. If anyone imagines that he knows something, he does not yet know as he ought to know. But if anyone loves God, he is known by God.”‭‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭8:1b-3‬ ‭ESV‬‬ We, as followers of Jesus, often and boldly testify to […]