I would like to clarify that it is not that I like to always sound sadistic and pessimistic as regards this place we call home. I do know of the climate surrounding matters of death, pain and suffering and I know it's not an air people want to breath.Yet for the sake of truth, for … Continue reading This place simply ain’t home
Month: March 2016
Perhaps one of the most dramatic love stories is not to be found among Shakespeare's narrations rather we have it in the Bible. The story of a God who falls in love (not the best phrase to use) with a nation only to be rejected time and again. You see God as a perfect gentleman … Continue reading Desperate love
The Lord who acts beforehand.
But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us (Romans 5:8). Probably what is amazing about Easter to me is the reality that the sacrifice of the cross was made for a people unaware of their need. The Lord was out reconciling us to Himself … Continue reading The Lord who acts beforehand.
Poor sleepy me
***** Do not count this sin on me dear Lord Though of it I am guilty by all legality The sin of my sleepy eyes, my folded arms Indeed am guilty, too guilty even to speak I am ashamed of the poor sleepy me ***** Woe to the whims of warm nights That cheats your … Continue reading Poor sleepy me
I know I am saved
***** As I look on this my Savior Bleeding and dying Beholding of those wounds Looking at those chains I know those were mine ***** It was me to bleed and die To live in futility And die in emptiness But my wrath He took And my wounds he bled ***** Why wouldn't I love … Continue reading I know I am saved
I want to dream
***** Give me a light in the dark of the night Let me see the wonderful glare of the moon Under that glorious sky so my dreams come Ignite the spark, tune the lullaby on, am ready Ready, for now I want to dream ***** I want to close my eyes and look beyond Focus … Continue reading I want to dream
What were you looking for Zacchaeus?
***** Climbing on that sycamore tree in haste As the crowd gathered to follow Him Up in a distance as there Jesus came So I wonder, I seek to understand What were you looking for Zacchaeus? ***** Did you desire to see a prince or a miracle worker? What questions did thou have; what ran … Continue reading What were you looking for Zacchaeus?
If you love God, do love people
***** Is it possible to love God only? Be in love with Him and not love people? Yes, perhaps it is but only in ones mind If you love Him and hear His Word If you love God, you must love people ***** When God calls us to His love, To abide and fellowship with … Continue reading If you love God, do love people
This I told my heart
***** So we had a meeting, sort of a discussion My heart and I; looking at the future This we agreed; o ye heart; be cautious Rest not on your own understanding Delight not on your wisdom so I told my heart ***** Let not my judgement cloud your pretty mind Be careful that in us … Continue reading This I told my heart
Here comes, the bridegroom of the church
***** Here he comes with a multitude of angels He who breaks through the clouds in might, Thunder and trumpets ring His music, And the whole of creation serenades His coming Here He comes, the bridegroom of the church ***** Where did these wounds thou get my Lord? From whence did you get these scars … Continue reading Here comes, the bridegroom of the church