Animal Within

Animal Within

The animal within A beast I’m not to tame But this indwelling sin Is dragon to be slain  For out of its dark lair Comes all defilement Consuming this worm’s fare Is death by increment  I have to kill these lusts But saying is not so By God’s Spirit I must Wage war...
Lost & Found

Lost & Found

Chaos reigns in shadow dwelling Overwhelmed by all the yelling I’m doubtful of the way Muddled thoughts of this existence Hardened heart full of resistance I’m left in cold dismay Now warmth filters through breaking cloud My feet settle on the firm ground Peace flows...
No Distinction: The Impartiality of God

No Distinction: The Impartiality of God

In the beginning all was good In harmony with God it stood Fashioned by his sure hand And God made man in his image Walked with him and gave great priv’lege All put to man’s command Now his first breath was life for all Likewise his faith failure our fall For we were...
The Way of Love

The Way of Love

The Spirit’s gifts we should pursue His greater gifts display By means we don’t come quickly to But a more exc’llent way For lack of love all tongues amount To a chaotic din To give all, even life poured out Without love is no win Prophetic powers might dwell in me A...
An Honest Mind’s Reward

An Honest Mind’s Reward

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?” (John 11:25-26) There was a time when doubts crept in Through...