Weird Strength

There’s a weird Strength about the Holy Spirit, Strength to love those you don’t like, Strength to keep quiet when you want to thrash...

Walk Away

“Don’t walk away”, He warns me. “From the people I have placed in your life.” “But I only end up hurting them, Father. Everytime I be...

For those moments…

Depression doesn’t dawn on you with a warning, It doesn’t check if you have a support system in place. And no matter how efficient you...

Show up!

I remember the wilderness, I remember like it was yesterday. I remember crying out day and night, I remember holding back sobs, I...

Be aware!

You stay beside me, As I go through my day. Through the moments that I sit still, And the moments I rush by. Every single thought on my...

Spend time in prayer!

Spend time in prayer, Spend time in prayer, Said they, the Saints of old. Oh How I wish, I could draw back the curtain, To step in to...

Providence

Providence doesn’t feel like a gift, Sometimes it feels like Charity, And I don’t like being a charity case. I don’t like hand me...

Give Grace to Yourself

“Give grace to youself, To the parts of you that still hurt, To the parts that still need time to heal, To those flaws you can’t seem to...

Courage

It takes courage, To sit quietly with my thoughts, To be okay with the mess that I might find inside my head. To accept myself for all...

Feel Free.

When you have waited long enough, Carried the burden long enough, You might come to a point – A point where you wonder if all that you...

I Got You!

“The world is falling apart”, I say with a sigh. To my Father in Heaven, Who replies with a chuckle, A chuckle nonetheless. “The world...

Can You!?

You knew this was gonna happen, didn’t you Father?! All this pain, Every migrant who had to walk home. Every child who was stuck home...

Living hurts!

Living hurts! All the hate, the pain and the injustice, Seems like this world will never run out of these. Have we run out of love?! Have...

I am His.

Call unto me, And I will answer you, He says. When trouble comes knocking, I will rescue you, He says. With relief and peace, Filling my...

Hold light

Lord, teach me to hold light To my dreams and delights, And hold on tight To you instead. Hold light, For the Cross will clash with your...

Will you let me?!

You come looking to me for answers, You come knocking on heaven’s doors, To plead your case and pry open my fingers for more. Stop...

Is this!?

Is this the consequence of our evil, of centuries past? Or our negligent and lethargic stewardship of planet earth? Is this justice being...

I see you!

I see you, He says, With your head bowed down And the tears you refuse to shed, I see them all and I don’t walk away. I see you in your...

Blood stained hands

Oh, my blood stained hands! If only I would remember them, Before I indulge in sin. If only the sound of the whiplash, Would resound in...

The Lord of time

The Lord of time, Stood still by my side, And whispered unto me, “Peace, My child, Remember I still control time.” The days before you...