I Have Saved Them

God, why did you have to take my loved one from me? My heart is breaking. My child, I do not take. I save. The one you loved has not left you. They are embedded in your heart for eternity so that you will remember their love. They have not gone; they have returned toContinue reading “I Have Saved Them”

It Is Not Your Time

God, this life is too much. Please bring me home. My child, it is not your time yet. You still have much to learn and do. You yet have tasks ahead of you. Trust in me as I have a plan for you, for all my children. We will be united again when the timeContinue reading “It Is Not Your Time”

In My Sorrow

In my sorrowI feel losstears cascade down my cheeksyet I have known joy My sadness, a signthat I have lovedand have been lovedand lost In my sorrowI feel emptybut also I feel hopethat love will turn the tide My longing, a signthat I have not quita simple beliefthat things can still change In my sorrow,Continue reading “In My Sorrow”

The Unanswered Door

I stand therein my stubbornnesscalling until my voice is harshthroat soretears fallingto an unanswered plea I pound loudlyon the doorthat does not openknuckles bruisedbroken and bleedingtrying to force a way Please open the doorhear meyet, the door remains closedbarred to medespite my wantit will not open I do not seecannot move pastmy own want andContinue reading “The Unanswered Door”

For I Will Praise Him

For I will praise Him in the stormas the thunder rolls on byas the lightning flashes wildlyand floodwaters get too high Chorus:I will praise HimI will praise Himevery day I live I will praise HimI will praise Himwith all, I have to give Yes, I will praise Him in the stormthough my fear still ragesContinue reading “For I Will Praise Him”

You Are Not Lost

God, please help me. I feel so lost and don’t know what to do. No one is ever lost, my child. As long as you hold faith in your soul, you will have hope in your heart, for I am with you always. Let my light shine for you so that you will know theContinue reading “You Are Not Lost”

Lost But Not Alone

I was lostin my sorrowsadnessraining down face No words existedto erase the painbut hope found me stillin this lonely place Grace reminded me of loveand gratitude arrivedon the wings of my prayera reminder that hope remains Faith stood stronglifting me upout of the depths of despairmy guardian Angel holding the reigns “It is okay toContinue reading “Lost But Not Alone”

52 Sundays You Shall Write

A callingwrite, my childwrite my lettersfor 52 Sundaysa giftfor youfor the world. And so it came to be that for one year, I penned the letters given unto me, before each letter a prayer. A prayer to surround me with God’s loving light and to send the words for His people to hear. From weekContinue reading “52 Sundays You Shall Write”

You Must Love Yourself First

Why can’t I find love, God? I love you, my child, and I will always love you. Before someone can love you fully, you must love yourself first. You are loveable because you come from me; I created you as an expression of my love. You are unique and beautiful. Remind yourself of this everyContinue reading “You Must Love Yourself First”

The Tears I’ve Shed

The tears I’ve shed,so many,enough to fill a river,and then some. They flow freely,releasing my sorrow,until it pools,silently at my feet. When they dry,sorrow has dissipated,but not erased,they will come once more. They hurt,they heal,they gather,they fall. Like silent dropsin an ocean,unseen,unheard. Yet, I will savour my tearsfor in their releasingcomes a knowing,that I lovedContinue reading “The Tears I’ve Shed”