Monthly Archives: August 2014

Playful

As children we danced through the daisies and gazed at the clouds We built castles of blankets and pillows defended by imagined armies The world revolved around us and we delighted in the gifts of each day We ran and … Continue reading

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  Jeremiah 43 The Flight to Egypt

    When Jeremiah finished speaking to all the people all these words of the LORD their God, with which the LORD their God had sent him to them, 2 Azariah son of Hoshaiah and Johanan son of Kareah and … Continue reading

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Drawn in the Current

So much of my life I have tried to set my own course To sail to destinations of my own choosing, charting my path Powering through the waves ignoring the push and the draw But now I sit aimlessly enjoying … Continue reading

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Soft Hearted

We enter into a world full of broken people and shattered stories Am I my brother’s keeper? Who is my neighbor and who can I ignore? Can’t I just send the crowds away with their insatiable appetite and needs? Or … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 42 A Final Prayer And A Final Response

Then all the commanders of the forces, and Johanan son of Kareah and Azariah son of Hoshaiah, and all the people from the least to the greatest, approached 2 the prophet Jeremiah and said, “Be good enough to listen to … Continue reading

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I took my words, my thoughts confined to the ink on a page I took them and bound them within the comforting wrapping An envelope which contained an address and a flowered stamp And from its home in one box … Continue reading

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In the Moment

The past is gone with its joys and sorrows and yet it wants to linger To corrupt the moment with its unanswered questions and haunted moments It wants to continue to speak long after its allotted time has passed It … Continue reading

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