I just can’t seem to sing it away
I can’t stay strong with my own burden.
Imagining Your pain
Brings me to my knees, yearning.
God I’m hurting
My heart is a knot
But not in You
No it’s not
No it’s not
So lost in myself
Tied up in me
I forget how great You are.
I remember only how miserable I am
But I’m not done
He’s still the One.
There’s a fountain that flows
And for all.
By all I mean you.
It’s my Kingdom, it’s Your Kingdom
It’s His Kingdom.
If we get on board,
If we say “Jesus” instead of
We stop caring about our kingdom
And start living for His.
What I mean by
“There’s a fountain that flows
And for all”
Is that you’ll be seeing
He cares for ya.
Listen, my beloved brothers, has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the Kingdom, which he has promised to those who seek him?~James 2:13
He has chosen the poor
I am yours
The word melts on my mouth like a heart-shaped chocolate.
I am being made whole.
Happy Valentine’s Day. Everybody love somebody.
Much of my time is joy, is light
I won’t deny: there too is despair, there is night.
Though rare, there are times
When-a vine-angst climbs.
I am worried about going,
I am worried about throwing
All I have down a funnel,
Down a labyrinth tunnel.
Suddenly cigarettes and sex
Ashes blowing in my face, legs braced
Shine their neon lights, croon a hex
Put in reverse, the Highway to Hell now trace.
The road to Heaven: paved with negative emotions
Then they wash away: holy oceans.
By His breath, now I see
Often I choose death, though for life I am free.
Despite my natural tilt, He
Takes the wickedness away;
He soothes empty guilt, it won’t
Come into play.
He may not stop me
But he lets me decide:
Who will I be?
Which way will I ride?
I am not a romantic, but
Tears of my eyes against Him I can’t hide,
In the midst of my frantic He
Is there by my side.
He is my food
It is He who feeds me
I was saved by His blood
For His blood they may bleed me
In His might and triumph, my Father is good
It is enough: for me Jesus stood.
Once and for all, He wailed, “it is finished!”
Come, Holy Ghost, my spirit replenish.
Rinse my scars with Your sacred flood,
From my eyes remove the vile mud
I pray, I pray
You say, You say:
I am Yahweh, ever faithful
Life in Me, it is plentiful
All earthly pleasure from which I am booted
Are not like the hope in which I am rooted.
Stronger than dark, desperate desires
Are internal, blazing, heavenly fires
He with a brush from every race paints
His own, His precious, His train full of saints.