I am the Second Criminal

I am the second criminal. On Good Friday, I always read the account of Jesus’ arrest, beating, and crucifixion. I need to. I must look squarely into the face of His love and be confronted by it. It is too easy to gloss over and forget the depths Jesus went to to rescue the souls…

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Second Sunday Song: Hosanna

SONG: It’s Palm Sunday! Holy Week begins now and I am sharing a song this week that has been immensely powerful in my life. God used this song to speak specific truth to my heart three years ago. At the time I didn’t understand it, but He is slowly revealing it to me by the…

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Second Sunday Song: Even So Come (Lord Jesus)

SONG: Here we are, nearly two weeks into the Lenten season already. Lent is a time to reflect on Jesus and His sacrifice. But, praise God, He is returning someday too! ¬†Even So Come by Chris Tomlin reminds us that Jesus Christ will return soon, this time as the Bridegroom. We, the Church are His…

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Saturday Morning

I don’t think I’ve written a poem since 1994 when I was in a creative writing class. I teach poetry as a high school English teacher, but the writing of it has lain dormant all these years. On Saturday morning, the inspiration came and I answered the call. Methinks I’ll write more poems soon…I rather…

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Second Sunday Song: Christ the Rock

SONG: Oh boy. The Lord has really been challenging me lately. This song captures so much of what is going on in my heart and mind. Frankly, the lyrics speak for themselves. Please listen to this song as you consider Him, His greatness, His mercy, His love. He is all we need. Choose to stand,…

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