Humble on a Donkey

from Zechariah 9:9-13 Verse 1 Prisoner down in sin’s dry pit Let Jesus set you free from it His shed blood: God’s covenant Restores your life when you repent Chorus Here comes our King, humble on a donkey If you think that sounds kind of funky That’s OK ’cause what you think don’t change Him … More Humble on a Donkey

Set Your Mind

from Colossians 3:1-2 Verse 1 You are a gem in God’s collection He crafted you with deep affection Though you were flawed made His selection Chose you to wear His Son’s perfection Chorus Set your mind, set your mind on things above Fill your heart, fill your heart with God’s great love His righteousness fits … More Set Your Mind

Ode to Flu Season

Luke 10:9 Heal the sick in it and say to them, ‘The kingdom of God has come near to you.’ (ESV) Sickness sinks my spirit Sucks away my vim Feasts on me. Can’t forget This world was cursed by sin Healing like a portal Brings God’s kingdom down Bathes this basking mortal In the light of heaven’s Sun … More Ode to Flu Season

Let There Be Light

from Genesis 1:1-5, Matthew 4:16, John 8:12, I Peter 2:9, 2 Corinthians 4:6 Verse 1 When God made the world with nothing in it Darkness dawned down on the face of the deep The Father, Son and Holy Spirit Spoke these words with power the dark to defeat Chorus Let there be light Light to fight … More Let There Be Light

Useless to Useful:

an Ecclesiastes-like Journey of a Modern Woman The Baker Scrumptious, crispy cookies Crafted on a whim Gave a jolt of happy When they all said, “Mmmm!” Recipes galore Chocolate, Mocha, Pumpkin Butterscotch then S’more Terrific taste slam dunkin’! Each triumph in the kitchen Brought me more acclaim But still my heart was wishin’ For longer … More Useless to Useful:

Why Naomi’s Song?

Loss hurts. In these past few months, I have cringed as friend after friend suffered loss. Three couples have miscarried. Several church friends and my neighbor have suddenly lost a parent. Cancer killed a 26-year-old cousin of my husband. Smaller losses hurt too: pets, jobs, friends. As I have wept with those who weep, my … More Why Naomi’s Song?