What a Birthday Means to Me

As I think about this time of year and what is celebrated, I think about the One we celebrate, who He is and the hope He gives us. Seeing that His birthday is celebrated by so many this day, I thought it fitting to share this with you.   A birthday is a new beginning,…

The Smile

  This is a poem that I wrote in high school. I was waiting for my typing class to start and this poem was my “hustle” while I waited. 🙂   As I sat there, a frown on my face, A fellow walked by and flashed me a smile. A smile, I thought, those are good…

Mama, Teach Me God’s Laws

Tonight, I had an interesting discussion with my kids, well, one in particular, but the others were in and out of the conversation. In the conversation my now six year old son made the comment about how he didn’t know God’s laws. You know, in a lot of ways, this kind of jolted me because…

Winter

This is another poem that I wrote in high school. I had a lot of fun with this one!   I walked complacent as an angel, Down my favorite lane— My heart swelling with pure bliss. When a friend of mine came down a silver staircase, And gave my cheek a kiss.   We’ve been friend…