Put the Cross before the crown Mercy before the sacrificing Humility before your pride Stillness before taking action Saving others is your mission Not your ego to be right But showing people Gods pure light Prayer before the fight Making what was wrong right Giving who was once blind sight Only then will we take … Continue reading The Cross Before the Crown
Reality bludgeons its way; forces one awake to all hearts dismay, it exposes our dreams as fake We trudge ahead on dismal paths, craving to go back; back to the realm of starlit muse we would if we could so choose Down the troden road we plod, we subsist in such drudgery we are introduced … Continue reading Dreaming While Awake
If you want to change minds you must first transform hearts. The brain has always been a bit slow to what the heart knows.
The proof of eternity in Heaven is in the stars.
“Not to be served, but to serve”, a mission that has been handed down from God Himself. Based on the two readings, “The Drum Major Instinct” by Martin Luther King Jr. and “The Lovers of the Poor” by Gwendolyn Brooks, I believe that this mission to serve others is about humility; making others more important … Continue reading You Have Been Served
Maybe it's not about what they've done, but how we're reacting to it. It's about them, not us. What we say or do, by reacting in such a manner, it defines us, not them. If they push the barriers and we scream and yell, it only proves to them what they already believed. If we … Continue reading Persecuted for Your Beliefs?
Never Forget the steps taken We trudged and toiled a lot Never Forget the bricks laid down To cover the land where they fought Never Forget the lives wasted Because people didn’t know how to talk Never Forget the price we payed Just to have a thought Never Forget the mistakes we made We destroyed … Continue reading Never Forget
When life seems to throw many different, yet similarly difficult obstacles in your path, and you believe perhaps that God has abandoned you, and you're tired of hearing how struggles make us stronger and wonder where Gods help is, think of life like it gives you many unexpected, and difficult pop quizzes that you think … Continue reading The Pop Quizzes of Life; Where is God?
Fear was once my GPS: personally adjusted to avoid road blocks and tolls with precise accuracy so that I would never stray from the set path in front of me, the one I had chosen. It wasn't until much later that I realized that sometimes fear doesn't always keep me safe by avoiding stressors, sometimes … Continue reading Let Hope Guide
If one knew for sure how and exactly when their hopes would be answered, then praying, wishing and hoping would be rendered inconsequential. The point of hoping and wishing for better, is that we must be patient enough to let it happen. What would we gain if we were handed out answers without having to … Continue reading The point of a prayer and a hope