Life in the Fast Lane, [Rest]

“Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul, Like a weaned child with his mother; Like a weaned child is my soul within me.” Psalm 131:1 “We are going as fast as we can, living life at a dizzying speed, and God is nowhere to be found. We’re not rejecting God; we just don’t have time for him. We’veContinue reading “Life in the Fast Lane, [Rest]”

The Desiderata

Desiderata (Latin: “desired things”, plural of desideratum) is a 1927 prose poem by American writer Max Ehrmann (1872-1945). It exhorts the reader to “be at peace with God, whatever you conceive Him to be”, and to “keep peace with your soul”. “With all its sham, drudgery, and broken dreams,” wrote Ehrmann, “it is still aContinue reading “The Desiderata”

My Dear Child – A Letter from God

My Dear Child, I see that you are trying to be just as good as you can be but what you clearly do not see is you can’t do this without Me I know that you are wondering why I do not stop what makes you cry but if on Me you will rely everyContinue reading “My Dear Child – A Letter from God”

A Declared Trust

I once scorned ev’ry fearful thought of death. When it was but the end of pulse and breath, But now my eyes have seen that past the pain There is a world that’s waiting to be claimed. Earthmaker, Holy, let me now, depart, For living’s such a temporary art. And dying is but getting dressedContinue reading “A Declared Trust”