Tag Archives: Peace

Sleep

Sleep, remembering the love shared with many dear ones gone before. Sleep, after the countless hours you have given all you had. Sleep, after the nurture you’ve delivered in the world. Sleep, from investing yourself so you would have to … Continue reading

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Settle Into Peace

Keep me settled. Here I stand in The Lord, beloved. My grip opens and the sum of my fear is carried off on thanksgiving’s wings. Thanksgiving for boundless grace, for sanctification amidst unrighteousness, for favor, despite sin dwelling inside. Now … Continue reading

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Sunbeam

This morning’s chill prompted layers of clothing and woolen slippers. Early autumn mornings are a transition of body and mind. This day the sun rises unobstructed and the bright beams streaming through the window toast me where they touch. As … Continue reading

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Morning Joy

Morning… looking out the east window over years of brush grown wild and through the carefully placed trees along two neighbors’ driveways the early autumn landscape frames a miniature arched space illumined by the rising sun through which I see … Continue reading

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Sound Machine

I love the calm of a steady known breath that reaffirms life beside you; it’s familiar rhythm, gentle soothing respiration, a comfort in quiet hours. robin, 2013

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Sleep Snatcher

Sleep snatcher, enemy, get away from me! My Father gives faith for the day and you want me to play your futile worry game. Fearful situations are easy to conjure and you want me to forget the years my Father … Continue reading

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Imagine That

Imagination can take you places you were never meant to know, filling gaps that won’t stay closed. Imagination can not fulfill the longing of a soul, in fact, it expands the hole. It’s not a wise choice to imagine a … Continue reading

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