Something’s Missing

By |March 1st, 2012|

Isn’t serving God suppose to be a joyful affair?

What’s with this place, why is there no joy here?

 

Isn’t singing and praising God supposed to make you feel happy?

Then why does my soul often feel so crabby?

 

Shouldn’t there be love here, so prevalent and strong?

Then why does everything feel so wrong?

 

Why is my body here? But […]

Thriving Church

By |January 3rd, 2012|

Hey “Thriving Church”

Filled to the brim

Sunday school operative

All ministries booming

Small groups active

Hip hip hooray

Opps, you missed one

Some ones on their way

Out

Why are they leaving?

Was it something you said?

Or did they feel invisible

When they were hoping instead

To be seen, to be noticed

To feel cared about

Did you make them feel loved?

Did you extinguish their doubt?

 

His Word:

1 If […]

Body of Christ

By |January 3rd, 2012|

In the Body of Christ

How could one go hungry?

How could one be without vocation?

Have no home, no where to sleep, no location

How could one be tormented, hurting, wishing they were dead?

And the Body not comfort them

Raise them up instead

How could we be so self-absorbed and be a part of this Body?

How could we be conceited?

What […]

A Story of Low Self-Esteem

By |February 20th, 2010|

Walked into the church of God

With my eyes to the floor

Nervous, worried

Wandering what I came here for

As the congregation sang

I kept my lips zipped

As the congregation danced

I kept quiet

To the altar they called those

dealing with issues

I felt my God calling me

But I was afraid to let them see

Me, as weak and as defeated as can […]