Empty

  Empty is what we lack, The place to be filled with wonder.   Empty is what we are missing.   For we fill the empty ourselves, We fill the empty with lesser lovers, While true love waits outside.   Outside our empty waits what we lack.   We lack room  to be filled for … More Empty

A Prayer For Now

A prayer for Now Lead me Lord*, Now While there’s yet life and presence, Before the diminishing that is yesterday. Lead me not in the fantasy that is tomorrow, Lead me while it is yet today. Show forth your purpose and your will, Your presence and Spirit in me, through me now! Lead me Lord … More A Prayer For Now

Dappled Light

  Dappled light with the razor’s edge of cutting shadows, Dawn has gone now; morning yet wanes.   Place within my skull a new thought; a new appreciation of your work, Your hand in my life and my time.   Rip away the fog and dismay that are my thoughts, My actions and plans are … More Dappled Light

Flayed

Flayed before the throne of God, My heart, My soul, This emerging, this growth, this transformation It is hard, but good. Flayed before the throne of God, Gratefully; Truth manifest as the flesh quivers before His power, I am undone, yet he is released. It is good with my soul, It is good.   william mark … More Flayed

Eternity Waits; two

. Eternity waits.   It waits longingly for those trapped in time,   Eternity waits.   It waits for all troubled souls, The broken-hearted, The wanderer’s longing for a home,   Eternity waits.   It waits for the faithful, Waits for the hopeful, Waits for the lonely,   Eternity waits.   It waits for us … More Eternity Waits; two