Aftershock

Earthquake Ground shake Foundation break Devastate Firm structure Fragile bones Years to build In seconds gone Steps unsure Nothing sure Shock Wait Move where Do what Who’s left What to trust Take steps Make ground Then comes Second round Not done Third comes Fourth Fifth Waves Like aftershock Knocked back down Get up again How […]

A Resolve to Resolve

I’m that person that always makes a New Years goal or two, and within two weeks- make that two days, I’m usually already caving and eating an entire box of Oreos. I’m the person who decided to read 20 books in a year and can’t even finish one. I’m the person who loves fresh starts, […]

A Weapon You Can’t Fight Without

It’s game time. They’ve been waiting, practicing, preparing for this moment for almost 500 years. After the death of their beloved and trusted leader, Moses, the children of Israel looked to their newly appointed leader for instructions in this enormous task ahead of them. All of Israel was looking to Joshua now, and Joshua was […]

Vanity or Eternity?

What has been is what will be, and what has been done is what will be done, and there is nothing new under the sun. Is there a thing of which it is said, “See, this is new?” It has been already, in the ages before us. Solomon (Ecc 1:9-10) I have wanted to start […]