Category Archives: Poems

Darkness

Just a quick sketch of how I’ve been feeling lately. If you’re fighting, friend, you’re not alone. Find someone to talk to. Find someone to make you fight when you feel you can’t go on. The darkness closes in, but … Continue reading

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Hold On a Little Longer

I wrote this one mostly for me. Hope you enjoy. O weary soul, O troubled one, Why are you so cast down? Why so brokenhearted? Why do you wear a frown? The cares of life weigh heavy, And they’ve burdened … Continue reading

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Trophy of Grace

“God loves to take despised, broken, messy situations and people and use them as trophies of grace.” -Brent Deedrick Despised, broken, rejected, and used- A disaster of my own making. Bruised, battered, tired, and afraid- A fragile mess, constantly breaking. … Continue reading

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Come As You Are

I was back in my college group at Heritage tonight, and it was like coming home. I felt like I really met God there. I’ve been going through a really rough time spiritually this summer, and being back at Heritage … Continue reading

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From “Memoir and Remains of Robert Murray M’Cheyne”

“Chosen not for good in me, Wakened up from wrath to flee, Hidden in the Savior’s side, By the Spirit sanctified. Teach me, Lord, on earth to show, By my love, how much I owe.” -Robert Murray M’Cheyne

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As You Are

Come unto Me, all ye that labor and are heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. -Matthew 11:28 It matters not where you are, Nor where you’ve been, At the top of the mountain Or the edge of the end. … Continue reading

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Broken Little Angel

Broken little angel, How have you fallen so fast? You used to be the first in line, And now you fall in last. Broken little angel, How have you fallen so far? You used to be the bravest And the … Continue reading

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