Monthly Archives: March 2021
One Day At A Time
Not just one drug but all I can name She knows her friends are not friends Guys she believed were friends and sad at the same time gave her drugs There was a cost She started selling drugs She was caught She now offers personal favors for drugs I stopped by her attic apartment bringingContinue reading “One Day At A Time”
He tells me “The Drink” has taken over my life Years of his own praying did not end the habit. He continues I was fighting “The Drink” when we met He asked me to pray for him Ministers I confided in have prayed for me This will sound strange I hope you will understand GodContinue reading “The Drink”
Jesus, can you fix my broken day?
My morning seems broken Did not want to get out of bed Food has no flavor I swallow multivitamins instead of eating I stare out the window it is peaceful out there but very cold I will stay in turn the phone off It is a day to be alone with my thoughts to directContinue reading “Jesus, can you fix my broken day?”
I Am Not Perfect
If I don’t ask you for help I may never begin nor finish a project I wonder what others will think if it “just isn’t perfect” I read you can never be perfect nothing is ever perfect What I write will not be perfect My prayers to you won’t be perfect Jesus, help me beContinue reading “I Am Not Perfect”
Jesus, help me off this merry go round
I feel I am at an amusement park ready to be thrown off a merry-go-round I am trying to keep up with life with the obligations I have accepted Help me set down the things others have asked of me I cannot stand much longer under the weight of the demands Help me set downContinue reading “Jesus, help me off this merry go round”
Jesus, will you help me as I give flowers to people in the parking lot?
Jesus, you see the lonely people in this parking lot going home without love? Today, I bought two dozen roses to give away. I’m depending on you to lead me to those who need a spark of love. I need you to point out twenty-four people needing love. I have a red rose for eachContinue reading “Jesus, will you help me as I give flowers to people in the parking lot?”
Jesus, I’m Scared When I Wake Up
I do not know why I feel dread when I awaken like something wrong is going to happen Maybe I feel like I am not right with you, Jesus Did I ask for forgiveness for the wrongs of yesterday Christianity is messy for me at times I have habits I am trying to break IContinue reading “Jesus, I’m Scared When I Wake Up”
Thank You For Being My Friend
You walked with me even to places I should never have been You watched as I did things that were just wrong You allowed me to trip and fall so I would look for a different path Angels protected me The angels talked & walked & laughed All that time I thought they were humanContinue reading “Thank You For Being My Friend”