The Gentle Way of Love

February 18, 2015

 *

Light in the darkness
Peace in the midst of the storm
Joy larger than circumstance
Hope impossible
For those who believe in love
Death will have no hold on us

*

Love demonstrated
A life well lived speaks loudest
I have decided
Today I will choose to trust
My heart, soul and mind in HIm

*

I will name the enemy
The lie handed down to me
The empty dark way
My mother and father lived
And lost what really mattered

*

You are who they lost
Without love at the center
Everything breaks down
Religion; psycho-babble
Are built on the empty way

*

Love’s the foundation
Peace is the gift that’s given
Work of the Spirit
Modeled in one man who loved
Courageous, gentle and kind

*

You’re loved by God
The master truth of God comes
To those seeking truth
Who have the courage to stand
Who believe they are worth it

*

After winter spring will come
After death you will be raised
One came to overcome death
And give life to all

*

Darkness called me to seek light
Pain called me to seek healing
Through failure came forgiveness
Love came through a man

*

David, King of Israel stated: “Give us aid against the enemy, for the help of man is worthless. With God we will gain the victory, and he will trample down our enemies.” Psalm 108:12
*
“Delta Blues From Darkness to LIght” is available at Amazon/Kindle for $0.99 cents.
http://www.coachinglifematters.com/delta-blues.html

Advertisements

Good Conversation

January 13, 2015

*

Good conversation
Is available to all
Who will receive love

*

One person I will talk to
Is the one who initiates
Who reaches out with kindness
In the little things

*

This person I discovered
Is willing to listen well
And is full of surprises
Begins in silence

*

It’s hard to be still
The noise of the “to do” list
Imprisons my soul
And stops me from seeing me
And the one who loves me so

*

I get sick of me
I’m the root of the problem
The one who loves me says “Stop!”
“Be still and listen”
The God who made you loves you
His only Son gave His life

*

I decided to trust Him
Take His word rather than mine
Enter this love covenant
Respond to His gift

*

He gave me His Spirit of Peace
The forgiveness I longed for
Conversation I needed
Based on a promise

*

This resurrection promise
Has the power to change things
And restore my wounded soul
He knocks at the door

*

It’s a daily thing
I practice with discipline
A choice I can make

*

“Behold, I stand at the door”
Is the voice I’ll listen to
I will enter His Presence
And rest in His Love

*

True words are powerful. They set a person free to be fully alive inside. I train to live from the inside out as a way of life. God, Creator of the Universe made us in His image. He made it clear by the love demonstrated through His Son that we are His priority. Every person counts with God. He always listens and responds uniquely to each person who calls out in response to His Love. I believe with all my heart that you are favored and Beloved. I could be right!