From the Womb (What About Me)

One night of lust that you could have said no tooProduced me in the womb I heard you talking and this safe place could soon be my tomb I have hopes and dreams to fulfill just like you But you want to take that away, what about me? That man stole your innocence and here…
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Oh Firm Foundation

Oh firm foundation so stable and sureI once was destined for the threshing floor On You I lay my life so weak and insecure So that You can make into something more Beyond the surface You mine so deep Awaken my weary soul from this restless sleep Open my eyes to the white fields ready…
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No Denying Him

Living, walking, teaching, loving, forgiving, bleeding, dying, risingSearching, groping, clawing, seething, retreating, crying, dying His life was about offering more than merely existing My life without Him was empty, shallow, and fading Into my world I asked Him to come and now my dreams He’s exceeding Hope was less than a wisp of dissipating smoke…
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The Contrast

Joy and pain, sunshine and rainHappiness and shame, grace and bitter disdain God and me, this contrast I see Salvation and misery, forgiveness and treachery The mirror’s reflection exposes my villainy I should feel shame for this perpetual life of deviltry But confidence through salvation is my only hope Since I put my faith in…
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God I Need You

God I need You to change my eye level My view is all wrong and I took my eyes off of You and set them on my struggle There’s no excuses because I know I’ve been spiritually lazy No wonder there’s a cloud over me when I pray and it looks so hazy I want…
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Happy News

It’s good to hear happy news once in a whileInstead of death, disasters, and acts that defile Though I might not ever see your faces I offer this smile Jesus saves and though you have trials in the end it’ll be worth every mile It can’t rain all the time and sometimes the sun won’t…
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Backpack

What are you carrying in your backpackA weight of guilt that makes your back slack It’s there a journal of every time you’ve felt wronged Resentment has you bound like a grappling hook that three pronged Anger and fear intertwine around your heart You want to be free from the baggage but have no place…
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Man Up

It’s been awhile since my head was on the pillowI made a vow to my family so I have to step up and hard working fellow Times get hard and money gets tight but my faith is the Rock not a foundation made of jello I’m not lookin for a amen but can I get…
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Facedown… Again

Here I am, back againFacedown at your feet again Kneeling just wont cut it this time Nothing can distract me not even the doorbell chime I don’t pray this way everyday The truth is I haven’t talked You ever this way My heart is breaking over my sin And the smugness of those that hate…
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A Prayer from My Apathy

Humbled that You offer grace, mercy, and forgiveness so freelyBut I must confess I play on those so needlessly I ask You to answer prayers so greedily I want to know the peace that comes with knowing You completely The end of my efforts are starting to fray But I keep trying on my own…
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