Tag: salvation

Poetry: Burden Racing

Poem by Maed Rill Monte Photo by  Braden Collum on Unsplash The world being  an auction of methods and a competition of weights. Unsatisfied, in seeing much. Hearing many, knows the minimum. Somewhere near, even within, the Spirit leading: there, there. Far to the back, old and rugged  and all-permeating: the […]

Faith, in Poetry

Poems by Ruth Callaghan do Valle Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash Raised up Staked as a snakeRaised up in the wildernessBringing healing to all those whoStake their hope on you Struck down onceTo raise up the down-troddenYou’ve trodden down the serpent’s headRaised to strike you Now raised to gloryRestored to […]

Poetry: Cry to the Lord

Cry to the Lord by Lynne Farmer photo by  Diana Simumpande, Unsplash I heard someone                  crying the other night                            as I lay safe in my bed             to describe it seemed                      impossible but then                 like a message sent in the night sounding out its call— I could hear […]

Poetry: Peace

Photo by  @whoisbenjamin (Unsplash)   Peace by Olowo Hope   The more I struggled, the more it grew Pushing me further down deep. The clouds above hovered in pity Thunder spoke in roars Lightning flashed through the walls of darkness, I sunk deeper, fighting the waves.    Bereft […]