Advent Through Poetry Day SEVEN (How Many?)

Inspired by Luke One. How many times do I speak too soon  doubt your good news forget to listen to you? How many times have you promised love far beyond what I have thought of? How many times do I question your truth when all along  you’ve provided so much proof? How many times  doContinue reading “Advent Through Poetry Day SEVEN (How Many?)”

Advent Through Poetry Day SIX (Names Of Jesus)

Unto us a son is born. The Prince of Peace Star of the morn.  Wonderful Councilor Almighty God Chancellor.  Alpha, Omega beginning and end.  Eternal, forever redeemer, friend.  Beloved, Son of God. Christ alone Rabbi, teacher,  Cornerstone.  Hope to Hopeless light in the Dark. The word from God Sole hitter of God’s mar-less mark.  TheContinue reading “Advent Through Poetry Day SIX (Names Of Jesus)”

Advent Through Poetry Day FIVE (Why?)

Out in the fields watching over the sheep Calm, ordinary, normal, to survive.  Knowing that the day you set foot in town You’ll hear the lies Realize that you’re kind is despised Why? Suddenly a host appears above Wild, different, brilliant, insane.  Telling you that the day you set foot in town You’ll meet theContinue reading “Advent Through Poetry Day FIVE (Why?)”

Advent Through Poetry Day THREE (The Nativity Rap)

SO for Saturdays I’m going to be doing a special video poem type thingy. Today’s is *DRUM ROOOLLLLL* RAP !!!! WHAT?!?! You say. YOU CAN RAP?!!? Nope. Not really. Buuut if you wanna watch me try to rap, you can go HERE and watch me bumble through this beautiful song. OR you can just read itContinue reading “Advent Through Poetry Day THREE (The Nativity Rap)”

Advent Through Poetry Day TWO (Return of the Christmas Pageant)

So for my first time appearing on le stage I was Mary. I was (gulp!) four. Joseph was also around this age. And so, as the mature and responsible toddlers/kids that we were, we did what any other little folks would have done in that situation. What was that, you say? Welp, it’s recorded inContinue reading “Advent Through Poetry Day TWO (Return of the Christmas Pageant)”

Advent Through Poetry Day ONE (Into the World)

Advent is a beautiful season. A time for reflecting on the God wild and crazy enough to send his own son down to earth he had created and we had destroyed in order to fulfill the crazy love story planned out before the beginning of time itself. Pretty sure that’s a run-on sentence but whatever.Continue reading “Advent Through Poetry Day ONE (Into the World)”