Category Archives: Poetry

For Fathers (Proverbs 31)

A Virtuous Husband A strong, sensitive, and spiritual husband—who is she that can find him? He is far more precious than solid bars of gold, and his value is far above the wealth of Wall Street. The heart of his … Continue reading

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Designed for Service to the King

I was designed for service to the King, Uniquely made for His Purpose and Plan. He gave me eyes to see His people’s needs. He gave me ears to hear His children’s cries. He gave me a voice to speak … Continue reading

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The Shepherds

by C. K Widmayer Evening comes; sheep safely in the fold. Shepherds settle, as in the days of old. Heat of day turns to pleasant cool. Dark of night displays a radiant pool Stars that shine, and twinkle bright on … Continue reading

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Plain Wrappings

The package wasn’t pretty, Tied with ribbon or with bows— No decorative, shiny paper Where the light reflects and glows— Just a simple, plain brown wrapping Covered what was held inside, But my son stretched out his arms to me … Continue reading

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The Evergreen

I came upon an Evergreen Its branches stark and bare. Its edges sharp and prickly, Poking out everywhere. Its trunk somewhat misshapen; Its needles parched and pale Its roots all bound and withered Neither hearty, whole, nor hale. Fading, failing, … Continue reading

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God’s Artistry

A friend of mine, Mark Eckel, sent his blog to me yesterday called Beauty (Aesthetics). That inspired me to re-read Genesis 1.  That, in turn, inspired this poem. In the beginning, the earth had no form Only darkness and no daylight, no … Continue reading

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Every Step

Every step I take Jesus walks beside me. Every step I take He has planned for me. Every step I take Brings me one day closer. Every step I take A lap of victory. Every step I take Living in … Continue reading

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