Poetry

Here you'll find poems I've written or collected specifically to inspire those of us who revel in the rubble of ministry life.

Election Day Blues

Election Day Blues

I woke up this morning, Election Day 2012, feeling "inspired" to write this poem. It's for every believer looking forward to our Lord's return. I hope it encourages you to keep looking up, because one day freedom will reign for us in heaven, our eternal home—the only true nation under God. Read more →

Some Reminders Never Get Old

My pastor admits to reciting this poem perhaps a little too often. You've probably heard it before, too. For reasons that will soon become obvious, this slight twist on the traditional rendition never fails to bring a round of hearty laughter in my church, as we all surrender to the truth it conveys. Read more →