ALL THIS AND MORE . . .

He’s the song in my whistle The smile in my eyes The dance in my feet The hope when I cry The song in my morning The warmth in my soul The strength in my waning This great One I know He chose me He holds me He keeps me…

Can Pain Become a Blessing?

One of the greatest Christian thinkers and authors of the 20th century, C.S. Lewis, published a book in 1940 entitled The Problem of Pain. In this masterpiece, Lewis claimed that pain is a problem “because our finite, human minds selfishly believe that pain-free lives would prove that God loves us.”…

Let it rain…

I love the sun, but it takes rain to grow I love the good, but it takes pain to know That pain is a teacher, not an enemy, but a friend. The strain makes me stronger The agony makes me deep The lessons of this moment come as I weep.…