Not all martyrs are called to die. Many people suffer through trials, pain, illness, and abuse, all the time bearing witness to their faith without dying for it. They are living martyrs and their hope is found in Jesus Christ.Read More
Several years ago, in the midst of Christmas Eve preparations, the Lord gave me this poem. It came all together in pretty much the form you see it here. God’s Christmas gift to me. I hope it blesses you!Read More
Surrender is a word that normally symbolizes defeat, but this is not always true. We all have times when it seems we cannot take one more disappointment, one more heartache, one more rejection. It is in those times that surrender to God can bring peace and allow us to move forward in faith.Read More
Thirty-nine years ago tomorrow, I married my best friend, Dirk. He is still the love of my life. I wrote this poem for our 25th wedding anniversary. It’s still true!Read More
Life is often difficult. Very few people make it through without suffering, but there is hope and help in Jesus. This was written in a time of intense physical pain. It was the Lord’s gift to me. I share it now with you. Be blessed! God does not waste our pain when we give it to Him. He will be our refuge and strength.Read More
This poem was God’s gift to me on Christmas Eve 2001. I hope it blesses you!
In a stable dark,
A little babe was born,Read More