Heiwa Haiku 555

Really want to live? Then put your trust in God’s way. Now that is Good News! Romans 1:17 MSG

Heiwa Haiku 554

God bless and keep you. God smile on you and keep you. God make you prosper. Numbers 6:24-26 MSG

Hast Thou Forsaken Me?

Lament as Authentic Worship A Journey Midweek Essay* I have often had a profound discomfort with the worship and praise songs that have entered the church pantheon over the last decade. As a musician and songwriter, I find the lyrics to be rather simplistic and the music overproduced. There is a sense for me that…

Heiwa Haiku 553

When God speaks, don’t be a distracted scatterbrain. Act on what you hear! James 1:23-24 MSG

Heiwa Haiku 552

Where can I hide, God? Wherever I go, You’re there. Your Spirit finds me. Psalm 139:7-10 MSG

Heiwa Haiku 551

These pains are birth pains. God’s Spirit is growing us. Hope rises within Romans 8:24-25 MSG

Heiwa Haiku 550

Stone-hearted people, you’ll be God-willed, not self-willed, filled with God’s Spirit. Ezekiel 36:26-27 MSG