An Overwhelmed Heart

“When my heart is overwhelmed, lead me to the rock.” it’s beenwella month..but it’s feltlikea year! i’ve been searching i’ve been learningi’ve been leaningi’ve been reaching andit hasexhausted mebut with youi knowit wasall so worthitbecause althoughi feel defeatedfrustratedconfusedalonelosti look upbecausei knowthat you’ve waitedso longfor meto cometo youfor meto learnto leanon you so now i comewith…

Godly Expectations Released

What can I do?How can I live rightly?When will it be enough? You’ve probably asked yourself these questions before (at least once).Well, here’s a poem with the answer to how you can truly fulfill God’s expectations: There’s nothingyou can do.It will neverbe enough. Stop placing overwhelmingexpectations on yourselfto please Godand others. He never expectsanything –…

New Year, Same God

good yearbad yearglobal pandemicglobally travelingthrough it allHe remains “what if I gave it all?” this year“could I be a worthy sacrifice?” deserving of love this yeari’m leaving it all behindlast yeari learned so muchi’m readyto sit at the tablewith youi want to partake in your communion “with bread as your body” the bread of life“and…

Simpler Times…

wishingdreaminghopingforsimpler timesto come backwhen everythingwas so much bettercan we rewindto those timesthe memories are fadingI can’t rememberwhat it used to be likeI just wanna go backto those momentswhere no cares were hadand no pain was feltthe moments when everythingseemed perfectwhat happened to that perfectionto that bliss where did those moments gowhen did the pain get…

I See You…

Dear beautiful child, I see youYou are worthyI love youYou are perfectI am for youYou are not alone Child, you’re beautifulYou’re wonderfully madeAnd when I formed youI made no mistakesI’ve always adored youAnd nothing has changed I see youEven when you can’t Just look to meThrough my eyesYou will seeThe world and you Child, you’re…

Growing Lungs & Changing Heart

I amsculptingstrengtheninggrowingyour lungsmaking themperfectstrongand bigger than everbecauseI need youtotell the worldabout methrough your story I am changingre-moldingre-shaping your heartmaking itheavy and giving itthe desires of my heartbecauseI want youtofollow my planfor youandlove othersas I love you Thanks for reading! I hope this reminded you that change is necessary for growth; but you can’t grow if…

These Dry Bones Will Live!

His mighty hand Brought me outAnd His SpiritSit me downIn the middleOf the valley Surrounded by dry bonesHe led me outHe breathed His lifeAnd they came alive He sent His SpiritRevealed Himself as YahwehAnd won the battle These dry bonesHave come aliveBy His graceHe has risenThese dry bones Thanks for reading! -LiveFor adventure! 🙂 This…

I’ll be Everything!

So,You feel like you’re drowning, Can’t seem to surface,Without fighting it,Just try surrendering. So,Your heart is heavy, I know,Everything is dark now,But just know,I am here now. So,Keep rising up,You are surfacing,Keep making it through,You are getting closer. So,Listen to my voice,Watch me move,Unexpected things, Start to happen when,You trust me,In the mystery. Please know,I…

This is how I fight my battles…

So, I’ve recently gone through a pretty testing season of life. And, I’ve learned that the only way to win battles is to fight them the right way. But, before I go into the details, here’s a poem I wrote during this past season: Dear God,I’m doneI’m giving upI can’t carry this anymoreI have nothing…

Abba Father!

A child for lifeLiving in His presenceBecauseHe always treats His children wellAnd takes care of them everyday No need to grow upJust be in awe of Him everydayStay curiousHave a joy like a childDepend on HimNever try to understand all things That’s His jobAs Abba Father Because… He is:More real than the ground we stand…

No More Hiding!

My time has comeHope has wonI’ve been found Fear is goneLove has wonI’ve been covered The lies are goneTruth has wonI’ve been set free from doubts Broken love has vanishedPeace has wonI’ve stopped running Quitting has no place hereComfort has wonI’ve found my home Hiding places have disappeared Light has wonI’ve started shinning Thanks for…

Hide n’ Seek with Myself

Who am I?What’s my talent?Where do I belong?When is it gonna be my time?How will I find it? All these questionsRemain unansweredLeaving me lostAnd confusedSearching for more I can’t seem to seeNothing gets betterI feel stuckIn this endless cycleOf this identity crisis All my life I’ve searchedAnd tried to get outBut life always catches meAnd…

Tearing Down Walls

I’ve built up so many walls.It might take some time to tear them all down. But, I’m working on it.Slowly… It took me my whole life to build these walls. I’ve worked every day of my life.I’m proud of this work I’ve done.But, I think I’m ready to tear them down. I’m ready to feel…

Never Lost…

TiredAloneAfraidFearfulIsolatedSeekingCluelessFaithlessHopelessDoubtfulAshamedConfusedPowerlessSearchingWanderingQuestioningDisappointedOverwhelmed But, never truly lost… Thanks for reading! I hope this reminded you to not get discouraged during the ups and downs of life because they are teaching you valuable lessons for your amazing future! P.S. This post was inspired by: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IigZiYgPGT0 -LiveForAdventure! 🙂

Fitting In!

You try & try, over & over again, to fit in with the world. You think you’ll be happy when everyone likes you. You just want to feel part of something! All you want is to feel wanted. You want to feel happy & loved. So, you try & try, over & over again to…

Alive Again!

So, this post is inspired by a personal experience I’ve had recently, that taught me A LOT of lessons! Woke upDisappointedCrying my eyes outFeeling lost Cleaned upSelf confrontedFull of doubtsFeeling done Looked upRefocusedFound my rootsFeeling motivated  Stood upRestartedTook a new routeFeeling different  Jumped upWisdom gained In pursuit – ofFeeling alive again!  Thanks for reading!I hope that…

The Endless Cycle of Constant Failure

I keep failingYet you forgive meOver and over again I keep strayingYet you look after meEveryday I forget about youYet you never forget meNever I try to do it on my ownYet you still look after meNo matter what I do I try to hide my shameYet you show me itAnd you forgive me right…

These scars…

These scars won’t lastThey might hurt nowThe pain just feels too realWill they ever go away? These scars cut deepThey are changing youYou can barely think anymoreWill it ever become normal again? These scars are opening a new chapterThey could become positiveBut, right now, they feel deadlyWill it ever feel good? These scars have taken…

Burning bridges, and ships.

Don’t let it stop you This fear Don’t let it scare you This anxiety Don’t let it consume you This depression Don’t let it take you You can dance On any heartache You can sing Over any challenge Dry your tears Wave goodbye To everything Holding you back From the life you want Step into…

Happy Mother’s Day!

I recently discovered this song & thought it was the perfect Mother’s Day song, so I wanted to share it for all the Mothers out there (especially mine)! . . . Here are the lyrics: (if you want to listen to the song, the link to the video is below the lyrics). I think you’re…