The Deep Wood

The Deep Wood - Haiku - Aaron Blakeley - The Daily Haiku Web Comic

I have lamented on more than one occasion about how I have filled my mind with utter filth on more than one occasion. Sometimes it has been simply filth for filth’s sake. Not even “dirty things” just violence or an immoral cavalcade with no story or lesson. The deep wood that places in the mind, in the heart, in the attitude that is quite and put there by the divine to ruminate and meditate on His …

Anxieties – Poem by Aaron Blakeley

Anxieties - A poem by Aaron Blakeley

Every morning I awake to a fresh new day A gift from God in every way It is early and I step my feet to old carpet Avoid the spots I know are bad so I can ignore them The water comes on oh yeah the shower leaks under the tile So I smile and reach out with open arms towards God hoping for a lift Cast all my anxieties on him When they cling …

Haiku Collection #2

The fear of the Lord
Not fear like terror or pain
Awe of your power

All The While

This is perspective above all your worries and agenda Maybe your kid is bad at math All the while being created by God Maybe your spouse is to preoccupied to make love. All the while being full of God given purpose Maybe your boss is a real jerk All the while being adored by the one who hung the stars Maybe that man is a drug dealer All the while God tugs at his heart …

Praying For Your Elephants by Adam Stadtmiller – Chapter 1 and 2 Review

Get the book here: Praying For Your Elephants Adam Stadtmiller Just finished the intro, chapter 1 and chapter 2 of Praying For Your Elephants by Adam Stadtmiller. I went into this book with massive skepticism. My skepticism was so massive I had trouble walking past people, because of the gravitational forces. Everyone has seen them, the prosperity preachers like Joel Olsteen and Joyce Myer, diluting or out right lying about the Gospel and having millions of well meaning …