Category: Encouragement

lilacs bloom

lilacs bloom
purple and white
with grey sky
background
God’s promises

May 2012

old lilacs in fog
promises of God
still holding true

May 2013

Image: wpclipart

Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger.

Acrostic Poems for PSALMS and PRAYER

P   romises of
S   erenity
A   nd
L   ove
M  editations and
S   trength

PSALMS

P  urpose
R  evealed
A  nd
Y  our
E  fforts
R  enewed

PRAYER

Photo by Karl – July 2018

Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger.

Rereading Bible Verses

rereading Bible verses
I recall from younger years

God knew

He would bring me
here from there

and faith grows

I will love thee, O Lord, my strength.
Psalm 18: 1 (KJV)

Snowdrops
April 14, 2019
Photo by Karl

Poem by Charles A. Waugaman

‘GOOD’ AS IN FRIDAY

He fashioned from their cross
a throne.
He made of death a door.
He robed his nakedness
in love,
And needed nothing more.

For though they wrapped his
broken flesh
in linen crisp and white,
He left sin’s costly fabric
soiled
And cloaked himself in light

That shines the centuries
undimmed
to pierce earth’s dark despair,
By spilling scarlet car-
peting
Up Heaven’s radiant stair.

By Charles A. Waugaman
The Word Incarnate
Elin Grace Publishing, 2003
All Rights Reserved

Poems and Photos

waves of wind
through evergreen trees
with strong deep roots

pictures of my life
these many years
books on the shelf

Interurban Trail
Town of Holland
Sheboygan County – Wisconsin
Photos by Karl – April 2019

Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger, from April 2016.