Poetic

The Flower (A Mother’s Day Poem)

By Danny Parkes

The following is probably not your typical poem that you might see inscribed on some mother’s day card. This is a poem that I wrote for my mother, and that “came to me” in about 30 seconds, as I was writing my mother today. Here is the deal. My mother does not know Jesus. My…

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God’s Love

By Daniel Parkes, Jr.

God’s Love,Comes from Above. Because He sent His own Son,His One and Only One. Then He went to the cross,And died for all of us. What He could see,He was dying for me. And I thank him for,What He did for me! Daniel Parkes Jr.Age 7 View the full color animated version!http://www.asaweb.net/fcet/ic/20010601-images.html Daniel Parkes, Jr.

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Stop! Look! Listen!

By Charlie Baker

[Jesus said] “And, behold, I come quickly; and my reward is with me, to give every man according as his work shall be.” (Revelation 22:12) STOP! For a minute, and look at our world,The world that man has misused;LOOK! At the mess he’s made of it all;Air, land and water abused;LISTEN! To how he abuses…

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Selections

By Charlie Baker

P E A C EBy Charlie Baker “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you.” (John 14:7) I searched for peace and found it not,Then in the Bible read Revelation 3:20 –“Behold. I stand at the door and knock;If any man hear my…

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Selections

By Charlie Baker

THE Bible = GOD SPEAKS TO MANBy Charlie Baker Does God still speak to men, today?He can! There is no doubt!But He has spoken, in His Word,That’s what its all about! The past it pictures – accurate!Confirmed! Confirmed, again!Events came as depicted.As sure as clouds have rain. God’s picture of the future,As He has painted…

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From the Bottom of My Heart

By Dominique Guyen

[Editor’s preface: The following letter was originally sent to a number of Dominique’s friends who had sent him words of encouragement as he was going through the trial of his mother’s death. Request was then made to publish it, with minor changes, for which Dominique gave his consent.] Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, At…

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The Holy Spirit of God

By Charlie Baker

“For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost.” (Romans 14:17) “Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost.” (Romans 15:13) You don’t need to…

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The Why

By Charlie Baker

“But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.” (1 Corinthians 2:9) If you turn to God, through Jesus Christ,the soul you have will live. But if you don’t you’ll never knowthe gifts…

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The Speed of Life

By Charlie Baker

I hurry here and hurry there,Because I have so much to do,And when I finish one thing, Lo!,I find six more that I must do. But then a soft voice whispers, low:“Tell me what you’ll have to showFor all your work done here below?Stop for a rest and catch your breath.Try to tread where My…

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The Night Before Christmas

By Charlie Baker

‘Twas the night before Christmas and into the TownCame a husband and wife of little renown.They came for the taxing and lodging they soughtBut room at the Inn just couldn’t be bought. The wife, ‘though quite tired, knew she would be blessedFor, soon, Baby Jesus would feed at her breast,So when room was found in…

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