Poem: Are You Running From God?

Is it true that you are running from God? I know your woe For I once ran too. But God's love is far above The burdens you bear. Let him repair The pains you bear For He deeply cares about you. Poem by Chad A. Damitz

Haiku Poem: The Rising Sun

As the darkness fadesThe nearing dawn births new hopeWith the rising sun. In the book of Lamentations, Jeremiah writes: "The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness (Jer. 3:22-23)." What an awesome reminder that as the darkness fades, the... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: Identity Found

The job of a manbecomes his identityuntil he finds God. When you meet someone for the first time, one of the questions that inevitably comes up is: "So, what do you do for a living?" In today's culture, occupation is equated with one's identity. Most of us are judged by what we do---rather than who... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: Starry Night

The singing of birdsIs brightening the sapphireIn the starry night. God created the sun, moon, and stars with various shades and colors. He designed the bird with more ingenuity than a human airplane and gifted them with singing---bringing melody to the human heart. His handiwork is clearly displayed throughout all of creation. And as human... Continue Reading →

Poem: I Drove To Church

I drove to church With a confident smile. Even though—it’s been a while. I knew God would accept me. But before I entered the sanctuary I was met with callous glares. My sinful past—they were aware. My confident smile began to fade Like the bloom of a rose in autumn. As I turned my back... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: Endless Desert

The endless desert.Parches the traveler's soul.A mirage draws near. The desert is often described as a barren landscape with scarce precipitation. The dryness, humidity, and lack of vegetation can make it a hostile environment to survive in. The desert can also symbolize a time of great trial and sin in one's life. Here, the traveler... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: Never Give Up

Don't ever give up!Follow your aspirations. And you will succeed. I hope this haiku provides encouragement to your soul. No matter how difficult your aspirations and goals are---never give up. Continue to persevere and you will succeed. Don't ever lose hope. May the Lord give you wisdom, strength, and courage to follow your dreams. In... Continue Reading →

Poem: Modern Prodigal Found

I was there to gamble and drink whiskey. I was there to bet on Major Thunder at the infamous derby. Until a jarring sound from a megaphone invaded my ears. A burly bearded man preached: "Repent or you will perish!" I took a shot of whiskey To numb the convicted soul. I voiced with the... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: God Shines Brighter!

The stars brightly shineIn the dark wintery glow.But God shines brighter! Did you know our sun is a star that burns at 10,000 degrees Fahrenheit? This temperature is incredible. However, some of the stars shining in the night sky can be as scorching as 200 million degrees Fahrenheit at their core! This is unfathomable. Despite... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: The Path of Virtue

What path will you choose?The path of virtue livingOr the path of vice? God has given humanity free will. What will you do with the freedom God has given you? The path of virtuous living is much harder and an uphill battle, but in the end, it leads to life. The path of vice is... Continue Reading →

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