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This Issue:

May/Jun 2015

  • the gospel in me
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What Will Be Your Legacy?

Melinda Williams

A beautiful world of life abundant—
the rhythms
of mystery
run through it
in bird songs,

04/28/15 at 04:15 PM


Veronica Paver & Jacquelin Fritz

Pressure grows like bricks on my back.
My true identity feels under attack,
trying to fit into the world’s mold
without losing my strong hold
on what I believe.
Why is it so hard…

04/24/15 at 02:19 PM


Katelyn Burch, 19

There comes a point in the journey
a perfect time to walk alone
I see familiar faces
far away
and I’m so far from them
Friends having so much…

04/22/15 at 02:28 PM

Soul Pressure

Casey Colombo

I feel it
surrounding my soul
taunting me
prodding me
to give in to…

04/20/15 at 12:38 PM

Live in the Light

Aidan Gscheidle, 18

Swept away by the morning tide,
darkness runs a race as I watch the sunrise
and the beauty of infinite
sweet second chances
is fully realized.
As I consider the…

04/05/15 at 01:01 AM

Living in Darkness

Jacquelin Fritz, 23

Shattered in a million pieces,
left on the ground.
Rain mixed with salty tears.
Nowhere to go, no one to turn to—
just another lost cause.

I’m wandering…

04/04/15 at 02:21 PM

Dark Moments

Emilly Odhiambo, 23

Poor sorrow,
make sure the daybreak doesn’t find you.
The Lord is about to intervene.
You pretended to be great in my dark moments,
but the Lord was greater.
Now my light is about…

04/04/15 at 06:00 AM

Little By Little

Levi J. Mericle

Little by little he broke the bread
And served so we could eat

Little by little he used his robe
To wash our weary feet

Little by little we shed his skin
He bled…

04/03/15 at 09:02 AM

Peter and Jesus

Elaine Creasman

When I think of Jesus’ forgiving Peter
after Peter had denied him three times,
I know how essential it is that I
forgive the friends who have hurt me.
By his example, Jesus…

04/02/15 at 06:30 PM

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You Are Loved By God

Merle M. Mills

My child, if I so intricately created this lily, which will bloom and add beauty and joy to the earth for only a short while, do you believe I…

04/02/15 at 09:00 AM

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