Poems

  • The Thief August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem deals with the “special relationship” as described in A Course in Miracles. The soul that does itself despise Looks for another to tell it lies This soul seeks to throw itself away And to steal another self as prey And this unhappy soul’s ...
  • The Wings Of The Spirit August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is about leaving the world after our purpose here is complete. If there is for spirit a reason To stay in this world for a season, Is it not to reveal to another spirit The voice of reason until it can hear ...
  • What Is Forgiveness? August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is based on the Workbook lesson titled “What Is Forgiveness?” This lesson can be found in the book A Course in Miracles. Forgiveness is the recognition That sin is but an apparition It does not make real the sin It sees that ...
  • Why Delay? August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem discusses how the body, which is not our true home, was made to keep us apart and to limit love. Why postpone and delay Your body’s final day? Why delay and postpone Your spirit’s return home? You will not be happy alone In this ...
  • Your Salvation Is Not Far August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem tackles several themes from A Course in Miracles. Though mistaken you have often been You have never committed a mortal sin For a mortal sin would condemn you to hell With no release, as you seem to know well But all your errors ...
  • Be Not Misled August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is an interpretation of part of the Bible (Matthew 24). This part of the Bible is called the Olivet Discourse. In this monologue, Jesus tells of the signs of the end of the age. He says that there ...
  • Blessed Are You August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is an interpretation of part of the Bible (Matthew 5:1-12). This part of the Bible is called the Beatitudes. It contains Jesus’ words of blessing. Jesus, seeing the crowds gathering around, Went up the mountain and sat on the ground Then ...
  • How Long? August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is an interpretation of part of the Bible (Habakkuk 1-2). In this book of the Bible, the prophet Habakkuk has a conversation with God. Habakkuk sees violence on every side, and even though he knows that it will ...
  • The Assyrians August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is an interpretation of part of the Bible (Isaiah 10). This part of the Bible discusses the Assyrians, who think they have become gods. God uses them to test and correct other nations, but the Assyrians will also ...
  • The Covenant With Death August 30, 2014 ShareThis poem is an interpretation of part of the Bible (Isaiah 28:9-22). This part of the Bible discusses the “covenant with death,” which some people make to try to achieve personal security. These people will follow many orders, but these ...