Sonnets: Sonnet Filling My Eyes with Goodness

Memories of England sneak through the waves, Riding thousands of miles on rough seas. The beginnings of a quiet life frees The mind to carry what is in the grave. To remember the sacrifices made. The wind chills; the sun tries to help me breathe. Sometimes it is difficult to believe All the different gifts I had to…

Pampaneira NEW Year

Lifestyle: Finding Focus

Happy 2018! I hope that last year was fruitful for you. I am not focusing on material prosperity, but spiritual prosperity when I say that! I pray that you let the Lord have HIs way with you.

Holidays: Top Ten Christmas Carols

5- We Three Kings – In 1857 Rev. John Henry Hopkings penned this carol. It was originally written for New York’s General Theological Seminary and their pageant at Christmas time. 4- What Child is This – Once called The Manger Throne, this song was written in 1865 by an Englishman, William Chatterton Dix. Dix wrote…

Holidays: Top Ten Christmas Carols and Their History

For millennia, people have celebrated the Winter Solstice, and Christians have celebrated the coming of their King by singing Christmas songs. Born on the plains in a stable in Bethlehem, God came down in the most vulnerable form possible: a babe. This was so remarkable and unexpected that God’s own chosen had not grasped it.…