Category Archives: art

TWO HANDS – ONE HEART

ART & POETRY FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© You hold my hand my heart goes all a flutter. Each time in our lives that you continue this simple yet intimate gesture. I feel safe – loved – comforted by your … Continue reading

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BE WITH ME, LORD, JESUS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Though fears assail and haunt me, my Jesus will be there, He knows my every weakness, He feels my every care, Through valleys dark He leads me, He’s always at my side, … Continue reading

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GETTING TO KNOW YOU

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© I want to know you, Lord, I want to feel your arms around me, Comforting, Protecting, Loving me. I long for your presence in my life, Your Word connects me to you, … Continue reading

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FALLING DOWN

ORIGINAL ART & INSPIRATION BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© There will be days when you feel completely broken down – Physically, emotionally, spiritually, When every ounce of strength has been sapped, When it seems you can no longer go on, … Continue reading

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QUIET CONTEMPLATION

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© I had no gift to offer on the morning of His birth, my voice had no great songs to sing, The gifts I could give had no possible  worth? My words were not worthy to … Continue reading

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MY ROCK AND MY SALVATION

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© The waters part, the seas prevail, The excess pours into streams of rushing refreshment, Tumbling over granite, forging a new path, We bathe in the cleanliness of it, All our darkness is … Continue reading

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TRANQUILITY

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER As I look out my window at a sea of white, with 6-10″ more snow expected today and tomorrow, I wonder if winter will ever end.  This everlasting season is persistent, but there … Continue reading

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UNFORGIVEN

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© A ghostly apparition of what once was, A lone specter – remnant of a time gone by, The phantom ship glides across still waters, Piloted by no one, Empty of life, Only a whisper – … Continue reading

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REDEMPTIVE WATERS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© You speak, Lord and the mountains listen, You open your hand and the power of rushing water jets from their walls, The cliffs bow down to you, How majestic is your name … Continue reading

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SAFE HARBOR

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Like ships in the night, we pass through this life, We’re tossed and oft crushed by the waves, We sometimes sail peacefully then there comes strife, It seems not a single one saves, We enter … Continue reading

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WATER FROM STONE

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Never underestimate the holiness of our God, He empties water from a stone with just a simple rod, His power is incredible, Yet mercy lies within, He crushes rock into rubble, refreshment from it brings. … Continue reading

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TUMBLING DOWN

ORIGINAL ART & INSPIRATION BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Revelation 14:2 “And I heard a sound from heaven like the roar of rushing waters and like a loud peal of thunder. The sound I heard was like that of harpists … Continue reading

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IT WAS GOOD!

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© A lump of clay – no life – unanimated – uninspired, Left to the hands of the Potter, He pushes and prods with the strength of His hands, He manipulates with the … Continue reading

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THIS LION DOESN’T SLEEP

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© (This painting was done for one of our grandchildren when he was a little one.)   On the days when I feel useless, when I simply cannot move, When my heart is full of energy, but … Continue reading

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LOST IN A FIELD OF TOASTED MARSHMALLOS

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© A misty, early morning, among the bales of hay, New life appears and spreads its wings to welcome in each day, The atmosphere with crystal glow is dusting every bale, With … Continue reading

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HAPPY TRAILS

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Each morning at sunrise, he mounts his grand steed, Surveying the landscape, at temperate speed, He stops for a moment and breathes it all in, This land that he rides on, belongs to just … Continue reading

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WINTER LOVE

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Two lonely hearts stand tall against the moon so bright above, Proclaiming sounds unheard by men, of their undying love, They lift their heads up to the sky, yet keep their gazes … Continue reading

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THE MIGHTY MOOSE

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© His powerful muscles are apparent in a body strong enough to carry the weight of his gigantic antlers.  His antlers resemble open hands reaching up to heaven.  As with all of God’s creatures, those six foot wide horns … Continue reading

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SILENT FRIDAY

ART & INSPIRATION FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© We all seek a place where we can run and hide from the pressures of daily living, but there is nothing hidden from the One who created us. When we come to … Continue reading

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A DANGEROUS ROAD

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© We travel the highway of life, depending upon the road, Some trails have been blazed before us, as others their burdens towed. Yet there are still roads untraveled, paths filled with trials unknown, A … Continue reading

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