Category Archives: art

OUT OF FOCUS

ART  & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Some days seem out of focus, no clarity can be found, We flounder and we stumble, we struggle to survive, We push through life’s disturbance, yet we barely get around, Our hands seem tied, our feet … Continue reading

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AFTERMATH

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© The sun sprinkles a handful of fairy dust upon clinging icicles. Each one hangs on for dear life hoping that tomorrow the thermometer allows them to dwindle a bit, but in reality that … Continue reading

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NEW FALLEN SNOW

ART & INSPIRATION FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Moon beams sift through pines on new fallen snow, Light sufficient to find the way back home, Heavy load weighs on icy roads below, Weight of the world upon that glistening dome. The tree … Continue reading

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THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD

  ART & POETRY FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© A light dusting of powdered sugar snow glistens in the light coming from an old country church.  The streets are empty now after the hustle and bustle within this tiny town.  On this holy of … Continue reading

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IT STARTED WITH A TREE

ART & INSPIRATION BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© God spent six days creating the world. He rested on the seventh, not because He needed it, but so He could take the time to enjoy the work of His hands. The world was perfect … Continue reading

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A WONDERFUL NAME

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© You came to a world filled with darkness and sin, You loved us devoutly without and within, Your love conquered all through a child meek and small, Sweet Jesus, Your Son came and died … Continue reading

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TEARS FROM GOD

The tears of God come rushing down to moisturize the earth, The water fills the hardened ground with life and brings new birth. The seeds that we have planted, lie dormant in the ground, Until His precious water quenches souls … Continue reading

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O LITTLE TOWN . . .

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© It was a tiny town, the least the Bible told, Yet in that lowly, humble place, the Savior laid His head, The child would be a king, but not with earthly gold, He … Continue reading

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HEAVEN IS MY HOME

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© I know what lies ahead for me when life on earth is done, A room has been prepared for me by God’s eternal Son, Lift me up on eagle’s wings. Let me … Continue reading

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A KING IS BORN!

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© He was just a little baby, but like no other one, He fussed and cried like babies do, but this was God’s own Son, People came from miles around unto this unknown place, Unlike all … Continue reading

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LIFE INSURANCE

ART & POETRY BY PAUL  KATHY BOECHER© Can’t be sure what life will bring. Our future is unknown, To God’s own Son our praises sing, He love us as His own, He’s taken on our sins, He took them to the … Continue reading

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OUT OF DARKNESS CAME LIGHT

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Our world is filled with sadness – depression all around, Where can we turn for comfort when there’s none, The darkness draws around us – no respite can be found, We search for … Continue reading

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SWEET BABY JESUS, MY KING

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© You could have come in glory, in purple robes and crown, You chose a life of poverty instead, Your bed was once a feeding trough, your palace now a barn, A perfect place … Continue reading

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REACHING FOR THE SKY

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Your Word, Lord, is perfect, its teachings are true, By faith we believe this, not by what we do, The words can give strength to our weak minds each day, Our path is made … Continue reading

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FROM CHAOS COMES ORDER

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© When fears and worries are so real, We sometimes wonder why we feel, The pangs of deep depression. The weight’s extreme – we lose all hope, Our hearts grow sad – for strength … Continue reading

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GOD & MAN IN ONE

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© The gift of love lay quietly upon a mound of hay, His throne above was left behind so He the price could pay, The King of Heaven came to Earth to wash our … Continue reading

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BIRD’S EYE VIEW

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© If we could soar like eagles and swoop down to valleys low, If we could hear the voice of God, if we could make it snow, If we could climb up mountains … Continue reading

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SHORT SANTA

ART & POETRY BY PAUL  KATHY BOECHER© This final little Santa Claus is on the shorter side, He has no arms or legs you see, but surely he is wide, His face is bright, his cheeks are red, his eyes … Continue reading

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NORDIC SANTA

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© This bright and cheery Santa Claus lives in the icy north, It takes him quite a lot of time, to travel back and forth, The weather doesn’t bother him, he’s used to  snow and ice, … Continue reading

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SLEEPY SANTA

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© This Santa shows his weariness, from flying through the night, He can’t wait to park his reindeer, and sleep so warm and tight, He’s had his fill of Christmas treats, hot chocolate with … Continue reading

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