Category Archives: Christian devotion

BOASTING

It’s funny how words take on a different meaning over time.  Pride – for example – used to mean an inner sense of accomplishment or a feeling we experience when doing something noble.  Another word, Gay, once meant joyful and … Continue reading

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SUPER HERO OR HUMAN BEING?

We all remember the Bible stories about David and his rise to power.  As a young teenager, he killed the great giant, Goliath, with a single stone and slingshot.  He had many occasions to take the life of King Saul, … Continue reading

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IMAGINATION

Paul Boecher painting the set for “SUCH A TIME AS THIS,” the story of Esther ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER©   When we search for distant places, When we walk uncharted lands, Our hearts are filled with … Continue reading

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I PREFER THE SHORCUT

The story of “Alice in Wonderland” has undergone a lot of scrutiny over the years.  Some say it was written by one who was under the influence or just plain crazy.  Others look for metaphorical genius within the words of … Continue reading

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LIFT ME UP!

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Life can be but a mere whisper or it can be a consuming fire. The way we approach it will define who we are and where we’re going. If we go … Continue reading

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SNOWY DAY

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER©   I never thought of white as my favorite color. All shades of blue and green and some shades of red or brilliant yellow are more my choice. White is the … Continue reading

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FLOUNDERING

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© What happened to the days of our untethered youth. When all we needed required only truth, When worries were few and troubles simply unknown, What happened from then to the life we have sown, … Continue reading

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LIFE SPANS

ORIGINAL ART & INSPIRATION BY KATHY BOECHER© The miracle of birth, Pushing its way through to life, For a brief time that life glimmers and shines, But all too soon it is snuffed out, Like a once brilliant bloom, it withers, It … Continue reading

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THE OLDEN DAYS

(This is a painting taken from a black and white photograph of Paul’s great grandparents home.) ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL AND KATHY BOECHER© A cobblestone path, surrounded by trees Leads up to a house constructed of mortar and brick, With shutters for shade, preventing a freeze, … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© This re-post has become a mainstay to my New Year’s wishes for you.  Hope you enjoy and have a blessed New Year. Through the cobwebs of existence – through the darkness of … Continue reading

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