Tag Archives: Fear

WORRY NOT ABOUT TOMORROW

ART & POETRY BY 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 we … Continue reading

Posted in art, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

CHALLENGING TIMES

We are in the midst of challenging times.  Every day a new restriction is placed on us.  Jobs are lost, businesses will soon follow, the stock market continues to dive, stores are selling out many of our necessary items.  The … Continue reading

Posted in America, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

DEATH SHALL HAVE NO DOMINION

And death shall have no dominion. Dead man naked they shall be one With the man in the wind and the west moon; When their bones are picked clean and the clean bones gone, They shall have stars at elbow … Continue reading

Posted in death, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

LORD, HEAR MY PRAYER

Do you pray on a daily basis?  Maybe you pray before meals or upon going to sleep each night.  Maybe your prayers are sporadic and often forgotten.  Did you know that even calling out God’s name is in effect a … Continue reading

Posted in prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

DON’T RUN AWAY

You’re born into an ordinary life to people of little means. You’ve barely gotten to know your mother’s face when she’s forced to give you up in order to save you from persecution and death.Your life changes drastically as you’re … Continue reading

Posted in Salvation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , ,

THE DARKNESS OF DEATH

ART & INSPIRATION BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER A few years ago, on our way to Bible study, we took our regular route over the river through the north side of town. The trees dipped in the light of a … Continue reading

Posted in ART & POETRY BY THE BOECHERS, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

I WALK IN DANGER EVERY DAY

ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Psalm 56:2 “Mine enemies would daily swallow me up: for they be many that fight against me, O thou most High.” Every day we’re set upon by the enemy. It can be … Continue reading

Posted in ART & POETRY BY THE BOECHERS, Uncategorized | Tagged , ,

THE WORLD IN DARKNESS LAY

Can you imagine a world in complete darkness? It may seem that the haze covering our earth and intermingling with our thoughts, fears and dreams has shrouded our thinking and even our way of life.  When God plagued Egypt in … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , ,

WE WILL NEVER FORGET

Hidden in the ashes, trampled by the steel Lay the sons and daughters of that day. In the years that follow, our hearts may never heal. We mourn their loss – We try to deal – We turn to God … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

MUST I DIE TO HAVE PEACE?

Are you in search of peace?  The world seems to have been looking for it for a very long time, yet wars continue – tempers flare – hatred, anger and power all add to our daily lives causing us to … Continue reading

Posted in peace, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

WHAT’S IN A NAME?

READ JOHN 11:5-16 How many times have we Christians had our doubts?  Be honest about this question, because humanly, it is impossible to believe what God has laid out as the plan for our salvation. Poor Thomas, the Apostle of … Continue reading

Posted in Lent, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

TRICK OR TREAT?

I read somewhere that parents should carefully check the candy their children obtain begging door to door.  Someone shared candy that must’ve been in the pantry for several years and there were worms in it!  Others fear drugs might be laced … Continue reading

Posted in holidays, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

UNEXPECTED MIRACLES

Most miracles don’t come like a flash of lightning or words written in the sky.  However, we know that Jesus performed some pretty amazing ones during His ministry – like walking on water – changing water into wine – and giving … Continue reading

Posted in miracles, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

FEAR NOT!

  We often tell our children not to be afraid.  We say the same to our spouses, friends, relatives, even those we barely know.  There are so may times we’re told to reach out to someone when we’re troubled or … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

BLOWING IN THE WIND

We have yet to be able to control the weather.  We can predict when a storm will come, but altering the course of the natural world is beyond our comprehension.  As with all things we don’t understand,  it somehow becomes part of “Mother … Continue reading

Posted in America, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

THERE IS NO DOUBT

When Jesus rose from the dead on Easter morning, His body was restored and glorified.  Yet some scars of His suffering remained.  I’ve often wondered about that, but as is always the case, there was a reason for the remnants of … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

WHY?

An image difficult for any parent, grandparent, teacher or law enforcement officer to see.  Children, not yet knowing what their future holds for them – innocents who are supposed to feel safe in their schools – victims of the whim … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

FEAR OF DEATH?

When I was a young woman of 21, the furthest thing from my mind was dying.  I was just beginning to live.  In a few months I’d be getting married.  I’d be loosening the apron strings of my youth and … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

FEARFUL

I have a fear of heights. I’m also uncomfortable in small spaces. I’ve had dreams about dying on the ocean. These are not unusual phobias, but did you know there is a fear of going to bed? Some people are … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 16 Comments

GIVE IN

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Spinning out of control, Dropping to depths below, Falling into the unknown Unsure, lost, alone, darkness surrounds you, There is nothing you can do, Nothing, Nothing! Stop fighting, Let go, Relax, … Continue reading

Posted in art, Christian Devotions and Reflection, Christian Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments