Category Archives: Christian poetry

Forsaking Not the Assembling (poem)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila  And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works: Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together…   Forsaking Not the Assembling God needs naught else  to craft, create, to draw from depths … Continue reading

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“After the Resurrection” (poem)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila The path of the righteous is like the morning sun, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. (Proverbs 4:18) It wasn’t nails that kept Jesus on the cross; it was love. After the Resurrection Though … Continue reading

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Shroud of Turin: Jesus’ Burial Cloth? On Free Will (redux)

      First posted on December 29, 2020 by Phyllis Beveridge Nissila SHROUD OF TURIN   Man of the Cloth Infused On finest thread— Deity or deceiver? From time to time Some forensic pilgrim

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To The Cross (poem)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila To The Cross Some come early, some come mid; some come in the nick of life– finally knowing Him nearby– as the Good Thief did.

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Why the Stones Will Praise

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Why the Stones Will Praise I say to you, that, if these shall be silent, the stones will cry out! Though comes a morning undefined, pale of sun and dull of shine, what soars and flows seems … Continue reading

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It’s Always The Day To Choose (a poem of invitation)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila It’s Always The Day To Choose It’s always the day to choose to recognize Whom or who, the One t0 seed, to bud and bloom, the other to spoil the fruit.  

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“Standing on the threshold,” Guest Feature by Colin Markham

Fellow blogger Colin Markham from Kent, England, is featured in today’s post, below. Colin blogs at Fellowship of St. Peter – Christian spirituality and fellowship. We have just finished a whirlwind of a year, 2020, where we could hardly catch … Continue reading

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Remnant (A Poem for Our Time and the Time to Come)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila It is the glory of God to conceal a matter; to search out a matter is the glory of kings. (Proverbs 25:2) So too, at the present time there is a remnant chosen by grace.      … Continue reading

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Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Even before he made the world, God loved us and chose us… (Ephesians 1:4)  For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or … Continue reading

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That First Noel

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila   In the completeness  of time (just in time) He came one night squalling, hungry, swaddled, cradled– and they wondered who they held.

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