I Shall Not Want (Song)

I Shall Not Want (Song)

From the love of my own comfort From the fear of having nothing From a life of worldly passions Deliver me O God From the need to be understood And from a need to be accepted From the fear of being lonely Deliver me O God Deliver me O God And I shall not want, no, I...
Talented?, Part 6

Talented?, Part 6

{For previous parts, see 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5.} … [Maya] Angelou’s strongest passion, the thing she would call her reason to be, is her words. She is a public speaker, an orator that has moved presidents and even nations at times. And yet for six years she did not...
Talented?, Part 5

Talented?, Part 5

{For previous parts, see 1, 2, 3, and 4.} In my last post, I closed with the question “So why don’t we?” Notice I said “we.” I’m not preaching at you–well, maybe I am, but I’m also preaching at myself. There are so many...
Talented?, Part 4

Talented?, Part 4

{For previous parts, see 1, 2, and 3.} painting, drawing, dancing, writing, singing, strumming the strings of a guitar.  it’s not just paint on a page, words on a screen, movements on a stage or across the living room floor, it’s creation....
Talented?, Part 3

Talented?, Part 3

{For previous parts, see this and this.} [kids’ chorus] I will sing for the Lord, yes I will sing. He enables me to stand, I’m safe in His mighty hands, I will sing for the Lord, yes I will sing.  We’ve all heard the voices the world loves to hear So rich...