The Kiss

It begins with eyes lit

with warmth and continues

into a smile.

Lips move closer, closer still,

breath has still in anticipation.

 

Eyes gently close as lips first touch.

Soft, warm and full.

Breathing warms as the body

responds, sending currents

through your limbs.

 

The kiss deepens,

intense and strong.

A communication all it’s own.

Passion. Desire. Delight. Pleasure.

Gift given and received.

 

The mind is still, the senses alive.

Feeling only. Thinking pauses.

Yet telling so strongly what is felt.

Unique sharing of two.

 

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What Is a Friendship Worth?

What is a friendship worth?
Is it worth listening to the rumblings
of jealousy born from resentment
of the closeness shared?

Is it worth turning a blind
eye to the glee of that
surround us at the first sign
of dispute and disagreement?


Is it worth ignoring
the speed with which others,
in their frenzied need to denigrate,
hurry to add to our uncertainties?

 

Is it worth that
benefit of doubt that we
can extend to our enemy
but not to our closest friends?


Is it worth allow the insecurities
that dwell inside to emerge
and tear at the fabric of
love that has been woven in your heart?

 

Is it worth leaving the memories
of shared dreams and moments behind
on a field of angry words,
thoughts and actions?


Is it worth an unforgiving
heart that refuses to hear
another’s cries and will not
allow for human fragilities?

 

Is it worth the stubborn
pride that keeps us from
admitting we might have been
wrong or might not have understood?


Is it worth hardening
your sweet soul to the
pleas for understanding
from someone who once
shared your thoughts and emotions
on a daily basis?

 

Is it worth giving up
that part of you that you
once gave freely and with
love to another?


Is it worth forgetting
all the good in favor
of the bad?

 

Is it worth
the tears of God as He
mourns the anger inside
our hearts?


If friendship is worth so little,
then was it truly friendship?

 

Friends will sometimes hurt you.
Life is not fair. Life is not
always pretty.
Often without meaning to
we hurt those we love most.
And often those we love
hurt us, again without
desire or thought of doing so.


Understanding
Love
Patience
Love
Friendship
Love – and the greatest of these is Love…

 

Hearts that have been entwined
can never fully part.


So is it worth the anger?
The hurt?
The silence?

A LITTLE BIBLICAL HUMOR

IT DOESN’T HURT TO HAVE A LITTLE BIBLICAL HUMOR ONCE IN A WHILE…

Q. What kind of man was Boaz before he married Ruth?
A. Ruthless.

Q. What do they call pastors in Germany ?
A. German Shepherds.

Q. Who was the greatest financier in the Bible?
A. Noah. He was floating his stock while everyone else was in liquidation.

Q. Who was the greatest female financier in the Bible?
A. Pharaoh’s daughter. She went down to the bank of the Nile and drew out a little prophet.

Q. What kind of motor vehicles are in the Bible?
A. Jehovah drove Adam and Eve out of the Garden in a Fury. David’s Triumph was heard throughout the land. Also, probably a Honda, because the apostles were all in one Accord.

Q. Who was the greatest comedian in the Bible?
A. Samson. He brought the house down.

Q. What excuse did Adam give to his children as to why he no longer lived in Eden ?
A. Your mother ate us out of house and home.

Q. Which servant of God was the most flagrant lawbreaker in the Bible?
A. Moses. He broke all 10 commandments at once.

Q. Which area of Palestine was especially wealthy?
A. The area around Jordan The banks were always overflowing.

Q. Who is the greatest babysitter mentioned in the Bible?
A. David. He rocked Goliath to a very deep sleep.

Q. Which Bible character had no parents?
A. Joshua, son of Nun.

Q. Why didn’t they play cards on the Ark ?
A. Because Noah was standing on the deck.

PS. Did you know it’s a sin for a woman to make coffee?
Yup, it’s in the Bible. It says . . ‘He-brews’

KEEP SMILING!!!! GOD LOVES YOU LOADS AND LOADS!!!!

Faith, Hope &Love — but the greatest of these is LOVE.
1Corinthians13:13

Be blessed, Stay blessed 🙂