In all cultures, there’s talk of living like the deceased would have wanted. Sometimes, it’s the only way to pick up the pieces and move on from the tragedy. This poem talks about how the deceased want their loved ones to mourn them.
A Season To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; A […]
Fisherman’s Prayer I pray that I may live to fish Until my dying day. And when it comes to my last cast, I then most humbly pray: When in the Lord’s great landing net And peacefully asleep That in His mercy I be judged Big enough to keep. —Unknown
Serenity Prayer God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference.Living one day at a time; enjoying one moment at a time; accepting hardships as the pathway to peace; taking, as He did, this sinful world as it is, […]
Ho’o nani Ka Makua Mau Ke Keiki Me Ka Uhane no Ke Akua Mau Ho’o Mai Ka’ipu Ko Ke ia ao, Ko ke la ao Amene Praise God from whom all blessings flow. Praise Him all creatures here below Praise him above ye heavenly host. Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen
God’s Garden God looked around His garden And He found an empty place. And then He looked down upon the earth, And saw your tired face. He put His arms around you, And lifted you to rest. God’s garden must be beautiful He always takes the best. He knew that you were suffering, He knew […]
Hail Mary Hail Mary, full of grace the Lord is with you; blessed are you amongst women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners; now, and at the hour of our death. Amen.
I’m Free Don’t grieve for me, for now I’m free, I’m following the path God laid for me. I took his hand when I heard his call, I turned my back and left it all. I could not stay another day, To laugh, to love, to work, to play. Tasks left undone must stay that […]
If Tears Could Build A Stairwell If tears could build a stairwell and memories were a lane, I would walk right up to Heaven and bring you home again. No farewell words were spoken, no time to say good-bye… You were gone before I knew it, and only God knows why. My heart still aches […]
Life is but a stopping place Life is but a stopping place, a pause in what’s to be, a resting place along the road to sweet eternity. We all have different journeys, different paths along the way, we all were meant to learn some things, but never meant to stay. Our destination is a place […]