Poems by Ruth Bell Graham

Look o’er the fields about you — riveted, hilled with graves; no one can count the number of those who perished as slaves; slaves to the sin they were born in, knowing not God or His Light; died without God’s great salvation, died in the darkness of night. Look o’er …

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Feelings of Failure

Jesus replied, “Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head.” Matthew 8:20 What feelings accompany the thoughts of being a failure? For me it brings to mind a helplessness to change anything. A feeling of hopelessness when I look …

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THE DUST OF HIS FEET!

The Lord has His way in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the clouds are the dust of His feet. Nahum 1:3b Whirlwind… “A situation or series of events where a lot of things happen very quickly.” Whirlpool… “Water in swift, circular motion, as that produced by the meeting …

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FOR SUCH A TIME AS THIS

And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?       Esther 4:14 Neil and I were married fifty-nine years ago on August 18th 1956, in a little Baptist Church in Bracebridge. It was the magical hour of seven in the evening on a …

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