Friday, April 19, 2024

An oath, a promise

After Hebrews 6:13-20

He swears an oath,

he makes a promise,

an oath, a promise

given in his name,

because no one is

greater. The man

receives the oath,

the promise, and he

waits, patiently,

because he knows

they are good,

they will be made

good. The promise 

would be realized;

the promise would be



Photograph by Marcus Spiske via Unsplash. Used with permission.

Some Friday Readings


Anne Askew – featured poet at Kingdom Poets (D.S. Martin).


You Know the Way – Cody Ilardo at Power & Glory.


To Welcome a Stain – Seth Lewis.


Vespers – Anna Friedrich at Rabbit Room Poetry.


“Fides, Spes,” poem by Willa Cather – Sally Thomas at Poems Ancient and Modern.

1 comment:

Martha Jane Orlando said...

God never breaks His promises. Blessings, Glynn!