Rainy Day Down Time

What does The Great Plains Poet do when he has some down time? He sits playfully under a giant moose. He breaks out some classic Christian fiction like The Robe, and fires up his playlist: “This New Season“. I pray you all are having your own Rainy Day Down Time with Jesus as well. Here’s […]

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Shake The Dust Off That Gift!

Today, I feel blessed. Why you ask? What makes today the day that stirs you up, you say? I am so thankful! I have been blessed by the Lord with a certain gifting that has allowed me to be used by the Lord in a dynamic way. I get so much joy out of seeing […]

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The Discernment Of Deeper Things

Since Free Poem Friday has snuck up on me so quickly this week, I decided to post and older poem about Wisdom. Since I have been seeking wisdom, I have come to some conclusions: 1. I truly posses none of it in the most pure form 2. Wisdom’s true genesis will always come from God. […]

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Quit Does Not Reside Within Me

Welcome to another installment of Free Poem Friday! This week I wanted to write a poem that describes how far I’ve come in the Lord. Let me explain. There was a time in my life when I couldn’t finish anything. No, not “couldn’t” but wouldn’t finish anything. I would come blazing out of the gate […]

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God Has Blessed!

Brand New!! After much deliberation, toil, and hair pulling, the new look of The Great Plains Poet blog is up and running. We here at the GPP are trying to make some changes that we feel the Lord is directing us in. Your input on how the site looks would be greatly appreciated! Also, stay […]

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Pinnacle Of Hope

Free Poem Friday finds us again! This week I have had a few smattering of hours to devote to some honest and authentic work so I thought a reflective poem was in order. These seven days have found me realizing my sinful heart, coming to repent, and asking for guidance in just another fast-paced week. […]

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Thus, He Makes The Pathway Clear

Another installment of “Free Poem Friday” has come my friends and it seemed to me that the theme should be having faith in Jesus as the only way to navigate the paths of our lives. Yesterday, the weather in my area was quite challenging. The wind billowed and the snow fell for several hours. We […]

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