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Author Archive: Barbara Boedicker

Approaching God

by Barbara Boedicker The closer we draw to God the more joyful we become.  God’s love rushes over us like a waterfall, refreshing, renewing, rejuvenating us.  We are uplifted into His embrace; His protective arms hold us close as He cares for us.  He meets our every need.  He brings out our thankfulness and praise.  […]

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Easter Poems

Jesus Paid the Price by Barbara Boedicker A baby born to live a sinless life, To suffer, be rejected, and to die. His death, upon that Cruel Cross, Renewed what once had been totally lost. He gave up His life for you and for me, Shed His righteous blood to set us free. Freed from [...] Continue Reading

Walking with God

Hi!  I hope you’re having a great day today.  Life is good. God is working in you, giving you the desire to obey Him and the power to do what pleases Him.  ~  Philippians 2:13 I have the desire to be aware of my God’s presence guiding me into and through every day, leading me into […]

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Below is a collection of poems composed by Barbara Boedicker.  Barb has been a member of Grace Gospel Church for many years, and has served in various ministries.  She is also Pastor Trent's mother, and has a gift for writing and a passion for God's Word. All of Me for God Barbara J. Boedicker Love [...] Continue Reading

Leaving the Nest

2 Timothy 1:7 For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self discipline. 1 Thessalonians 5:14 And we urge you, brothers, warn those who are idle, encourage the timid, help the weak, be patient with everyone. Looking out from the nest, watching mom and pop fly here […]

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Journey with God

“Be still and know that I am God…” Psalm 46:10 “The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Deuteronomy 31:8 I am on a journey, and so are you.  My life has been full, and I’ve been […]

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Hotline to Heaven

A Christian’s hope is in Jesus; our home is in heaven; our God is our everything: our love, & delight, our joy & our life, our rest & our security, our care & our guide.  We have a hotline to heaven, 24/7.  We are able to reach our God for help anytime we need to, […]

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What God Gives Is Enough to Satisfy

“People who conceal their sins will not prosper, but if they confess and turn from them, they will receive mercy. Blessed are those who fear to do wrong, but the stubborn are headed for serious trouble.” (Proverbs 28:13-14 NLT) “Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the […]

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