Author Archives: Jonathon Thigpen

About Jonathon Thigpen

I am a student, writer, photographer, traveler, teacher, and Lego enthusiast, who is endeavouring to be a man after God's own heart.

Guardians of Life

Originally posted on Joyness the Brave:
Madonna and Child by Raphael Sometimes the mind-boggling fact springs upon me: I can grow human beings in my body. It seems like fairy tale magic or a science fiction movie. A human being…

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Strangers and Strange Poetry

So I was sitting in a coffee shop the other day just doing some reading and observing the other people there. My interest was captured by a young lady with really pretty black hair and a young man with an … Continue reading

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15 Reflections of Psalm 15

Hullo there! I figured I’d get back to actually using this funny little blog thing. Well, today I had coffee with my mentor at one of my favourite coffee shops and afterwards proceeded to do my morning reading in the … Continue reading

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A Peculiar Faery Tale

Here is a faery tale I wrote recently. It has been in the works for quite some time now, and I am quite fond of it. It deals with some complex thoughts on love, turns a few faery tale cliches … Continue reading

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River of God

The other day I was sitting in a coffee shop before work and was reading through a few Psalms. Got really caught up in Psalm 65. So I jotted down a few thoughts on it. I find I always connect … Continue reading

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The Unbreakables.

It’s been awhile since I’ve written anything, mainly since I’ve been scrambling to pick up the pieces of my broken life and I just haven’t been sure how to put it into words. Well, here’s a poem that I wrote … Continue reading

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A Bit of Prayerful Poetry

Today I was just wrecked by my own inadequacies and feeling the weight of my bad circumstances and my spiritual failures. Honestly, I was just feeling like a waste of God’s grace and a horrible Christian. But this morning, while … Continue reading

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