Poet in Residence: Peggy Eastman




"I express my belief that each of us has a divine spark deep inside us."

All Saints Parish is blessed to have a poet worshiping with us. Peggy Eastman has inspired and nurtured us with her beautiful writing for years. Her poems introduce us to Seasons, delve into the mysteries of the Church and help open hearts in prayerful petitions to the Lord. We thank her for this generous service and are proud to share her work with others. You can read Peggy's story here:

Peggy’s Story

FEATURED WORK



Easter’s Transforming Love


"A hard life is this, Lord; the human desire for revenge is strong in us. 
And yet…Your gift of salvation is happening now."
Copyright © by Peggy Eastman 2021

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Call of the Risen
Cross-Bearer

"Come to me, come quickly to me."
Copyright © by Peggy Eastman, 2021

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Even the Betrayer’s Feet

"Still You washed even the betrayer’s feet.
Lord, we cannot hope to fathom the depth
of Your loving mercy."
Copyright © by Peggy Eastman, 2021

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‘My Hour Has Not
Yet Come’

"And so it began, the ordained journey that would lead to an unyielding cross of wood and the greatest miracle of all time."
Copyright © by Peggy Eastman, 2021

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