Author Archives: Roger E. Bruner

About Roger E. Bruner

Roger Bruner worked as a teacher, job counselor, and programmer analyst before retiring to write Christian fiction full-time. A guitarist and songwriter, he is active in his church choir, church praise team, and nursing home ministry. Roger also enjoys reading, web design, mission trips, photography, and spending time with his wonderful wife, Kathleen. Roger has nine published novels. Four of them are the now-completed young adult Altered Hearts series. Three are quirky romantic novels (as opposed to genre romance novels). The Devil and Pastor Gus is a speculative satire, and Rosa No-Name is a contemporary coming-of-age novel.

Let God Drive

I have the best intentions; I long to do all that pleases God And yet I fail to do what I mean And do what I mean not to do. It’s time to jump into the back seat and let … Continue reading

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God Loves the World So Much

God loves the world so much That He gave His only Son So that the world through Him Might be saved. Yes, God loves the world so much That He gave His only Son. God did not send His Son … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Dirt

When I get up in the morning, I jump into the shower. I turn the water on full force And lather up some soap. Then I commence to scrubbing From my head down to my toes, So I won’t keep … Continue reading

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What Will You Leave Behind?

When you die, you can’t take it with you, But what will you leave behind? Precious memories for your friends and family Or relief that you’re no longer there? Will the faith you’ve shared bring them comfort Or your hopelessness … Continue reading

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What Eyes Can See?

What eyes can see? What ears can hear? Who can imagine all the Good God has for us? No eyes can see, No ears can hear, No one can imagine all the Good God has for us. About This Song: … Continue reading

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I Come Believing, Lord

I come believing, Lord, That You’re the God of Light, And as I go my way, Help me to shine. I come believing, Lord, That You’re the God of Strength, And as I go my way, Help me be strong. … Continue reading

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Not Just Some Miracle Worker

Christ was not just some miracle worker Whose magic died with him, For Christ is still alive and he changes the lives Of those who believe that he came here To die for their sins, Came to die for their … Continue reading

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