A Psalm For A Son

Brian Jakowski
Short. Sweet. Valuable.
2 min readMar 15, 2024

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In this season, I find myself reflecting on my son, Elisha’s death. The tears and pain remain, but they have ceased to control my Life. I wrote Elisha’s Psalm several months after his death. Please join me in my reflections.

Elisha’s Psalm

As lightning flashes east to the west,
so too has the first fruit of our love fallen, long before its season.
The unthinkable makes our hearts its habitation, reason…

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Brian Jakowski
Short. Sweet. Valuable.

I’m a retired chef, missionary and pastor. I write on all things the Lord puts on my heart.