Gracious God ─
Another day has begun, no movement, no sound, but in a little while urban life will agitate the streets and shops. In homes people are waking up to start another week of work, study or household chores. Continue reading “I want growth: Prayer”
It’s a prayer! It’s a poem! It’s possibly lyrics!
In the wee hours of the night this prayer began to form. To keep from losing it, it was necessary to get up and finish it. The Missus was not amused. Continue reading “For Me”
Inside your word our tongues are loosened.
Holy and benevolent God,
Under your wing we take shelter. Continue reading “Over us, in us, through us”
A prayer of thanksgiving for upsets in life.
Thank you, Father, for upsets in life,
both great and small, as they provide
time to rethink, to see anew
processes and objectives, goals
and means, and even deeper things:
the whys and wherefores, the basis
of reason, faith and abiding hope.
Guide me, Lord, to the other side,
to purer joy and eternal love.