Sunday Prayer

Holy One of Sabbath and Struggle, We come before you this morning, mindful of of your presence with us and in us, mindful of the connections we share with whom we worship. You have gifted us with this hour of worship. You have shared your Sabbath rest, pouring it upon our hearts and souls, bathing… Read More

Wednesday Prayer

It’s a grey sky, leafless kind of day, God… A day for multiple cups of herbal tea trying to warm up and into the moment. A day for mulling, with a crocheted afghan pulled over my lap, wishing I might just close my eyes for a nap or two hour snooze to escape from the… Read More

Friday Festival ~ Election Edition

What a week! I am at home on staycation, dealing with a series of challenges, the outcome of the election being but one.  Wednesday evening I decided that it was time for four days of more or less contemplative silence, and it is from that vantage point that I have prepared this election-focused Festival of… Read More

Watch. Pray. #Vote.

I tried but I couldn’t resist writing a post about the upcoming United States presidential election.  However, as recent as yesterday another Christian mentioned to me that that they are considering not voting at all. I’m taking a wild guess that I’m not the only person that has heard these types of mumblings in the… Read More

Wednesday Prayer

Dear God, Sometimes at the end of the day, when the sun is waning, the breeze picks up, and there is just a tiny break between what has been (meetings, emails, visits, phone calls, sports, homework…you know, everything)…and I’m reminded that I need to gear up for whatever is next–dinner, church meeting, homework…you know, everything–I… Read More