Tuesday Prayer

Boundless God, On these days when my energy is low And rest seems to be my closest ally, Surround me with your energy. May I find my second wind Before the pit of exhaustion swallows me And I cannot reemerge from its trap before nightfall. As I breathe in your reinvigorating air And feel the… Read More

Thursday Prayer: For the weary…

For those who wake weary this morning, exhausted before the day even begins, we bring our prayers: For new parents, surviving on snatches of sleep… For those living with chronic illness and pain, for whom sleep is not refreshing… For those whose jobs burden their bodies… For those whose circumstances overwhelm them, for whom a… Read More

The Pastoral Is Political: On Overload

Are you on overload? I’m on overload. Just in the past week alone, listening to two men threaten one another with nuclear weapons and watching the white nationalist/supremacist/Nazi rallies in Charlottesville has given us more than our souls have bargained for. There’s too much hate happening in our world, and we see it firsthand in… Read More