Saturday Prayer: The fields of our hearts

Take fields of our hearts, Lord,The tired, the worn, the fertile and well-used,The tested and tried ones.The fields of our hearts need rest, Lord.They are weary. As we begin the Lenten season,Prepare us.Cultivate our hearts to listen.Help us turn over the old barren places.Soften the hard and rocky edges.Show us the promise of spring, of… Read More

Friday Festivals: Saints and Others

Friday Festival – March 17, 2017 On St. Patrick’s Day, our bloggers are finding all kinds of saintly behavior – and some sins. At yoga class, Lindsay Hardin Freeman encounters an image of the Samaritan woman who stands up to Jesus, and gets a glimpse of her past and possibly future selves in a feisty… Read More