Monday Prayer – Open

The curtains on the small stage are tightly closed, the floor swept clean and chairs stacked away. The children aren’t down the hall, the costumes hang untouched in darkness. The music hasn’t moved, the folders haven’t opened, the pianos haven’t pounded out a difficult arrangement as volunteers peered at notes on a page, wondering how… Read More

Monday Prayer

O God, the proud in armies rise, And men of guile profound, Who have not thee before their eyes,Attempt my soul to wound. – Christopher Smart Holy and Gracious God, More than the prayers of my own privileged heart, I beg you to listen to the prayers of your children who will be intentionally excluded,… Read More