Monday Prayer

  I write… I paint… I draw. Recording God’s handiwork, reflecting my imperfect vision. The sights and sounds that surround me, show me the master’s hand. Birds and insects, trees and fields, People’s voices, muted, observing each other’s work, encouraging and affirming. Precious, Holy, thank you for that gift of leisure on this Monday in… Read More

Monday Prayer – Shiny Shoes

Old Shoes made shiny and new. Transfiguring God! Help us to be transfigured too… shiny shoes and shiny people Glowing with your love sharing that love and allowing it to shine bright. As the season of preparation approaches… and the shine is banished for 40 days remind us, to wash our faces and show the… Read More

Friday Prayer

Dear God, Liberty Cap, Yellowstone National Park, pic by author I’m cramming every hallelujah I can into the next 48 hours. When I put the words of joyous praise away on Sunday, when my vocabulary is transfigured, I want to feel that I gave all the alleluias I had. But it’s not like you won’t… Read More

Monday Prayer

I’ve been baking Precious Holy, Weighing and measuring, sifting and mixing, combining and folding, dividing and preparing Then, the baking…. waiting, watching, hoping… sweet smells of spice lifting the spirit warmth and depth rising, swelling until, at exactly the right moment it all comes together and there it is… rich fruit cake. How like baking… Read More