Wednesday Prayer: from a chaplain

Oh, God! I know You can come alongside of all who have deep emotion, bearing us up in Your everlasting arms. You will be with us through the deep waters, through all the tumult of our lives, whatever may happen and wherever that may lead us. Thank You for Your gracious promises that cannot fail. Read More

Friday Prayer

Holy Parent and Source of all Life-Giving Revelation- I know that there are scales on my place of perception. For we all “see” and “hear” and “understand” differently. And, thus, in the rooted location where I receive informationand respond in accordance with your Love,There are scales. Where I am unable to perceive my own privilege,Let… Read More

Wednesday Prayer – Exhaustion

Holy Spirit, Holy Energy, As the week lengthens and our stamina wanes,we seek the extra strength that will sustain our souls.From bulletins to PowerPoints, we are glued to computersas we perfect the tools of our worship. But you are not calling us to perfection.You afforded us human energy and minds,Not super-computers or brains of perfection.… Read More

Monday Prayer

By the time I finish this prayer, O God, the situation may have changed and the specifics herein irrelevant, though the sentiment will remain the same. By the time I finish this prayer, O God, someone else may have been killed, silenced, or ignored,Still I pray for change. By the time I finish this prayer,… Read More