Today, I am thinking with gratitude of one of my spiritual mentors and heroes in the faith, Thomas Merton, who died this day, December 10th. My life of faith has been deeply influenced by this remarkable man, so here are a few thoughts that I feel led to share.
A sonnet offered as a prayer for our hurting world.
Psalm 90 teaches us to count our days that "we may gain a wise heart." Here is my reflection on this psalm.
Such a Way as Gives Us Breath: A Poem, Prayer, Psalm, and Promise for the Fifth Sunday of Easter.
A poem for all my fellow "shelter-in-place" pilgrims.
A poem, prayer, psalm, and promise using the lectionary readings from the Third Sunday of Easter.
If you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.Colossians 3:1-2 I have invited my congregation to a new shared practice of prayer that I thought I would…
A poem, prayer, psalm, and promise using the lectionary readings from the Second Sunday of Easter.
Here are the prayers for Saturday morning, from my booklet of weekly prayers, "Poems, Prayers, Psalms, and Promises."
Here are the prayers for Friday morning, from my booklet of weekly prayers, "Poems, Prayers, Psalms, and Promises."