Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 27, 2020

A Prayer of Trust in God: Psalm 31 31 I come to you, Lord, for protection;    never let me be defeated.You are a righteous God;    save me, I pray!2 Hear me! Save me now!Be my refuge to protect me;    my defense to save me. 3 You are my refuge and defense;    guide me and lead me as you have promised.4 Keep me safe … Continue reading Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 27, 2020

Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 21, 2021

Come Holy Spirit, we are your people, who cannot breathe the breath of freedom and life these days. We need your presence to confront the horror that has infected our human spirit.  We are sick with racist actions, with cruelty to one another, with ideologies of superiority and other kinds of self-centered motivations.  This injustice … Continue reading Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 21, 2021

Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 19, 2021

Thoughts on Grief Grief cannot be shared, for it is mine alone.Grief is a dying with me,a great emptiness,a frightening void.It is loneliness, a sickening sorrow at night,on awakening a terrible dread.Another’s words do not help.A reasoned argument explains littlefor having tried too much.Silence is the best response to another’s grief.Not the silence that is … Continue reading Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 19, 2021