Waiting On the Moon

I wrote the following post several years ago. I was reminded of it this morning, as I saw the full moon brilliant in its descent at the break of dawn. …

Exciting News!

This season of pandemic has caused, forced, compelled, inspired many of us to do things so very differently. One significant shift, I believe, in most people’s lives, has occurred in …

Unveiled Faces

Veiled faces are all I see these days. Squinty, hungry eyes probing above the provisional cloth façade, always seeking something more. “Do I know you?” they inquire, searching for other  …

Power Grab

What shall I say? So many things to say. I’ve been struggling with what to say, what to pray, during the course of the last few weeks, as riots and …

Today is Tuesday

I have developed a funny little habit, somewhere at the start of each day, to announce aloud the day of week. Today is Tuesday. Today is Wednesday, and so forth. …

More Than Many Sparrows

Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from the will of your Father. And even the very hairs …

Gather

“He will feed His flock like a shepherd. He will gather the lambs in His arms and carry them close to His heart.” Isaiah 40:11 We were told not to …

Today I Planted Petunias

Today I turned on the news. Stocks have tanked, and oil crashed and the virus spreads. Growing dread. Today I turned off the news. Today I went to the store. …

Irrational Prayer

I am a person of prayer. I pray a lot. I pray for others. And I pray for myself. I pray grandiose prayers – prayers that are meant to shake …

Gentle Waves

I like to pray on my morning walks by the bay. The wide, endless skies and the expansive waters that stretch beyond the horizon inspire me in the early morning …