Monthly Archives: September 2012

Collect for the President Driving By

Barack Obama’s motorcade drove by my house today … Lafayette Road, Portsmouth NH. September 7, 2012 God, you stand on the side of the road under the roar of helicopter, the exhaust of Air Force One, waiting patiently, camera ready … Continue reading

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One hundred and two Pentecost days — Spring comes to Aotearoa, New Zealand

Today we are celebrating the coming of spring to Aotearoa, New Zealand. I am sharing the work of four different writers. We begin with a meditation by Elaine Bolitho. She writes … In southern hemisphere lectionary material, the month of … Continue reading

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99 Days of Pentecost, Two weddngs in Zimbabwe

On September 1 Lancelot Muteyo and Christina were married Emmanuel Baptist Church in Harare, Zimbabwe. It was a “green wedding.” I asked Lance, a poet who has several times been a contributor here as well as in the book for … Continue reading

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Prayer for Shades of Employment Gray

In the United States this is the Labor Day weekend, an occasion to celebrate workers and efforts to sustain the rights of workers. We pray for all whose employment situation puts words to their lives and erodes their self-respect. for … Continue reading

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