Monthly Archives: April 2015

Prayer for Nepal, for Baltimore by Todd Jenkins

Todd Jenkins who blogs over here and has a wonderful new book out Tuesday’s Muse 2 offers a prayer for people in the United States today. Lord, Have Mercy! For Nepal, her mothers and fathers, her siblings and babies, the … Continue reading

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An Improv on Acts 8: 26-40

The person traveling at speed between his people and those who are foreign, the person on cruise-control because her heart is scrolling the Bible app, the person who knows how to handle treasure because it has been entrusted to him, … Continue reading

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Prayer from passion-words for Baltimore

Matthew 26: 52-54; Luke 19: 41-42; Matthew 23: 37 God, I am hearing Jesus say — put away your swords and your cinder blocks and your fires, your looting malls, smashing cars, the burning of homes for elders, the wounding … Continue reading

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Prayer for Nepal from Psalm 46

God is refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Though the mountains shake in Nepal yet neighbors dig for neighbors — in the rubble of the Dharahara Tower, God is not in the trembling of tall Everest, of … Continue reading

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Psalm for the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide

    Refection on Psalm 137 By the rivers of every country today we shall sit down to weep as we remember Armenia. If we forget the genocide there – the deaths of intellectuals, the burnings and drownings, executions and … Continue reading

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Wisdom From The Wheel

“How many thousands of hours have I spent over the course of my life just trying to get myself centred?” asks R. Matthew Stevens of Corunna, Ontario. in this essay about retirement from ministry. His answers? Not from a car … Continue reading

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Twenty-third Psalm for Earth Day

God makes all of us — shepherds, stewards, gardeners, so none of God’s children or creatures need be in want. God gives us lying down places of green pasture, rainforest, delta, desert, high mountain, deep canyon, and paths by arroyo, … Continue reading

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