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Creation Litany — Guest Post by Martha Peck

Season of Creation Litany based on Ecclesiastes 3 For everything there is a season and a time for every matter under heaven. God, we face so many choices, and we feel pulled in every direction. Be with us in our … Continue reading

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Some prayers from Volmoed, Hermanus, South Africa

  I share here some prayers from the newly revised Volmoed Retreat Centre prayer book sent to me by Isobel Degruchy. You will find the introduction and then some selected prayers for Mondays when the theme is creation. Those who … Continue reading

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Pluto, a fly-by poem

  On a day, one day long ago, but maybe not so long ago as when God flung the confetti of the Kuiper belt, God created Pluto and said – let there be ice volcanoes and nitrogen and methane and … Continue reading

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Yosemite

I travel to Yosemite in spite of skeleton trees blackened by the rim of the world fire, in spite of waterfalls drought-thin from lack of snow melt. I say to my questioning friends – no, I am not a tourist. … Continue reading

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Assurance of Grace for Confession of what we have done to creation

Yesterday I posted a prayer of Confession for human failure in creation care and culpability in damage to the earth and invited anyone who would wish to share what it might be liturgically to offer an Assurance of Grace for … Continue reading

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