Tag Archives: From the Psalms to the Cloud

Your going out and your coming in …

Words for out going and coming — the going and coming of our churches, of our daily lives, of the occasions of our public life — from the United States political conventions to the hopeful athletes meeting in Brazil. These … Continue reading

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Pentecost Prayer — From the Psalms to the Cloud

Sharon Benton of Fort Collins, Colorado, lifts up a Pentecost Spirit, a wild one … Wild Spirit of wind and flame— you whip up our sometimes humdrum lives       from out of their complacency! You fall upon us in unexpected … Continue reading

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Pentecost liturgy From the Psalms to the Cloud

Some short pieces of liturgy as we look ahead to Pentecost: Call to Worship, Pentecost One: Holy Spirit come Add voice two: Send your flame as you did before Add voice three: To set our hearts on fire for you … Continue reading

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Prayer of Celebration — From the Psalms to the Cloud

Sharon Benton of Colorado prays for celebration — a celebration so deep it doesn’t need to hide itself from sorrow. What do you celebrate? How do you celebrate?And how do you pray celebration? Dancing God, you whirl through our lives … Continue reading

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Affirmation of Faith, Argentina, From the Psalms to the Cloud

An Affirmation of Faith? Yes, these words by Gerardo Oberman of Argentina from From the Psalms to the Clouds –Connecting to the Digital Age are that but also more. What we creed — from our memories or our experience — … Continue reading

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Affirmation of Faith

This Affirmation of Faith written by Lindsay Ruth Popper, a current student at Andover Newton Theological School, is found in From the Psalms to the Cloud — Connecting to the Digital Age. Do you have an affirmation of faith that … Continue reading

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Earth … season, US and Aotearoa, New Zealand

Doxology, Earth Day Praise God, above and all around, Praise God, who is our steady ground, Praise God, who speaks in ev’ry sound, The One in whom all love is found. – John H Danner Morning Karakia (Maori word for … Continue reading

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