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In the Days of Hurricane Dorian

God, you speak from the siren of first responders and not the whirlwind. You comfort mourners in the Bahamas and those who sift through loss of home and business after the storm stayed and stayed over the islands and you … Continue reading

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Prayer for those facing Hurricane Barry

God, who is with us in the whirlwind — with us and caring for us — we hear that the danger is less in the winds of landfall, than in the rain, the unremitting rains of the days to come … Continue reading

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Storms in the United States this week

We pause in prayer for the Carolinas as Hurricane Florence roars to the coast line. We ask God’s grace on those who are evacuating, those who should not stay behind but do, on first responders, who do not know what … Continue reading

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For Monserrat, Domenica, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico

God, we pray for the strength of shelters, for those who fear the wind blowing, and the devastation of waters, for those who seek friends, for those who grieve. We pray for wisdom in those who rescue and we pray … Continue reading

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As flooding continues in Texas

Like a bridge over flooding waters let us all lay down, for there are many weary, feeling lost, and homeless folks in fear do not want to leave or even move, while those in hospitals, and nursing homes, those on … Continue reading

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Prayer for Hurricane Harvey

God, you are never in the earthquake, never in the fire, and God, you are not in the winds of Hurricane Harvey. Yet God, we pray for your presence in Corpus Christi and Gonzales, in Galveston, Victoria, Port Mansfield, in … Continue reading

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Reflection for the Missing El Faro Cargo Ship

(from Psalm 139) On the wings of the morning and at the furthest limits of the sea God’s hands guide the searchers. On the wings of the morning and at the furthest limits of the sea God’s breath lift up … Continue reading

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