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Prayer for Nashville and the Storms in the South

God, you are not in the stormsacross the southern United States,but you are with thosewho are cleaning up,sheltering those without homes,preparing for rebuilding. You are not in the flash flooding,but you sit beside those who grievelives lost in carsand a … Continue reading

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Prayer in the midst of storms

Risen One, your garden walk this Easter has left all the beautiful services of online churches and is passing through the rubble of Central Texas and Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Louisiana, George, the Carolinas, gathering your sixteen beloved ones, who … Continue reading

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Prayer after the Central Tennessee Tornadoes

God, they tell us that the triptych window showing Jesus, the Good Shepherd, newly restored, was blown out of Nashville’s East End Methodist Church, as tornadoes shook houses, dropped ceilings on waking residents, scattered businesses and killed at least twenty-two … Continue reading

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Prayer in a time of tornadoes

In the last thirty days, O God, there have been thirty dawns, promising the possibilities of a day. and thirty twilights, longer and later and lighter in my hemisphere, singing me an overture to stars. There were also thirty noons, … Continue reading

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