Tag Archives: prayer

Blessing for a Summer Morning

May the dawning of this day
bring you grace to face every challenge,
courage to embrace each opportunity,
and the wisdom to understand… Continue reading

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Academic Retreat

Even in intellectual settings, it is the caring for one another that matters most and helps us focus together on the work that we share. Continue reading

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A Good Start to a Great Day

I think waking up with a deliberate attitude of gratitude is even better than Folgers in your cup. Or even Starbucks… Continue reading

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Life Both Blessed and Cursed

We have all made decisions that we’ve regretted… and know other people who need the same blessings we need. Continue reading

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Prayers Rising with the Dawn

A day begun with prayer and the glory of dawn is a day well begun… but not finished. Continue reading

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18 Chairs*

A silent memorial, a reminder of the suffering of others, a call to grace, a seeking and sharing for healing. Continue reading

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Even Better Than Expected

A chance reunion with a former student leads to a reflection on how God sometimes gives us something better than what we asked for. Continue reading

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