Tag Archives: sky

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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The God of Thunder

In the midst of our darkest moments, in the eye of the storm and even in the forming turmoil, the glory of God still shines in the world. Continue reading

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January’s Passing

Even memory seems dulled
by the constant cold;
did the snows start in November
or was it even before that
this year? Continue reading

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Morning Duty

Even something as simple as feeding a horse can give us the chance to appreciate the beauty of a winter morning. Continue reading

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The Least Slice

I know that soon,
a wide slate darkness
will cover the sky
and the tender blush of a rising sun
will fade. Continue reading

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A Gentle Calling

long threads of red and pink
bleed along the lines of clouds,
incredibly smooth streaks low to the earth,
streaming northward above the thin strip of clearing. Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Evening

In my fifty-plus years of sunsets and shadows, I’ve never seen a more impressive play of light and tone, spectacular in its subtleness. Continue reading

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