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Prayer: Hold Fast (Psalm 139:5-10)

Psalm 139:5-10 NRSV
You hem me in, behind and before, and lay your hand upon me.
Such knowledge is too wonderful for me; it is so high that I cannot attain it. 279 more words


Something we have seen and touched

I got thinking the other day about being a mystic. It is not that I want to go around in a holy haze but I had been talking with a group of pastoral theology students about the spirituality of family life and I had told them about Karl Rahner SJ’s comment that the Christian of the future would either be a mystic or would not be Christian at all. 589 more words


Holy Ground...

(an acrostic prayer)

Here in this place with these Your children, we come to worship with praise, adoration and thanksgiving, dear Father.

Only let us see You today, O God. 225 more words

to where or to WHOM do we turn

After weeks of nausea, I realized I just had an afternoon where I wasn’t reaching for food. I’m a lucky one….my nausea only came when my stomach got empty so all I had to do was reach for a snack (preferably healthy and full of great vitamins for this little baby…although an occasional salty treat was definitely in the mix). 657 more words

Musings after the Wedding

It takes such days to relinquish
whatever went right or wrong,
what was exquisite or merely
wanted to trick or play with my hope;

takes days to leave the planner… 115 more words

Looking Beyond The Seen

When I was young, I remember seeing a movie ┬áthat really fascinated me. It was called “The Invisible Man.” I thought how cool it would be if no one could see me! 264 more words


Wait No Longer

The only One
who can satisfy
brings us deeper
than words can describe,

And in His presence
alone is found,
the joy and peace
we want to abound… 47 more words