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Our Flawed Ideas

Words of Humble Confession

We confess we sin
   individually against others, 
      we confess we repeat our  
         mistakes, 
    even though we know better. 

We allow our actions to make it harder  168 more words

New Testament

We've Propped Ourselves Up

Words of Humble Confession 

We confess we have propped
ourselves up,
letting pride claim special status
for ourselves at the expense of
our neighbors.

You’ve told us that the vulnerable, 113 more words

Old Testament

For Our Own Purposes

Words of Humble Confession

We confess to you, O God, that we
    too often claim to see the special
     in others only to use it for our… 130 more words

New Testament

Ashes for Just Such a Time As This

For just such a time as this, we were made.

In the image of God,
loving, grace-giving, and wise,
we are created to be the hands, 46 more words

Call To Worship

Why "Silent Sister"--?

I’m something of a social media addict. I have accounts on just about every social networking site available, and I use them regularly, often to the point of scary over-sharing. 445 more words

Depression

Dear Bishops, Your Silence Is Deafening!

I was touched this morning at Mass at the first reading from the Book of the Prophet Jeremiah. It reminded me of pastors who fail their flock. 760 more words