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This weight

Those knees are bruised and bleeding
I plead with you. Get off them
Lift them from the hard surface they rest
Ease the pain off them; for they scream in agony… 242 more words

I finally completed this painting today, happy with the glitter as finishing touches.  The work is based on when one has an event that brings one to their knees, and re-organizes life in a new paradigm because of the impact.   23 more words


Invitation à la pénitence

Seigneur, tu m’appelles au repentir, à la reconnaissance de mon état de péché et de ma condition de pécheur. La conversion que tu attends de moi évoque des humiliations, des purifications, des réconciliations, des occasions de réparation, de renoncement à moi-même.


Forgive Me—I Did Not Introduce You

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Monday, October 19, 2015

Forgive Me—I Did Not Introduce You

Many of the prayers in this section are prayers of people from traditionally English-speaking countries. 361 more words

Sweep the Rubbish from Within Me

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Sunday, October 18, 2015

Sweep the Rubbish from Within Me

As I pray through these petitions, I sometimes revisit places deep within. 490 more words

St. Francis of Assisi

As storms lash the Carolinas, we in dry California are reminded that the seasons are changing. The earth turns, moving toward shorter days and longer nights. 1,099 more words

SORRY! For Not Believing...

I think this word “Sorry” seems to be one of the most abused word we used to say. The most easily uttered word by anyone when in times of excuses, trouble and repentance. 519 more words