What is it that we are asking for when we pray that God would provide us our daily bread?
However, as I read scripture, it doesn’t seem that our prayers really belong locked in our prayer closet.
I can think of a lot of reasons why I’m tired.
As we were talking about this, I realized I had lived this parable on my way to discuss the parable.
Is regret good? Is regret necessary? When I think of regret, it brings to mind a dwelling on things said or done wrong – or right things I did not […]
Lent is messy and uncomfortable with its hard teachings, scheming, betrayal, and violent death.
The day is not beautiful. The snow has melted leaving dead grass and piles of leaves visible. What snow is left is black and brown. Along the road, garbage that […]
I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; that I know very well. – Psalm 139:14 (NRSV) I don’t know how often we think […]
Unfortunately, this prayer is ever-new. Lord, forgive us when our thoughts and prayers do not include our actions. May you raise up this current generation to right the wrongs that […]
Then Mary took an extraordinary amount, almost three-quarters of a pound, of very expensive perfume made of pure nard. She anointed Jesus’ feet with it, then wiped his feet dry […]