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Prayer for the New Year

Psalm 84 (adjusted) How dear to me is your dwelling, O God of hosts! * My soul has a desire and longing for the courts of God; my heart and my flesh rejoice in the living God. The sparrow has found … Continue reading

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A Christmas Prayer With 7 Words #BannedWords

We remember the Magi, Observers of stars, Evidence-based seekers Who found their way to kneel before a baby. May we, too, kneel before life’s intricate mysteries Following the path of science-based searchers for truth We remember Mary, Birth-mother of a … Continue reading

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Prayers Needed

If you are the praying kind, please send prayers to my family. My brother’s daughter has been diagnosed with cancer today.  She’ll have chemotherapy for several weeks, surgery and then more chemo.  She’s just a little girl, primary school age, … Continue reading

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Spem In Alium Nunquam Habui

There was unexpected time today for a visit to Tate, and I felt I received sustenance, artistic, spiritual, emotional, from seeing both familiar favourites and new discoveries. The familiar always includes a visit to the Rothko room – and it … Continue reading

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How To Be A Poet (to remind myself)

i Make a place to sit down.  Sit down. Be quiet.  You must depend upon  affection, reading, knowledge,  skill—more of each  than you have—inspiration,  work, growing older, patience,  for patience joins time  to eternity. Any readers  who like your poems,  … Continue reading

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Never Failed Me Yet

It is tradition in my Community to pray together around the cross on Good Friday. I have been doing this most years for quite some time now, but I feel today moved me more than any other year before. It was … Continue reading

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  Prayer, the expression of our desire for God and our relationship with God, is not something we control, it is what we are drawn to. Ann Lewin

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