Prayers Archives

Daily Prayer I think of myself as diamond, perhaps pure gold. Maybe my life is an antique vase, unique, precious, and rare. Consider the point it which they all began. Think of the process each went through. Each test of […]

Daily Prayer This is the world I live in. This is where my heart resides. Most of life takes me away from the people and the place that I love. We work overtime our whole lives with the hope that […]

Daily Prayer It’s been years since we prayed together, years we could have grown apart but somehow didn’t. I see Your hand in this. The same hand that formed us, loud and raucous, into friends. No one could shut us […]

Daily Prayer When and where I will connect with You isn’t something I can predict, yet I judge when and where others will make these connections. Only with You can I lead without pushing, wait without impatience and give others […]

Daily Prayer Humble me. Make me small enough to fit on the head of a pin, lest I believe that Your deeds are mine. All the good I accomplish pours forth from You; I am merely a vessel. And when […]

Help me to teach my child. To give her wisdom and show her how to choose good people to be in her life. Help me to teach my child to look within for her very best— that You are her […]

Daily Prayer She’s the one I turn to in moments of sheer panic. A straight shooter who tells it like it is. She’s the cavalry rushing in, saving me from myself, talking me down from the ledge. She’s the one […]

Daily Prayer Where has the week gone? I see suddenly the approach of the finish line, and yet my to-do list still looms large. Please still my need to rush. Help me take it one job at a time, a […]

Daily Prayer I knew I shouldn’t… even before I ate it. But it was so tempting, so delicious, so mine. I say I want to lose weight, I know what it takes— really. I do know, but somehow I can’t […]

Daily Prayer I want my life to ring, to surge like a cello, deep and moving graceful and resonant— the sound of Your voice when you speak to me. I hear little songs in my mind of Your promises. They […]