Prayables Archives

Every year at this time, the family comes together, traveling from afar to the old homestead. Help me plan and prepare the feast for my family. Allow us to eat our fill of these homemade delicacies and enjoy each other’s […]

For the expanding grandeur of Creation, worlds known and unknown, galaxies beyond galaxies, filling us with awe and challenging our imaginations; We give thanks. For this fragile planet earth, its times and tides, its sunsets and seasons; We give thanks. […]

When the thunder crashes, When the winds howl, Remember That your heart, Once a desert, No longer thirsts. When darkness falls, Without moon or stars, Remember That your mind, Once lost, No longer wanders. When the storm rages, When lightning […]

Thank You for this wild, unfettered day! This day may not be all play: I still have chores to complete, responsibilities to honor— but the day is mine. The schedule is in my hands. Today, I choose my moments. Thank […]

You have to admit: You made me mouthy, gave me big dreams and great expectations. I even carry a portable soapbox with me in case I need to vent. But whatever I need to say, and however I express it, […]

Majestic Sovereign, Source of beauty, When did You decide To create the rainbow? Was this Your design? Or perhaps it was a Fantastic discovery The moment Your Divine Light Burst through the firmament of heaven? Did You know that Your […]

Food on the table. Heat for the winter months. A decent day’s wage. Restful sleep, all the way through the night. Please provide for us the basic human necessities. And then, something more: Larger dreams, broader connections. A cause to […]

Each day is a blessing of epic proportions. I give thanks for what might seem meager comforts: real cream in my coffee, a day without a bill in the mail, Paso Doble, the Spanish two-step. Sometimes life is a dance […]