These weird connections Resurrection and rabbits? And eggs with tie-dye? May you find blessedness this day. Advertisements
This child limping Long for Jesus’s power To heal with a touch
Rage’s hopelessness It’s the mirror of despair Hope: the antidote Hope requires vision, and the belief that humanity can work together.
The faithful skeptic Balancing my need to KNOW With my need to trust
Sunlight piercing leaves A rough hewn cross pulls my eyes Birds break my thoughts
Still dark No hints of dawn Yet I know It will come I am awake in the early morning, pondering all that troubles me.
Faith’s strength comes from trust Belief in benevolent Energies driving
Light across the cloud The eye of God looking down Changed when it meets me
Ancient words now sung Prayers chanted, incense rising Candlelit stone walls So many memories within cathedral walls. Chanted prayer always makes my heart soar. Gently, though, like a bird on the wing. Not garish as a jet.
Compline sung again Mark another year of life I am richly blessed