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Sabbath Rest

In the shade of life’s tree grown so old so tall by way of the years Sabbath rest In the canopy the bird trills melodies of grace of peace the world beyond gone away for a day

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Sabbath Rest

We spend most of our lives either coming or going The moments in between either packing or unpacking eating sleeping or dressing Minds busily preparing for uncontrollable providence Qoheleth suggests we need a rest from all our doing time to … Continue reading

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Gratitude

“Deep calls to deep           at the thunder of your cataracts;       All your waves and your billows           have gone over me.   By day the Lord commands his … Continue reading

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Sabbath Evening

Occasionally in the autumn a soft evening will grace us A pale light will then filter thu the amber autumn woods All then turns museum`still as tho nature holds its bated breath We listen as if at the bed`side of … Continue reading

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Shipwrecked Gardens

We have lived long We have seen much Little is what it was Less is what it is now  Much we do not know More we do not guess Lots we don’t believe Some we won’t deny We have lived … Continue reading

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Sabbath Poem

We who seek peace hold in our weary hands the strands of a thousand unraveling spools Black White Red & Brown Fingers gone numb from seeking to prevent a single strand from falling into time’s chaotic river raging roiling below … Continue reading

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Sabbath Prayer

Faithful, Trustworthy God, Father of all beginnings & all endings: be at my beginning, be at my ending, be in my loving, be in my laughing be in my weeping, be in my serving, be in my sinning, be in … Continue reading

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