A Quiet Walk

Shepherd me, O God, beyond my wants,

A Sermon Offered to Queen Anne Christian Church, Seattle, WA April 22, 2012 Luke 24:36-48 36While they were talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” 37They were startled and terrified, and thought that they were seeing a ghost.38He said to them, “Why are you frightened, and …

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Come in old friend It’s time to rest you feet And let the ghosts pass by Come in and rest your weary body Lay your head in my lap Let me stroke your soft ears, and Feel your loving heart … Beat Come in Old Friend Rest by the fire, and Dream of days long …

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He is dirty She smells bad Hungry – thirsty Ill – lost People hurry by Don’t touch me Stay away … Nice tidy beings A song swells Notes ring like bells The sun breaks out Soft breeze drifts They sing amidst the trash Hold, forth, great beauty Who knew The blessed of God © Ruth …

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I am restless today!  Maybe it’s the sunshine outside calling to me, maybe I’m burnt out with class work and writing papers, or maybe I’ve got to many things on my mind to concentrate.  And, focusing and concentration is what I need to do right now.   Two papers are due for a class on Wednesday …

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