Summer’s End—Prayerful Tuesday

  The month of August is one of my favorite times of the year a time of reflection and gratitude.  This has always been a slow time of year for me. A time to sit on the porch with a cold glass of iced tea and just sit, letting the warm air surround me, and the … Continue reading Summer’s End—Prayerful Tuesday

A Woodland Path, Visio Divina

Luke 6:12 During that time, Jesus went out to the mountain to pray, and he prayed to God all night long.   God speaks to us in many ways–through relationships, our experiences, sacred texts such as the Bible and many more. Today I am asking you to “read” a photograph using the practice of Visio Divina, Latin … Continue reading A Woodland Path, Visio Divina

Visio Divina, Fishing – Prayerful Tuesday

Matthew 13:47  "Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a net which was thrown into the sea and gathered fish of every kind."     Today I offer you a moment of reflection using Visio Divina. The photograph is of a young boy fishing on a pier with a cat beside him.  What insights might … Continue reading Visio Divina, Fishing – Prayerful Tuesday

Walk in the Presence — Prayerful Tuesday

Ah summer, filled with hot days and warm nights, homemade popsicles and fresh fruit.  On hot days I love to amble over to Yost Park and walk under the tall trees in the cool shade.  I don’t want to exert myself too much; I might after all get too warm.  Therefore today as our spiritual … Continue reading Walk in the Presence — Prayerful Tuesday

Sweet Pea and the Narrow Path

Matthew 14:25-33 And early in the morning he came walking toward them on the sea. But when the disciples saw him walking on the sea, they were terrified, saying, “It is a ghost!” And they cried out in fear. But immediately Jesus spoke to them and said, “Take heart, it is I; do not be afraid.” Peter answered … Continue reading Sweet Pea and the Narrow Path

Church Camp, 2014 – Prayerful Tuesday

Mark 10:13-16 13 People were bringing little children to him in order that he might touch them; and the disciples spoke sternly to them. 14But when Jesus saw this, he was indignant and said to them, ‘Let the little children come to me; do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom … Continue reading Church Camp, 2014 – Prayerful Tuesday