Help us to forgive as we have been forgiven. No matter how many times we’ve been disappointed, help us not to poison the air with suspicion and ill will. Help us be vulnerable again.
These earthly vessels are too frail to contain such majesty, so break these alabaster jars, and let your fragrant beauty spill out and fill the earth.
This is prayer for the prodigal, who might at times be ourselves. Lord, forgive us and save us from ourselves, from our self sufficiency and pride. Forgive us for not seeing our utter depravity in light of your holiness, for comparing ourselves with ourselves, and for exalting our standards above yours. We acknowledge our inability […]
As the grains of this life slip through our hands, even as we sleep, awaken us and cause us to redeem the time.