Theme for May 2023: Carry

In the school of prayer with Tish Harrison Warren

In the school of prayer with Tish Harrison Warren

  The night time service of Compline from the Book of Common Prayer carried Tish Harrison Warren in a time of doubt and loss. Here are some excerpts on prayer taken from her book, Prayer in the Night – including the prayer that gives shape and content to the book.   I For most of … Continue reading "In the school of prayer with Tish Harrison Warren"...
Carry something beautiful

Carry something beautiful

  In difficult times carry something beautiful in your heart.   Blaise Pascal   Benediction Go forth from this place refreshed and empowered to do the ministry to which God calls you: Travel lightly, for you carry within you all that you need. Notice God’s presence in simple, everyday experiences. Whenever opportunity arises, labor for … Continue reading "Carry something beautiful"...
Burdens to carry

Burdens to carry

  Paul writes, “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.” (Gal 6:2). Then a few verses later he writes, “each one should carry their own load.” (Gal 6:5) A paradox. Something to ponder, as we approach Pentecost and contemplate what a difference the Holy Spirit makes in … Continue reading "Burdens to carry"...