Tag Archives: NaPoWriMo

PRAYER AT THE CROSS

“Jesus said, ‘Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing” (Luke 23:31). Many prayers ascended to God that Spring day,Calls for fire to hold unjust Death at bay.A group of women huddled near a crossOn which … Continue reading

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The Empty Pews Sing Softly

The empty pews sing softly, echoing back melodic tones Wafted by faithful worshipers scattered in erratic zones Through a hall reserved for moments of joy and grief, Exultation and lament, fervor and hopeful belief In Messiah Jesus, Son of God, … Continue reading

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As a Runner Prays

In this deviation from my normal posts, I share with you an attempt to merge my loves for God, poetry and running: A squirrel scurries up a nearby tree, Startled by a heavy rhythmic tread. The leaves of trees and … Continue reading

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