003. Morning Prayers

Looking back at my completed tasks, I see myself pushing beyond comfort zones. Yet missing from my planner pages are the reminders to seek unity. Smiled and greeted a store manager. Thanked the bagger for putting a week of groceries into recycled bags. Stepped aside so others could pass. Whispered …

002. Morning Prayers

Tears spill over my blue eyes and onto the morning pages. Another parent has a heart broken by His child. Abandoned love. Simmering anger and hostility. Division between the loved and the Be-loved. Lord, I am praying for prodigals today. Give redirection for children who have wandered away from your …

001. Morning Prayers

Sitting beside me is another planner. With the tools to focus my day, my mind still wanders into the land of chaos. Five minutes into my day and “the planned” has become overshadowed by complexity. Today my prayer is for simplicity, Oh Lord. Help me keep things simple so I’ll …