a prayer for those in pain

As you take that deep breath, The one that fills your battered lungs with enough air for the tears to fall once more. As you scream out the "why's" and the "how's" and "how could you's" until you are hoarse. As you fall into the numb, disconnected, dreamlike state that passes for life. As you accept the flowers, and … Continue reading a prayer for those in pain

Immanuel – a prayer for Christmas

“The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” (which means “God with us”) May you be with us in the laughing chaotic unwrapping of gifts. May you be with us as we struggle to make ends meet. May you be with us in the joyous smiles on children's … Continue reading Immanuel – a prayer for Christmas