Category Archives: Prayer

The Heart of Christ

“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.” John 14:1 It was just another Monday for most of us, but for the people of Boston, it was Patriot Day, the best day, because it was … Continue reading

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Healing Prayer

There is one thing that is fairly certain, we have all at one time or another asked people to keep us in their prayers. Another thing that is certain is that others have asked us to do the same. Praying … Continue reading

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Silent Conversation

People who know me well may think the following is a miracle of sorts.  It is nearly noon and I just realized that I have not spoken one word.  Not one single syllable, none.  Several thoughts raced through my mind … Continue reading

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Lord in your mercy, hear our prayer

Every now and then I mention that I love reading books by Henri J.M. Nouwen.  Nouwen, a spiritual leader of the church, was someone who embodied the loving spirit of Christ in all of his actions and deeds.  One of … Continue reading

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Imagine That

A friend, who belongs to a congregation that has a pastoral vacancy, asked if I could pay a visit to one of their members who is in the hospital.  The man whom I’ll call Jerry, is well into his “golden … Continue reading

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