Tag Archives: prayer

Gifts of eternal thickness

Somewhere, someone is praying for you, perhaps by name, perhaps in praying for the world; but even if the latter is true, the thing about prayer is that it can never be spread too thin: Somewhere, someone is praying for … Continue reading

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I still just want to praise you

My heart, too tired for ardent prayer snuggles up to you instead, matches curve to curve for trust is also a form of praise © Meisaan Chan

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The sanctity of lightening up

When you can laugh at yourself that, too, is prayer © Meisaan Chan

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The Fatigue Prayer

Tiredness crawls beneath my eyelids tightens my jaw: O Lord, be with me now © Meisaan Chan

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Peel back the layers

Peel back the layers so that old can become new again so there is more space for beauty © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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Praying though the deed, the action, the word spoken

Stop praying! Free yourself up to pray! © Meisaan Chan

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In the early morn

In the early morn I wake before the others to lie awake with you, O God my love, my love © Meisaan Chan

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