Monday spiritual Ruminations: a call to rest

“…now it is evening…”,   So the evensong chant begins Luring and lulling us into rest. Meanwhile The velvet night descends And candles slowly dawn a vigil of light. Prayers are whispered into pillows And the day is released Floating into the soft consolation  the night brings like grandmothers arms wrapping her little ones and cuddling […]

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Monday Spiritual Ruminations: Let the Church Say Amen…

The  August crickets sing it,  The night insects add a steady one note harmony, The air is heavy and fragrant  And a tender haze brushes the evening sky. I suspect that my neighbors are girding their loins for a final dog walk while others are winding up their day– cars leaving, returning, or maybe just […]

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Monday Spiritual Ruminations: An August Night Prayer…

I call out this night to the One I cannot seem to name the One who is beauty and truth light and dusk evening and morning winter and summer. I cry out with an angst deep in my being that wants to know Your Name. I always imagined I knew who You were and are […]

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