Tag: prayer

I want a pony and a nintendo…

I remember growing up I would pray with such fervor for things. This morning as I was driving to work I did the same thing! You would think after 23 years I would have figured out that things don’t matter. Whoops guess not. All the same God always has a chuckle with me. He is

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Can you hear me now?

In the spirit of giving something up for 40 days, I am shooting for noise. As I type this I hear the washer machine, the music streaming from last.fm (David Crowder by the way) and my blackberry dinging with my iPhone telling me email has arrived. Focus on that for a second, I am alone

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Eucharist Prayer of Self

It occurred to me at Mass this last week that the true sacrifice of the Eucharist not only occurs metaphysically on the alter but also with ourselves. I found myself as always praying with the Priest the Eucharist prayer but thinking of words to describe my own being. Here is the sacrifice of self I

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Poetry as Prayer

I walk the road slowly that day, taking in the scenery of trees and birds going by, my eyes concentrated first on the ground, then to the above sky, no matter where i stand or sit, my mind is unraveling the questions inside, unsure of what you ask of me, instead i run behind these

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