The Surprise of Resurrection

Matthew 28:1-10 In her book Thirst, Mary Oliver writes a poem called “The Messenger” which reads: “My work is loving the world. Here the sunflowers, there the hummingbird – equal seekers of sweetness. Here the quickening yeast; there the blue plums. Here the clam deep in the speckled sand. Are my boots old? Is myContinue reading “The Surprise of Resurrection”

Woman at the Well – Pastoral Prayer

Pastoral prayer inspired by John 4:5-42 O God, We come to you because we are thirsty, thirsty for a world where all people have access to clean, fresh water and the most vulnerable members of society are cared for. We pray for a world where people who make houses can afford to live in them, peopleContinue reading “Woman at the Well – Pastoral Prayer”