Your Kingdom Come

“Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.” They followed him, this God and man all in one. They saw the connection, the words other-worldly. They wished to reach across the chasm, too, and to know this Father he spoke of….

I shall not Want

“From the love of my own comfort From the fear of having nothing From a life of worldly passions Deliver me O God.”The words arrest me. I pause and lean up against the cold kitchen counter, and tears sting my eyes. I’m fine. Really. But they sliced past my busyness and made me stop. “…From…