SAINT FRANCIS realized that the love and glory of God are in everything and for everything. If we realized the same, we would never disrespect, degrade, or destroy one another and the world as we have in the past and continue to do today.
– Daniel Wolpert
Creating a Life with God: The Call of Ancient Prayer Practices
From page 137 of Creating a Life with God: The Call of Ancient Prayer Practices by Daniel Wolpert. Copyright © 2003 by Daniel Wolpert. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Upper Room Books. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
Look for God in unexpected places today. Share your thoughts.
When the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dream.
Psalm 126:1, NRSV
This Week: pray those searching for God. Submit your prayer to The Upper Room Living Prayer Center or share it in the comment section below.
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This week we remember Patrick of Ireland (March 17).
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