THE WILDFLOWERS are blooming,
bright sky bluebonnets, red-orange flames of Indian Paintbrushes, …
a phoenix of color rising from the ashes,
a faith that flowers through the flames.
– Sally Clark
Weavings, Feb/March/April 2013
From page 48 of Weavings: A Journal of the Christian Spiritual Life, February/March/April 2013. Copyright © 2012 by The Upper Room. All rights reserved. Ised by permission. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
How many times each week do you take time to be still and enjoy the beauty of creation? Share your thoughts.
And the city has no need of sun or moon to shine on it, for the glory of God is its light, and its lamp is the Lamb.
Revelation 21:23, NRSV
This Week: pray those diagnosed with cancer. Submit your prayer to The Upper Room Living Prayer Center or share it in the comment section below.
Did You Know?
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This week we remember:
James the Less. (May 3).
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