MAY THOSE WHO are lost, O Christ,
find a guide in you.
May those who are hungry
find food at your table.
May those who are bullied find courage,
those who are worried find peace,
those who are weary find rest
with you, O Christ,
this day and the next.
– Pamela C. Hawkins
The Awkward Season: Prayers for Lent
From page 62, The Awkward Season: Prayers for Lent by Pamela C. Hawkins. Copyright © 2009 by Pamela C. Hawkins. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Upper Room Books. http://bookstore.upperroom.org/ Learn more about or purchase this book.
Pray the prayer at the end of today’s reading. Share your thoughts.
When the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dream.
Psalm 126:1, NRSV
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This week we remember: Harriet Tubman (March 10).
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