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    • Resting in Evening Prayer: Lord, preserve us in peace in the waning hours of the evening. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 4 hours ago
    • Pausing for Midday Prayer: Lift up your countenance on us, O Lord, and put gladness in our hearts. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 10 hours ago
    • Entering Morning Prayer: Almighty God, illumine the world with the radiance of your glory. Amen. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 16 hours ago

A Less Anxious Life

Author Adrian Plass tells of a charismatic preacher who passionately encouraged his listeners to reject worry. After explaining a number of times that faith was the end of worry, and describing how he never worried about anything, he ended his sermon. As he walked off the platform, he said to Adrian Plass, “I’m worried that I didn’t get through to them.” Adrian... Keep Reading

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Praying with the Wild Things

This little plot of nature that is our back yard yields surprises weekly. I often catch sight of rabbit and deer nibbling the grass, hummingbirds at the summer flowers, and always birds, squirrels and chipmunks. One night, upon returning from a late run to the grocery for eggs, I pulled up behind a coyote making its way up my drive. Last spring,... Keep Reading

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Remembering to Forget

Being in my eighties, I’m thankful that both my short term and my long term memory have remained vital. Memory is one of our most precious human gifts.  Augustine called it “the mind’s stomach” from which we bring things up by recollection (Augustine, Confessions 10.14.21). Memory acts as a kind of watchful tutor, our conscience.  In my own mind lodge some memories that have... Keep Reading

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    From Twitter

    Weavings Journal
    @weavings

    • Resting in Evening Prayer: Lord, preserve us in peace in the waning hours of the evening. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 4 hours ago
    • Pausing for Midday Prayer: Lift up your countenance on us, O Lord, and put gladness in our hearts. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 10 hours ago
    • Entering Morning Prayer: Almighty God, illumine the world with the radiance of your glory. Amen. #weavingsdailyoffice
      about 16 hours ago
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