Posts Tagged ‘Lord’

DesertLord, give me the discipline,

the love for you,

and the wisdom

to live this life you have given me

in the face of everything.


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Lay Me Open

hs-2010-29-a-large_webLay me open to Your grace

life a leaf unfolding in the sun.

Shine upon me forever, my Lord,

with the warmth of Your boundless love.

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Such Joy

2012-06-05 (11)

Lord, It is such a beautiful day today!

The children are outside playing. The birds and squirrels were up before the sun. Even the dogs can feel the excitement.

Spring is here, they are all saying it.

Would you take some time out of your busy day and come walk with me? We can spend the day wandering the woods, following a meandering brook.

I’ll pack a picnic, you bring the sunshine.

I just want to be with you.


Peace, peace, peace be unto all.


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2010 03-24 Bernheim 038Merciful Lord, lead me from the unreal to the Real.

May I never believe that I am this cage of clay.

May the body experience pleasure and suffering as it must, so long as I know who I truly am.

Give me the courage to deny lust and greed and the will to purify my every thought, word, and deed.

May I always remember my Self, my pure and divine Self.

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4448622688_18bb9e1cd4_bMake me into the man you intend me to be. May I be soft clay in your divine hands. I lay myself upon your wheel. Create with me a beautiful and useful vessel for the service of my Lord in all beings. There is no greater blessing than to be shaped by you.

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silhouettes-of-people-along-the-coast-watching-the-sunset_w725_h485Lord of all things, Mother of the universe, friend of every soul,

grant me the humility to realize the insignificance of my little self.

May I search every being I encounter and find you dwelling within them.

May I worship you in my every thought, word and deed.

Give me the fortitude to control my scattered mind,

that I may attain the wisdom I need to be of service to all beings.

Give me pure love and devotion for you.

Be near me always.

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I am Lost

beach-coast_w725_h544I was found, now I am lost. I beheld, but all is now dark. Where are you, Lord?

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