Monthly Archives: January 2014

Light Prayers: 4. The Oppressed

Isaiah 58:10  NIV  … if you spend yourselves in behalf of the hungry and satisfy the needs of the oppressed, then your light will rise in the darkness, and your night will become like the noonday. This one is clearly … Continue reading

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Light Prayers: 3. The Shape of Light

Isaiah 45:7  NIV  “I form the light . . .” One of the most delightful memories of my childhood was living next door to a potter, in the town of Icoaraci.  I still savor the memories of watching the entire … Continue reading

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Light Prayers: 2. Extreme Lurch

Isaiah 42:16 NIV  I will lead the blind by ways they have not known, along unfamiliar paths I will guide them; I will turn the darkness into light before them and make the rough places smooth.  These are the things … Continue reading

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Light Prayers: 1. And There WAS Light

We decide what should be. Then we plan and purchase, work and worry to make some small portion of our big dream come true. Not God. He decided.  He spoke.  There WAS light. Elegant in its simplicity. Before we barrage … Continue reading

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