Stories about confession

(sabbath) Off-Guard. #write31days

"Lord, catch me off-guard today." It's Sunday, and I'm savoring the prayers of others today - and sharing my favorites with you each week. I encourage you to whisper them,...

(sabbath) Inhale. Exhale. #write31days

“It’s a prayer of exactly seven syllables, the number that corresponds perfectly to the rhythm of our breathing." It's Sunday, and I'm savoring the prayers of others today - and...

You’re a Disappointment. #write31days

Maybe it will always be like this, with life selling You as an irregular or obsolete model or missing pieces. Maybe there will always be days I simply want...

Keep Me Vulnerable. #write31days

“We cannot have a meal together in peace with guns hanging over our shoulders and pistols attached to our belts. When we break bread together we leave our arms...

The Best and the Most. And the Real.

But I'll be honest. There are moments the shadows of my least pretty days show up, when the “weights and measures” pressure returns and I find my breath cut...