Post Election Prayer


​Mother Hen, Gather your  beautiful tapestry of chicks, including myself who are grieving. We feel afraid and abandoned and unsure of tomorrow. Gather us under your wing. Surround us with your comfort. We’re not trying to rain on anyone’s parade or act less than kind or civil.  We are grieving. We are afraid. We are…

 2 Prayers to Election Day: Healing of the Lord


Great Physician, Heal us Lord. Break the chains of injustice Untie the cords of persecution to set the oppressed free and break our shackles of prejudice. Heal us Lord. You call us to share our food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter— when we see the naked, you call us…

Trainwreck – Why I Stayed


Originally posted on Sisters of Christ:
How does a speeding train blowing its horn, heading in the right direction get derailed? I was moving forward. I had a job, an apartment, an education and I was in graduate school. I was “smart enough” to avoid the trap that kept following me home. I knew I didn’t want…