We drove through a long road. Some parts had arching trees, some had upright ones, some had none, but most of the path made us feel protected. We were behind a tricycle carrying slender tree trunks (bamboo shoots, perhaps?) on top of its canopy. Behind us was another tricycle. As the one ahead turned right… Continue reading No other reason but to be a saint
Disturb us, Lord, when We are too pleased with ourselves, When our dreams have come true Because we dreamed too little, When we arrived safely Because we sailed too close to the shore. Disturb us, Lord, when with the abundance of things we possess We have lost our thirst For the waters of life; Having… Continue reading Disturb us, Lord.
Silence is a word that's been in my mind lately. It is interesting to know that the letters in 'listen' are the same in 'silent.' When we are silent, that's when we can hear. When we are silent, that's when we can listen. It's difficult to hear the words of a soft-spoken person. I have… Continue reading Silent, listen
"Take Lord, and receive all my liberty, my memory, my understanding, and my entire will, all that I have and possess. Thou hast given all to me. To Thee, O lord, I return it. All is Thine, dispose of it wholly according to Thy will. Give me Thy love and thy grace, for this is… Continue reading Whose tears reflected the stars
When we have nightmares, the first thing we do when we wake up from them is to turn on the light. When something bad has happened over the evening or the late hours, we cannot wait for the sky to lighten. When we are lost, people describe the place we are in as a ‘tunnel,’… Continue reading Be a Light Bearer