Archive for August, 2014

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Jesus, guide my hand in helping the poor so I may be like a spring whose water never fails, a light that breaks forth. Is 58

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I am grateful that our God of mercy will bring even sinners to his house of prayer for all people. Is 56:7; Ps 130:7

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Lord, help me listen to the tiny whispering sound that says, “Take courage” 1Kgs 19:12; Mt 14:27

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Why would anyone not trust our loving God whose generous care for the 5000 overflows from the 12 wicker baskets full of fragments?

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The revelation of your Word shines a light that brings to us wisdom and understanding. Ps 119:130

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Holy Spirit, help me to pray as I ought so I may know God’s will and be his mustard seed and his yeast in this world. Mt 13

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Open my eyes & my ears that I may come to understand your word with my heart & someday behold your face in amazing joy! Jn 13

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May the Spirit dwell in me always, bring me to our compassionate Lord & teach me to surrender my burden of pride for humility