“Litany of Humility” or “from My Desires & My Fears, Jesus Help Me!”

This blew me away when I read it, aloud.  You should try it. Litany of Humility O Jesus! meek and humble of heart, Hear me From the desire of being esteemed, Deliver me, Jesus. From the desire of being loved, Deliver me, Jesus. From the desire of being extolled, Deliver me, Jesus. From the desire […]

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[Lenton Series] Winter Slowly Recedes (A poem)

WINTER SLOWLY RECEDES by Melody Harrison Hanson, March 8, 2010 As winter slowly recedes And sunshine makes certain promises, I find myself wistful which is improbable, to be sure. I am grateful for a long cold hibernation. For the unlikely beauty of the frosty, brisk days. The blue, icy nights that were endured. I reflect […]

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