God keeps watch with us.

I was almost asleep. “Keep watch, dear Lord, with those who wait or watch or weep.” I pray it every night, and am reminded how hard it is for me to focus. I pray it every night and am aware that I often don’t finish it. But last night, I thought, “in Advent, God keeps […]

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A prayer for the first Sunday of Advent

God. This is the first Sunday of Advent. Some of us call this Hope Sunday. We read about salvation being closer than ever. And we very much want that to be true.Because it doesn’t always feel that way. In truth, God, many of us are uncomfortable with expectations. We have expected good things, and bad […]

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Thanks.

When you read this, Jana may be at the hospital. Or Will, or Dianna, or Fred, or Amy, or Bri. At least one of them will, or others of our chaplains, because regardless of what the day on the calendar is, the chaplains on our team are in the office and on the floor. So […]

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