A brutally honest prayer, that leads us to greater dependency and security in the arms of “Abba” (Father God): “Dear Abba, Rather than a life of faith I seem to be living a life of contingencies. Rather than an open-armed yes! I’ve got an anxious brow and nervous hands and a mouthful of what ifs? I truly am a prodigal, demanding my cake and eating … Continue reading A brutally honest prayer to a gloriously gracious God.
I recently read the following prayer by Henri Nouwen and wanted to share it: “Dear God, I am so afraid to open my clenched fists! Who will I be when I have nothing left to hold on to? Who will I be when I stand before you with empty hands? Please help me to gradually open my hands and to discover that I am not … Continue reading A Prayer for those with ‘clenched fists’