Wednesday, October 10, 2012

gray promise of sameness

holding onto the old
what has always been
the gray promise of sameness
if we will not change

culling the clutter of our past
to start ever anew
hope in your loving arms
to walk closer to you

October 9, 2012
opening prayer of Church Council
meditation on poem,
“For a New Beginning”,
by John O'Donohue
by Pastor Ruth Foss
A Handmaiden of the Lord
Suncook United Methodist Church
Suncook, NH
October 9, 2012

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