Thursday, January 7, 2010

A late Thursday Prayer

Lord, teach me to live today.

Help me to see that love and holiness have dirty feet

through dancing joyfully about the earth, hands joined in yours.

That life with you is whole and holy;

That everything I do

can bear your imprint,

can be colored by your love.

Eddie Askew (1927-2007)

from "Breaking the Rules" in The Leprosy Mission, 1992.

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