Tag: blessing


Christmas sunrises


This Christmas morning sunrise today, on this little New Mexican farm, held the characteristic colors of New Mexican sunrises and sunsets.  The sassy soil has pinks in its hues from the red clay which has, for centuries, flowed down into this valley created by a violent rupture in the earth’s...

Blessing by the Stag


The green of God’s life I bind unto myself this day. The blue of The Spirit’s waters I bind unto myself this day. The browns of Jesus’s earth I bind unto myself this day. May the green, green grasses, wet with rain, soften my feet. May the waters rushing down...

Interim Blessing


A friend read this blessing recently, reminding me that John had a blessing for an interim period in his book of blessings and so I pass it along today.  It is a wonderful blessing for a church in an in-between place and for Mary and John who lived their lives...