Verse and Voice (from 10/12/10)

“‘A little while, and you will no longer see me, and again a little while, and you will see me.’ Then some of his disciples said to one another, ‘What does [Jesus] mean by saying to us, “A little while, and you will no longer see me, and again a little while, and you will see me”; and “Because I am going to the Father”‘?”

– John 16:16-17

“We must learn to pray out of our weaknesses so that God can become our strength.”

– Joan Chittister

Forgive us, Jesus, when we portray you as a one dimensional character; always somber and melancholy. Reawaken us to the humor you displayed as you walked the earth. Revive our spirits today so that we might be a people who weep with those who weep and laugh heartily with those who laugh!

 

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