Psalm 145 (Psalms on the Trail)

  “The eyes  of all wait upon you, O Lord, and you give them their food in due season.” Psalm 145:15   The eyes of all wait upon you, O Lord.  On the trail eyes wait for food.  On this nation’s city streets, on this day and yesterday and how many thousands of days before, […]

Psalm 123 (Psalms on the Trail)

“So our eyes look to you, O Lord our God, until you show mercy. Have mercy upon us, O Lord, have mercy, for we have had more than enough…” Psalm 123:2-3 Did you know that there is an eye at the end of each antenna on this land snail?  The snail can move its antennae […]

Psalm 50 (Psalms on the Trail)

“I know every bird of the mountains, and the creatures of the field are mine. ” Psalm 50:11 More than a decade ago I participated in a clergy program introducing us to contemplative prayer and leadership.  Later in the week there was introduction to our 36 hours of silence, that’s right—no talking, a first for […]