Helper (Psalm 72)

Endow our leaders with your justice, O God,    our children with your righteousness. Judge your people in righteousness, and    give the weak and vulnerable justice. Bestow on us the majesty of the mountains,    and the fruition of the orchards. Defend the sick and wounded, and    help our needy children Her radianceContinue reading “Helper (Psalm 72)”

Shortstop (Derek Jeter)

We sing in unison, then settle in to “Play ball” He turns and squats before Her, he bows his head and prays “Help me”, he asks silently, “I beg you, keep me whole.” Ready, he springs to his feet, filled with Her mercy He plays with abandon on his toes He plays gracefully with hisContinue reading “Shortstop (Derek Jeter)”