A person looking out over mountains
Pause and Pray

Just an Ordinary Day

Jul 30, 2022
Colorful dishes in drying rack

Reflect

We sometimes feel a lack of spirit in the overwhelming necessity of everyday tasks. May this prayer help you invite God into all repetitive duties.


Pray

Dear God, I long to rediscover your presence
in the ordinary in my life.
I often rush toward the things I think will bring more meaning,
forgetting you are here even as I rinse the dishes,
or drive the same roads to work yet again.
Guide me toward remembering I can find you
in the fabric 
of all things in my life.


Act

As you perform an ordinary task today look for God's presence in it. 


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Comments

Debbi Herold
Sat, 07/30/2022 - 09:14 AM
Debbi Herold
Wow. Spot on for me at times. I will add this reflection reminder for pray to my Journal. Thank you.

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