Disturb us, O Lord

when with the abundance of things we possess,
we have lost our thirst for the water of life
when, having fallen in love with time,
we have ceased to dream of eternity
and in our efforts to build a new earth,
we have allowed our vision of Heaven to grow dim.


Some thoughts from George Herbert, one of my favourite poets.   Who goeth in the way which Christ hath gone, Is much more sure to meet with him, than one That travelleth by-ways: Perhaps my God, though he be far before, May turn and take me by the hand, and more: May strengthen my decays. […]


I was in the gym today where they always play the local radio station REALLY LOUDLY, and I was startled to hear the presenter ask us what we were giving up for Lent, and that he knew lots of people who were going to give up Facebook for Lent. I was startled because I’ve got […]