Tag: joyce rupp

The Heart of Compassion

Today’s Lenten poem from Education for Justice is by Joyce Rupp. The Heart of Compassion Compassionate God, your generous presence is always attuned to hurting ones. Your listening ear is bent toward the cries of the wounded Your heart of love fills with tears… Continue Reading “The Heart of Compassion”

Prayer of One Who Feels Lost

Today, on the First Sunday of Lent,¬†our Lenten poem from Education for Justice is by Joyce Rupp (whose books and poetry I have always enjoyed). Dear God, why do I keep fighting you off? One part of me wants you desparately, another part of… Continue Reading “Prayer of One Who Feels Lost”

Sharing Hope

People gain so much hope when they know they are not experiencing something alone. – Joyce Rupp