Saturday Evening Prayer

From Walter Brueggemann:

Do your mysterious, majestic God-ing with our hearts: reclaim, renew, re-enliven, that we may leave your presence transplanted, transformed, transposed, become by your attentiveness whom we have not yet embraced, open and receptive, honest and undefensive, unafraid and committed to obedience. Let the pulse of our heart throb now, according to the cadences of your rule; command and we will obey, overrule and we will yield, lead and we will walk where we never thought to go. Unto you … not unto each other, not unto our pet projects, not unto our favorite charity or passion. Unto you … our hearts are open; we are yours; be our God-yet again. c670085bcd25e332a132422e5c964ffcB001HZYE5E

Dr. Tim Spivey is Lead Planter of New Vintage Church in San Diego, California. He is the author of numerous articles and one book, "Jesus: The Powerful Servant." A sought after speaker for events, Tim also serves as Adjunct Professor of Religion at Pepperdine University. Tim serves as a church consultant, and his writings are featured on, Church Executive magazine, Faith Village, Sermon Central, and Giving Rocket.

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