Hard times take many forms: the loss of a job or other economic hardship; the devastation of a flood or other natural disaster; the horror of violent assault. Just getting out of bed can be an act of great courage at times like these. Whisper a prayer for yourself, or say one for your friend, community, or the world. Hope will find you.
Prayer can give strength to activists. Prayer can remind us of our best selves, helping to galvanize action.
Like the liturgists of old, Arlin’s work troubles us where we are too comfortable and comforts us when we are troubled