Tagged: prayer

Why I #PrayforDREAMers

By James K. P. Williams Editor’s Note: ESA is launching a nationwide call to prayer for DREAMers and for clean legislation to replace DACA. Click here for more information. Also, watch a Facebook Live...

A Prayer for Churches in Jerusalem

“Learn to do good; seek justice, rescue the oppressed…” Isaiah 1:17 Earlier this month, several patriarchs and heads of churches in Jerusalem issued a statement condemning various acts in Jerusalem that restricted the rights...

A Prayer for Today

Christ, as a light Illumine and guide me. Christ, as a shield Overshadow me. Christ under me; Christ over me; Christ beside me; On my left and my right. This day be within and...

Prayer: Beyond the Multivitamin Approach

By Mark Phifer-Houseman I don’t really believe in prayer. I’m not talking about mindfulness or centering or yoga-breath-prayer or contemplation in nature—all of which have immediate, easily measurable embodied benefits. I am talking about...

Last Prayer

Editor’s Note: On May 27th, award-winning and prolific author Brian Doyle passed away from complications related to a brain tumor. We at ESA will feel his loss keenly. Here, with kind permission from Ave...