The Front Page

Welcome to the Front Page, the digital cover of the Wayne Press.  Here we will share with you things that can't be captured in our newsletter--videos, music, color photographs--as well as articles that reflect on faith and life.  

 

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Lent, Day 18

We talk a lot about forgiveness in Lent, and forgiveness is hard.  This video raises some great issues and questions about forgiveness.   May the grace of God surround you and fill you this day. Peace, Laurie Read More
Posted by Laurie Weicher at Tuesday, March 10, 2015 | 0 comments
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Lent, Day 17

This is from Prayers for a Planetary Pilgrim by Edward Hays. Lenten Psalm of Awakening Com, O Life-giving Creator, and rattle the door latch of my slumbering heart. Awaken me as you breathe upon  a winter-wrapped earth, gently calling to live virgin Spring. Awaken in these fortified days of Lenten prayer and discipline my youthful dream of holiness. Call me forth from the prison camp of my numerous past defeats and my narrow patterns of being to make my ordinary life extra-ordinarily... Read More
Posted by Laurie Weicher at Monday, March 9, 2015 | 0 comments
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Lent, Day 16

Mary Oliver is one of my favorite poets.  Here is a beautiful poem she wrote. I happened to be standing, by Mary Oliver  I don't know where prayers go,       or what they do. Do cats pray, while they sleep       half-asleep in the sun? Does the opossum pray as it       crosses the street? The sunflowers? The old black oak       growing older every year? I know I can walk through... Read More
Posted by Laurie Weicher at Saturday, March 7, 2015 | 0 comments
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Lent, Day 15

Lent isn't all doom and gloom.  Just for fun... Peace, Laurie Read More
Posted by Laurie Weicher at Friday, March 6, 2015 | 0 comments
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Lent, Day 14

Did you give up or take on something for Lent?  Have you already messed up or missed a day?  Engaging in a Lenten discipline can be a rewarding act of faith for some or an incredible reminder of our shortcomings for others.  A friend and mentor of mine, Lisa Nicholas Hickman, said this about discipline: Eugene Peterson says, “Disciplines are overrated. Discipline is a word that should be struck from our theological lexicon.” Some might hear his words as dismissive for those of... Read More
Posted by Laurie Weicher at Thursday, March 5, 2015 | 0 comments
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Lent, Day 13

For some time, I have been a somewhat regular visitor to the site d365.0rg .  It's an online devotion designed for young people, but offers something for people of all ages.  During Lent and Advent they have wonderful music to accompany the devotion as well.   Whether you check it out today, or sometime during Lent or during the year, I hope you'll visit and see where God meets you.   Peace, Laurie Read More
Posted by Laurie Weicher at Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 0 comments
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