Posts Tagged ‘prayer’
The olive tree. A very stout and sturdy tree that seems to grow in harsh circumstances. A monk plants one and asks God to give it everything he thinks it needs. When that fails, he asks another monk whyhis tree is flourishing. The other monk replied “I entrust my tree to its God. He who made it knows
Today’s graphic is inspired by this portion of the reading: “Make your requests earnestly and specifically, if you desire definite answers. It is the aimlessness of prayer that accounts for so many seemingly unanswered prayers…Dare to be specific with God.” What are you asking for?