The Word Among Us

Lent 2013 Issue

Come On, God, Give Me a Break!

And he answered me in a glance.

By: Dennis P. McGeehan

Let Works of Mercy Be Our Delight

I was already awake before the alarm clock chimed. Five a.m. Time to get moving. For several months, I had made it a habit to roll from my bed onto my knees and start my day with prayer.

“Good morning, God,” I would begin. But that day I lay there thinking, “Good God, it’s morning.”I h

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