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Six Four-Word Prayers for When We Need to Release, Refocus and Reset

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Six Four-Word Prayers for When We Need to Release, Refocus and Reset

For several years now, I have worked my way through the book,Ā A Clearing Season, by Sarah Parsons during Lent. Iā€™ve never finished it. Maybe one day I will. But in one particular reading, in one particularly hard season of my life, I read this:

ā€œ’Thy will be done’. These may be the most revolutionary words we will ever say. Saying them can change our orientation to life: we put our little boats into a great stream and drop our oars. We lose a bit of our old control over things; we clear the space and allow God to fill it, agreeing to tend whatever growth God engenders.ā€ ~Sarah Parsons, A Clearing Season

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