The way to San Jose

“Do you know the way to San Jose?” was a song written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David and popularized by  Dione Warwick in the 1960s as Motown emerged as a force of the music industry.  The pop song which continues to be played on many of the “oldies” stations asks a simple question of…

Sir Francis Drake

A prayer of Sir Francis Drake Disturb us, Lord, when We are too well pleased with ourselves,When our dreams have come trueBecause we have dreamed too little,When we arrived safelyBecause we sailed too close to the shore. Disturb us, Lord, whenWith the abundance of things we possessWe have lost our thirstFor the waters of life;Having…

Psalm 9

Is there a way to grow through prayer? “I will praise you, O LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonders. I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing praise to your name, O Most High.” – Psalm 9:1,2 Our world has cameras stationed on every corner it…