the knowledge of God rather than burnt offerings.
This morning I woke up really ready to praise God. It doesn't happen all that often. The combination of dreams I had caused me to wake with a smile on my face even though the weather outside is grey and kind of threatening. I came downstairs after my shower and put the coffee on, let the dogs out, and sat down to read the Lectionary.
Wait. I have to check my email.
Back to the Lectionary.
Hang on. I should check my bank balance and stock prices. All good.
Back to the Lection...
There's an email from a good friend and someone responded to someone else's comment on Facebook. I really should take a look at that.
Back to the Lect...
Finally read the passages, though to be honest, I need the aid of an audio Bible reading it for me to maintain my concentration on what's on the page. Chalk it up to morning. After reading I spent a few minutes meditating on the passages, and then, down to writing.
Oops... Jama just came down for breakfast... and the coffee is ready... I'm kind of hungry.
Back to the... what was I doing?
"I desire steadfast love."