This morning’s post in the series Easter is Coming: What Do We Hunger and Thirst For? is by Steve Kimes. Steve Kimes is a pastor among the homeless and the mentally ill in Portland, Oregon. He also has numerous blogs and a website on poverty, theology philosophy and Jesus. You can find his blog here, where this reflection was first posted.
We are so parched, my Lord. Satisfy us with your love. Let mercy flood this world, until we drown in it. Allow your compassion to cover our heads, until we cease struggling in its watery depths. Let us finally rest.