Who is weeping in your neighborhood? What is the source of their sorrow? Whoever they are, whatever the reason, go and pray with them. Pray that God will guide you to those whose sorrows God would like to enter with love.
Pray with Those Who Weep
Ragan Sutterfield is a writer and Episcopal seminarian sojourning from his native Arkansas in Alexandria, Virginia. He is the author of Cultivating Reality: How the Soil Might Save Us, Farming as a Spiritual Discipline and a contributor to the book Sacred Acts: How churches are working to protect the Earth’s climate. Ragan’s articles and essays have appeared in a variety of magazines including Triathlete, The Oxford American, and Books & Culture. He works to live the good life with his wife Emily and daughter Lillian.