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Jane Zwart

Essay

Intercessory Prayer

Dear Jesus, We come before you today knowing that we have nothing on your singleheartedness. Even as we pass the peace, we nurse resentments. Even as we exalt your name, we preen. Even as we confess our sins, we rationalize…
Essay

Intercession

From Jennifer L. Holberg: These days, we need as many good words as we can get. That’s probably always been true. My friend, Jane Zwart, has a particular gift for them—in poetry and in prayer. And sometimes there’s no distinction…