Eagle poem, by Joy Harjo

12/12/2016: At last night’s Advent prayer gathering, I shared one of my favorite poems by poet Joy Harjo, and other attendees asked that I post it to our website. Here you go.

“To pray, you open your whole self

To sky, to earth, to sun, to moon,

To one whole voice that is you. …”

Read the complete poem on the Poetry Foundation website

Hear the Grand Rapids Women’s Chorus sing the poem (I’m in the back row!)


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