Liturgy @ VOX

Liturgy Posts from Vox Veniae

Coinciding with our series, When in Rome, we are providing tools to the community to hear God’s voice through the scriptures. One of the ways Christians have done this throughout history is via a daily rhythm of prayer and meditation. This past Sunday, we introduced a great online resource, We encourage you to utilize this tool daily to center […]

Liturgy Reflection & Benediction 09.27.09

Liturgy Disturb us, Lord, when We are too well pleased with ourselves When our dreams have come true Because we dreamed too little, When we arrived safely Because we sailed too close to shore. Disturb us, Lord, when With the abundance of things we possess, We have lost our thirst For the Waters of Life; Having fallen in love with […]

Liturgy Reflection & Benediction 09.20.09

Liturgy In my youth, I have borne the yoke. Sat in silence. My mouth to the dust. A lone drop of rain cast far from your clouds. We thank you, dearest Lord, That in your abundant love, You bring us together. Brothers and sisters. Raindrops once astray. Alone, we are prone to weakness. Prone to wander. Prone to leave you. […]

Liturgy Reflection & Benediction 09.13.09

Liturgy God of our past and our present, God of our future, yet to be and awaited, God of our years, our days, and even of this moment:    Our lives are deeply rooted in miracles before us,    Our faith is richly set in courage running thick,    Our vocation is shaped by all those       who have risked for your purposes. And […]

Liturgy Reflection & Benediction 09.06.09

Liturgy Gracious God, we gather to remember and to give thanks for the love we have received from you and from those who love you. We give thanks for those who love and care for us, giving us a place of belonging, valuing us for who we are. We give thanks for the valuable people that surround us here today […]

Liturgy Reflection & Benediction 08.30.09

Liturgy God, our shaper, thank you for calling us into community in this city. Thank you for its color and vibrancy, its texture and life. Thank you that we can’t do all that you’ve asked of us on our own. But it’s together with all the people here that we’re asked to build your commonwealth of justice, peace and fullness […]

Liturgy Reflection & Benediction 08.23.09

Liturgy Living God, thank you for never leaving us alone in the work you call us to do. We thank you for leading each of us here to Austin and everyone who works and is connected within our small community. Thank you for the richness of experience, the diversity of gifting, the depth of hope, the quality of commitment all […]