A Prayer for Letting Go

A Prayer for Letting Go

Today’s text from the Gospel of John is a prayer. It is a prayer offered by Jesus himself and it is a rather long prayer at that. But Jesus is not praying for anything. Rather, Jesus is praying on behalf of his disciples. His was a prayer that resembles the type of prayer that many parents pray today; praying with their children in mind, praying that their children will be well and be successful. How fitting that we share this today …