We need a prayer which acknowledges the dignity of our own birth and the benefits of our own life. And we need a prayer for how we desire to steward this gift of life entrusted to us. It’s how to pray gratitude for all we are and all we hold. All that we are, all that we have we hold in trust.

Br. Curtis Almquist
from Brother Give Us a Word
an online ministry of the Society of Saint John the Evangelist