Shawn L. Bird

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Invocation- calm September 20, 2016

Filed under: Poetry,Rotary,Rotary invocations — Shawn L. Bird @ 10:20 am
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In times of fear and panic,

Let us be a force of calm.

Let those who are trembling,

find us safe to lean upon.

May we be the voice of reason.

May we comfort the oppressed.

May we show our compassion

to those who’re most distressed.

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Free for use in Rotary Clubs.  Please credit Shawn Bird of Shuswap Rotary (5060 BC Canada) when you use it, and leave a note in the comments below so folks know where it’s been used.  Thanks.

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7 Responses to “Invocation- calm”

  1. thefeatheredsleep Says:

    Shawn. this is wonderful and so needed.

  2. In a season of people kicking wildly at one another, the only real choice is the above.

  3. Lynne Sessions Says:

    Shawn, thank you for these inspirational words. I am using this invocation at the Oneonta Rotary Club (NY, USA) today, 9/22/2016.

  4. simonfalk28 Says:

    Reblogged this on Simon's still stanza and commented:
    This is also a great one from Shawn for the #postingforpeace tag.


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