May all your expectations be frustrated;
may all your plans be thwarted;
may all your desires be withered into nothingness,
that you may experience
the powerlessness and poverty of a child,
and sing, dance, and trust in the love of God
who is Father, Son, and Spirit. Amen.
~ written by Brennan Manning, author of Ragamuffin Gospel. https://www.amazon.com/Brennan-Manning/e/B000APBRR0/ref=as_li_ss_tl?qid=1473339142&sr=8-2-ent&linkCode=sl2&tag=webchyk-20&linkId=70a527801913c795a28bbc309f28800a