A little out of time with the season in one sense but appropriate in another given how the days are filling and changing. May this prayer fit the growth cycles in your life, too:
As the days are lengthening and the earth spends longer in the light of each day, grant O God that I may spend longer in the light of your presence.
And may the seeds of your Word, which to now have been long-buried deep within me, grow, like everything around us, into love for you; love for your people; and trust in your abiding and healing power.
May I become a visible declaration of your presence in the midst of life.
Grant, O God, that in this springtime I may be a tree in your world,
Getting nourishment as I am rooted in you;
Giving comfort to others as trees give shade in the heat of day;
Giving shelter from the winds of life to my family, friends, and those around me.
Revive me, O God, even as you revive the world of all living things this spring.