Friday

& responding-day.

RESPONDING Pray for the coming day. Pray for persons, families, who need the healing and compassionate care of Jesus, especially for ___________________________ . Dear God and Father, You who mother us with your mercy, and gentle us into peace with your consolation, console us in all our suffering and affliction So that we may be… Read more »

Evening- Week Four

& main.

Closing the day with gratefulness. It is a good thing to give thanks to the LORD, And to sing praises to your Name, O Most High; To tell of your loving-kindness early in the morning And of your faithfulness in the night season. Psalm 92:1,2 As I come to the end of this day, For… Read more »

Saturday

& responding-day.

Pray for the coming day. Pray for persons who are seeking God; persons who are sensing a need for “something more”, and for the work of the Holy Spirit who sheds Christ’s light on the path of those who are searching for the “way home,” especially for _____________________. Lord Jesus, Shepherd who seeks, By your… Read more »

Morning-Week Three

& main.

Opening the day with prayer. Wake me up, dear God, Help me. Open the eyes of my soul; Help me to see. Open the ears of my heart; Help me to hear. I am slow in leaving the world of sleep. Wake me up, dear God. Be assured that God hears us, helps us. These… Read more »

Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

& archive.

Lord Jesus Christ, You call us to come To be with you, To hear your voice To listen deeply to what you say, To see what you do. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear your voice, To follow you in all of life, In the way of God’s gracious reality. Amen… Read more »

Evening- Week Three

& main.

It is a good thing . . . To tell of your loving-kindness early in the morning And of your faithfulness in the night season. Kind Spirit of God, As I come to the end of this day, Help me to see this day as you see, To hear voice of Jesus in what I… Read more »

Morning-Week Two

& main.

Lord of the dawn – You who bring morning light to bless field and hill, Roof and window; Open my eye to see, Beckon my ear to hear, Waken my soul to follow you into this day. Prayer for the day: Bless to me, O God, Each thing mine eye sees; Each sound mine ear… Read more »

Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost

& archive, Year C.

Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost If we desire to follow Jesus in all of life, we learn what this following looks like as we enter into the gospel narrative and spend time with Jesus along with his early followers, listening to what he says, and watching what he does. This week the lectionary reading invites us… Read more »

Evening-Week Two

& main.

Come to me you who are tired, worn down from carrying heavy loads, and I will give you rest. Learn my ways, for my ways are gentle, and I am humble at heart, and you will find rest for your soul. Matthew 11:28-30 (paraphrased) As I come to the end of this day, and turn… Read more »

Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost

& archive, Year C.

Lord Jesus Christ, You call us to come To be with you, To hear your voice To listen deeply to your word. By your Spirit help me To see you, To hear your voice, To follow you in all of life, In the way of God’s gracious reality. Amen Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost The lectionary… Read more »