Morning Prayer – March 31,2020

Gracious God, we give you thanks for loving us.  We know that you do not willingly afflict or grieve your children.  Restore the health of those who are infected and suffer with the COVID-19 or other illnesses.  Strengthen and bless them.  May we support all who suffer with our prayers and loving kindness.  Strengthen our faith as we await the healing of the nations from this disease.  In the holy name of Jesus we pray.  Amen.

Morning Prayer – March 30, 2020

O most loving Father, you want us to give thanks for all things, to fear nothing except losing you and to lay all our cares on you, knowing that you care for us.  Protect us from faithless fears and worldly anxieties, and grand that no clouds in this mortal life may hide us from the light of your love shown to us in your Son Jesus Christ our Lord.  As we hear of so many dying from the Corona Virus strengthen our trust in you to be present with us in times like these, and help us support those who suffer.  Amen

Morning Prayer – March 29,2020

Father God, thank you for the joy of family and friends.  We commend all of them into your charge.  Help us remember the importance of cleanliness for ourselves and others. May you grant us your peace so that we can share your love and grace with others.  Grant that all who live alone may discover a closer relationship with you in their solitude,  In the name of our Lord Jesus Christ we pray.  Amen

Morning Prayer – March 28, 2020

Loving God, we pray for your mercy on all who are lonely in the isolation of their homes during this time of corona virus madness.  Fill them with your peace and assure them of your presence.  Give us all understanding and help us support each other through distance communications as we wait for the healing of your people.  Strengthen us all in faith and love so that we can support others.  Through your Son, Jesus Christ we pray.  Amen.

Morning Prayer – March 27, 2020

Faithful Shepherd, the corona virus has changed our usual patterns of daily living, and we thank you for being with us to guide us through our fears, and the unrest we have in all these changes.  Heal all those who are sick and support their families with your loving care.  As our shepherd lead us to safety and guide us through these dangerous times.  Help us by your grace to grow in faith and trust in you as we walk through this place of darkness.  Calm our fears and grant us  peace and joy in  your presence.  In your bless name we pray.  Amen

Morning Prayer – March 26, 2020

O Lord, mercifully assist us in our supplications and prayers.  Direct the lives of your children as we live through these days of  uncertainty, and anxiety.  Show us the joy of our salvation through the the lives of our Christian brothers and sisters, and through your Word made flesh in your Son, Jesus Christ.  As we read the Holy Scriptures each day for comfort and guidance direct us in how your Word can live through us and how we serve others, comfort those who are sad and lonely, and be a helping hand to those who need assistance.  To all who are in distress, grant mercy, relief and refreshment.  Through Jesus Christ our Lord we pray.  Amen.

Morning Prayer – March 25, 2020

Almighty and gracious God, we give you thanks that you are restoring the health of many who contracted the Corona virus.  On behalf of all who are recovering from this disease we bless and praise your name.  May all who have lost loved ones and friends to the Corona virus receive the comfort of your mercy, and the assurance of your unfailing love.  Strengthen them in faith and support them in their grief.  Give hope and support to all who are struggling with lost income, the solitude of being alone, and all the changes that this disease has brought to our world.  In Jesus name we pray.  Amen.

Morning Prayer March 24, 2020

Gracious God,  we give thanks to you for being the restorer of health.  We pray for the restoration of the health of all who are ill with the corona virus.  Strengthen them and bless them with your loving care.  Keep us in harmony with them and in safe contact with them so that we can support them in their healing by sharing your love and mercy with them.  Strengthen us in body, mind, spirit and in our faith in you during these days of trial.  We pray in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior.  Amen.