Morning Prayer

Eternal Father, as we begin another week may you lead and guide our actions and our communications with others. Use us this day to bring comfort to those in need of comfort. Pentecost in us with the fire of you Spirit that we may witness your love and grace in our actions and conversations. Thank you for congregations that support us and our pastors who pray for us and guide us in these difficult times. Thank you for those who serve our country in all the healing professions. May we seek to give of ourselves without limit to those who are in need, and commit ourselves to doing your will. In Jesus name we pray. Amen.

Morning Prayer

Father in heaven, as the new day greets us with new challenges may we seek to do your will in all things. May we be the light of Christ to others in these days and weeks of uncertainties. Watch over our loved ones and bring your healing to all who are ill. Prompt us with your Spirit to seek ways of helping those who are wounded in spirit. Strengthen our faith and witness to all that we meet and lead us to those we need to serve in your name. In the name of Christ we pray. Amen.

Today’s Prayer

Gracious and Loving God, thank you for this new day. Your presence is so beautiful in the flowers and trees, in the birds and squirrels, and in all of nature. You have blessed us in so many wonderful ways. May your Holy Spirit lead us this day to serve you in all that we do. Guide us in all our undertakings, and in all our relationships. Comfort and heal those who are hurting, in sorrow, or suffering from injustice. Through Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.

Morning Prayer

God of hope, you have kept us safe through the night and given us another day to share your love with others. Direct our thoughts and actions to rely on your Grace and Mercy as we reach out to others. When we have doubts, reassure us by your Holy Spirit. When we feel defeated strengthen our faith in you. When we have disappointments encourage us through the life and witness of Jesus Christ our Lord. May we be strengthened always by the presence of you Holy Spirit. May we share the joy of our salvation through Jesus Christ in all our thoughts and actions this day. In Jesus Holy Name we pray, Amen.

Morning Prayer

God of love, may your compassion and your strength so fill our hearts that we can bring your gifts of love and healing to those around us. You are always here to encourage us to love others as you love us. May your encouragement dwell in us so that we are not critical of others, and so that we let your love rule our hearts and minds instead of finding fault. In times of disappointment, sorrow, and illness, and in times of waiting may we continually seek to do your will, and bring hope and strength to those around us. We know that you are always close to the broken hearted and you are standing with those who are crushed in spirit. May we share your loving spirit with all we meet this day. We pray in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior. Amen.

Morning Prayer

God of love, may your compassion and your strength so fill our hearts that we can bring your gifts of love and healing to those around us. You are always here to encourage us to love others as you love us. May your encouragement dwell in us so that we are not critical of others, and so that we let your love rule our hearts and minds instead of finding fault. In times of disappointment, sorrow, and illness, and in times of waiting may we continually seek to do your will, and bring hope and strength to those around us. We know that you are always close to the broken hearted and you are standing with those who are crushed in spirit. May we share your loving spirit with all we meet this day. We pray in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior. Amen.

Morning Prayer

Morning Prayer – May 26, 2020

O Eternal and Everlasting God, the Psalmist encouraged Israel to sing to the LORD a new song, for he has done marvelous things. His right hand and his holy arm have gotten him victory. Send us out this day to sing of your praise to those who feel abandoned and lonely. May your Holy Spirit speak and sing through us of Your love and mercy to all who need your healing and comfort. Lead us to those around us who need to remember how much you love them. Come to us O God in our waiting silence and fill us with your Spirit, and the joy of your presence. In the name of Jesus we pray, Amen.

Morning Prayer

Eternal Father, as we begin another week and more businesses are beginning to open to serve our community, may we collectively seek to commit ourselves to remember and use safe health practices. Use us this day to comfort all who are in need, and help us to be a witness of your love and grace to all we meet. We give you thanks for the medical personal who have put themselves in harms way to serve those who are ill with coronavirus. We give you thanks for our Veterans who served our country to keep us a free nation. We pray for your guidance and support to assist those who have lost all their income and are just beginning to work, and especially for those who still cannot work. May we commit ourselves to the healing of society. In Jesus name we pray. Amen.

Morning Prayer

God, our Father, Come to us this day with your Spirit to guide us to live the rest of our earthly life not by human desires but by your will. May the Holy Spirit reassure us and support us in the truth of Christ to be our truth, our way and our life, so that we can grow to become more and more like your Son every day. Fill our hearts and minds with trust in you so that we can support others in their faith in you when their spirits are low or when their suffering is overcoming them. Through Jesus Christ our Savior and Lord, we pray. Amen.

Morning Prayer

Heavenly Father, Your Son, Jesus Christ is the light of the world and this light has been given to us. May we always seek to do your will even in the midst of our trials. May the light of Christ light our way through the darkness of these days and weeks of coronavirus uncertainties, through times of no income, times of illness, times of loneliness and separation from friends and loved ones. May your Spirit prompt us this day to seek out ways of supporting others who are hurting. Strengthen us in faith and witness so that the light of Christ helps to light the way for others. Lead us to those whom you would have us witness to, and those whom you would have witness to us. In the name of Jesus Christ we pray. Amen.