We thank you for all your creation and for your people throughout the world in all their differing cultures and environments. May we be the smile that greets, the reassuring word, the helpful comment, the willing ear, the shoulder to cry on, the gift that blesses their life this day. Currently, we have the Prayer Tree towards the end of the service, after the Creed, but in the past we have had it before the children go out to their groups. In the meeting of our lives, be the focus of all that we are. This focus can help your church see that God cares about the whole world, offers us the gift of prayer and calls us to live out our prayers. In the north transept we set out the Godly Play figures from the Good Shepherd and World Communion set as if they too were on a journey.
We pray that your word, your love might bring change, and bring light into hearts darkened by sin. Especially do we pray for Rosie Ellen, her parents and Godparents and others members of her family. Let us put aside all that hinders and join together in worship and praise. Love Jane Donate Our purpose is to provide Christian Churches with high quality resources to enable all ages to worship, learn from the Bible and pray together so that each person grows in their faith. Dear Lord, we thank you for all your people who have risked and sacrificed much to provide us with all the benefits and comforts of our modern life. In a symposium plenary address, John D. All-age worship can offer many joys - but also some challenges.
. As stories about immigrants from Eastern Europe abound in the media help us to remember that behind the statistics are men, women and children whom Jesus asks us to call brother and sister. When we see the work of your hands — the earth, the heavens, the moon, the stars, the beauty of your creation, we praise and worship you alone, almighty God. We bring to you the brave voices who cry out for freedom, those prepared to stand up and be heard without counting the cost. Our neighbours who surround us where we live, our neighbours who work with us, our neighbours who drink with us, our neighbours who pass us on the street or sit next to us on bus or train. As we take our worship, praise and prayer from this place and into our daily lives, may our lives be sustained through the love of our Heavenly Father. We remember the words of St.
In the singing of the hymns, the prayers that we shall make, the reading of your Word and the preaching of the same. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer. Paul that in your world Lord that there should be no difference between Jew and Greek, Slave and Freeman. On this day and all your days to come May God's Word be the life you live. Amen Let us be still for a moment as we draw near to worship God. Amen Bless us as we meet together, dear Lord we pray.
We meet as brothers and sisters in Christ, accepting the responsibility this places upon us - to love one another as you have loved us. Beginning on Ash Wednesday, Lent is a season of reflection and preparation before the celebrations of Easter. This is your day and we shall praise you! Those who feel that you may not be present in their daily lives, or find it difficult to turn their thoughts towards to you. For each bump on your brick, pray for a different person- freinds or family members. We are gathered here today, Lord God as your people to offer you our sacrifice of prayer and worship. For adults, we now offer a Live your faith sheet on our website, that you can email or hand out at the end of your service.
You are the great healer, and we pray for healing of mind and body for those we now name in the silence of our hearts. As it was Lent we used purple paper, but mulitcoloured or white paper would also work well. We ask that you help us to see that we need our relaxation just as much as we need our work and our community. Ecumenical groups gather now to pray for free and fair elections in South Africa and elected leaders who will promote reconciliation. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer. I am determined that all the resources remain free and there is no expectation on users to donate, but there are real costs in keeping the site running as well as it being the way I make my living. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.
We worship the One True God; creator of all; Lord of all; our strength and hope; our light and our salvation. Amen In our meeting together let us remember that we worship the God who created this world, the God who spoke through his prophets from generation to generation, led his people from captivity to liberty, healed the sick, fed the hungry and was faithful even when faced with rejection. We worship a God of Promise, whose saving Grace brought a people from captivity into a land of promise, whose enduring love still leads us from places of captivity into a promise of peace, forgiveness and eternal life. Worshipers notice prayers that ask God to guide town councils, bless those who serve people with dementia, intervene in Syria or keep everyone safe during the Olympics. But did you know that these news reports and conversations contain the seeds for significant worship renewal? Affirmed as an Apostle, Nathaniel is an anointed and gifted Minstrel, Teacher and Preacher who ministers in the Apostolic and Prophetic dimensions of Christ Ephesians. Connecting with others in the worldwide church may reveal gifts you can receive.
Amen This is the day that the Lord has made. Come as the hungry, feed on his Word Come as the thirsty, drink of his Love Come as the faithful, worship the Lord. If you would like to submit a prayer or suggest a new category then please email it to beki intercessions. Prayers of Hope Prayers of Hope Jesus, the hope of all who trust you; the power of all who serve you; the wisdom of all who follow you; the uniter of all who worship you. While studying Manifest Destiny U. Support those in authority who have to monitor and control such movements of peoples that rules and quotas are tempered with justice and humanity.
Worship coordinator Jeanne Motley took this idea home to First Presbyterian Church of Montrose, Colorado. And kind to the unkind, for such is how God has treated me. Yet we know that we are precious in your sight - unique individuals loved and blessed in so many ways. On the other side they wrote their hopes or wishes for the future. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.