Prayer for February 22, 2021

O Lord God, creator of humanity, help us to comfort one another.  There are so many among us that are carrying burdens that they are afraid to share.  Help them ask for and receive the help they need.  May we give without expectations.  Because we do not know everyone’s story, may we be willing to give unconditionally to meetContinue reading “Prayer for February 22, 2021”

Prayer for February 19, 2021

O Lord our God, there are so many right now who are suffering.  May they feel your presence during these challenging times. Support those who are working so hard to make things better for people in need, those working to restore power, clean roads, teachers and all the health care workers.  Protect them as they do theirContinue reading “Prayer for February 19, 2021”

Prayer for February 17, 2021

“I invite you, therefore, in the name of the Church, to the observance of a holy Lent, by self-examination and repentance; by prayer, fasting and self-denial; and by reading and meditating on God’s holy Word.” (Book of Common Prayer p.265) O Lord our God, help us as we begin this journey of Lent to findContinue reading “Prayer for February 17, 2021”

Prayer for. February 16, 2021

Shrove- (past tense of the word shrive)- to confess, be penitent and absolved Carnival- from the Latin Carne Levare meaning to “remove meat” which became Carne Vale “farewell to meat” Forgiving God, as we prepare for the beginning of Lent, help us to fully confess those things which have kept us from being who youContinue reading “Prayer for. February 16, 2021”