Praying with the Church

For Becky, who has had more than her share of physical problems — we pray for doctors, for her, for her family, and for her thyroid. Lord, hear our prayers. For Kurt’s wife, for Kurt, for their family and friends. Lord, hear our prayers. For students … as they study for exams and as they [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

1st Sunday of Advent: Almighty God, give us grace that we may cast away the works of darkness, and put upon us the armor of light, now in the time of this mortal life in which thy Son Jesus Christ came to visit us in great humility; that in the last day, when he shall [Read More…]

Praying with the Church

When I spoke at John Brown University, I had dinner with a student whose father was seriously injured in a car accident the next day. Here’s a link. Lord, hear our prayers. [Read more…]

Praying with the Church

For Robert Webber, for healing rain and for effusive grace. Lord, hear our prayers. For a 5-year old, Tanay, who has had brain surgery. Lord, hear our prayers. [Read more…]

Prayer for the Week

Last Sunday before Advent prayer: Almighty and everlasting God, whose will it is to restore all things in thy well-beloved Son, the King of kings and Lord of lords: Mercifully grant that the peoples of the earth, divided and enslaved by sin, may be freed and brought together under his most gracious rule; who liveth [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

Spirit of God, promise of Jesus, Come to our help at the close of this day. Come with forgiveness and healing love. Come with life and hope. Come with all that we need to continue in the way of your truth. So may we praise you in the Trinity forever. Amen. [Read more…]

Praying with the Church

For Sarah Madvig, for healing. Lord, hear our prayer. For Janet Glover, for the grace of healing. Lord, hear our prayer. Add your prayers. [Read more…]

Prayer for the Week (for Veterans)

God of the ages, We thank You for all who have served in the armed forces of this country. [Read more…]

Praying with the Church

For Shawn, his mother (with breast cancer), and his already ailing father. Lord, hear our prayer. For Grant, a JBU student whose father has been seriously injured in a car accident. Lord, hear our prayer. For John, Jan, and Naomi, we join you in prayers for a miracle of healing. Lord, hear our prayers. [Read more…]

Prayer for the Week

Almighty God, you have knit together your elect in one communion and fellowship in the mystical body of your Son Christ our Lord: Give us grace so to follow your blessed saints in all virtuous and godly living, that we may come to those ineffable joys that you have prepared for those who truly love [Read More…]