Prayers of the People, October 22

Lector:  O Great Love, thank you for living and loving in us and through us. May all these prayers, and all that we do in the coming week flow from our deep connection with you and all beings. Hear our hearts’ longings for the healing of our troubled world and for protection of what is […]

Prayers of the People, October 18

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: Dear Lord of heaven, let everything that has breath, praise you Lord. We open our hearts to you in prayer. Bless the hearts and hands who keep our Emmanuel church thriving, alive and available, especially in these times of uncertainty in our lives.We are grateful that you are with us Lord.Bless the leadership, commitment […]

Prayers of the People, October 11

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector:  Precious Lord, as the world struggles with sickness, climate change, and ongoing issues of oppression, injustice, homelessness, and hunger, please turn your tender heart toward our prayers for healing and health. We pray that our faith will be a powerful force for good in the world. In Christ we pray. Dearest Lord, happy are […]

New Book for our Spiritual Formation Book Group

by SKM

The new book for our discussion is Bishop Michael Curry’s Love is the Way: Holding on to Hope in Troubling Times. It is available at Darvill’s.The Most Reverend Michael B. Curry is the presiding bishop and primate of the Episcopal Church. Elected in 2015, he is the first African-American to lead the denomination. As the […]