Prayers of the People, November 8

by Prayers of the People Team

Precious Lord, we pray for health and healing as the world continues to suffer the effects of the pandemic.  Help us respond gracefully to the social isolation that prevents us from gathering with our families and friends during the holiday season. Gift us with patience, kindness, compassion and generosity in the coming months. In Christ […]

Prayers of the People, November 1

by Prayers of the People Team

Lord,  we thank you with our whole heart as we give thanks for your church and our priests Berto and Hugh; may we be your humble servants in this temporal world.  God’s praise lasts forever! Lord, we give thanks for these United States as we approach this election in a period of division. Let us […]

Prayers of the People, October 25

by Prayers of the People Team

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 […]