Prayers of the People, December 23

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector:  Oh dear Creator, it is less than two days before we celebrate the birth of the Saviour . How we look forward to this expression of innocence and hope and family.  You are indeed the light of the world, shining brightly in the darkness. And despite the liturgical brightness  of the season, the cloak […]

Presiding Bishop’s Christmas Message

by SKM

Presiding Bishop Curry’s Christmas Message 2018 Love came down at Christmas, because God so loved the world, that he gave.   [December 18, 2018] “Love came down at Christmas, because God so loved the world, that he gave,” Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop and Primate Michael Curry said in his Christmas Message 2018.   The video […]

Prayers of the People, December 16

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector:  Dear God, we pray in these precious Advent days of winter, for your grace to shine upon us, that we may carry the light of your love. Lord, May the light of your countenance open our hearts, that we may share your love in service to others.  We pray in the hope which Advent […]

Prayers of the People, December 9

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: Precious Lord, there are too many in our world who su?er from war, hunger, and violence. We pray that you will shine your compassionate love on those who dwell in darkness and the shadow of death, and that you will guide our own feet on the path of peace. Lord, help us bring your […]

Prayers of the People, December 2

by Prayers of the People Team

Lector: We pray for your church and especially for Michael, our Presiding Bishop, Greg, our Bishop, Berto and Hugh, our priests, and Jerry who is with us today, may each of them show us your ways, O Lord, and teach us your paths to restore whatever is lacking in our faith as we begin our […]