January 22, 2012

Community Prayers 01.22.12

As a community, we can support and celebrate with each other through prayer. Join us in praying for those both spoken and unspoken during Sunday liturgy.

Prayers of Thanksgiving. For …

  • Getting well and having stamina back (Becky)
  • Myles’ first birthday and being in our family (Jenny)
  • A church connecting with a homeless man living under a bridge and bringing him back to his wife (Steven)
  • My midweek group and the fruitful times we have had (Skylar)
  • God bringing animals in our lives for a purpose and learning from our family cat who we lost this week
  • Workers along the border that have some hope and inspiration and for the families living there (Catie)

… let us bless the Lord. Thanks be to God.

Prayers of Petition. For …

  • Chris and the doctors to have wisdom for his health condition (Gid)
  • Myles’ birth family that they would be comforted this week (Jenny)
  • My grandmother who had surgery for cancer
  • My mother and step father that have a new life in California (Skylar)
  • God’s timing and his gentle mercy to protect us and that we would have open hands with our resources
  • Mondays and how it’s sometimes hard too see God work at the beginning of the week (Chris)
  • My husband’s mom who might have ovarian cancer (Dolores)
  • An upcoming vote on whether the workers along the border can have a union (Catie)
  • Phoebe, a young girl in Dallas, who has cancer and for her treatment and her family (Rachel)

… let us pray to the Lord. Lord have mercy.

[Photo by Alex Gaidouk @ Flickr]

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