April 20, 2014

Community Prayers 04.20.14

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 …

  • The tomb being empty and that we serve a risen Lord (Brandon)
  • Peggy who died 3 months ago and for her smiles that impacted those around her and the memorial service for her today (Steven H)
  • My father who is struggling with depression but is now experiencing a change of heart in acknowledging God and has hope
  • My son’s second birthday tomorrow

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

Prayers of Petition. For …

  • Those who feel empty and need to be reminded that they are God’s delight (Brandon)
  • The guts to do the work God has called us to do (Mick)
  • The messy situation in my family (Dan)
  • My sister Jen as she mourns this season when her husband passed away before their one year anniversary
  • The fighting going on in the Ukraine (Becky)
  • Madeleine to get a public service job (Becky)
  • The healing of my right leg (Becky)
  • My dad’s recovery from depression and to continue acknowledging God
  • My sister who is struggling with depression (Melissa)
  • My mom who passed away before my son was born and for my dad as he is struggling with loneliness

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

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