MY PRAYER Dear Lord, Enlighten what’s dark in me Strengthen what’s weak in me Mend what’s broken in me Bind what’s bruised in me Heal what’s sick in me And lastly, Revive whatever peace and love has died in me. Amen.
BEATITUDES FOR CAREGIVERS Blessed are those who care and who are not afraid to show it — they will let people know they are loved. Blessed are those who are gentle and patient — they will help people to grow as the sun helps the buds to open and blossom. Blessed are those who have the ability to Read More...
PRAYER FOR PATIENCE My Father, I pray that I may have patience to live through the difficulties of life. May I correct my faults, that they may not destroy my peace and take from me my strength; help me to center my life in brightness and hope. Amen.
PRAYER FOR A GOOD DAY Lord, I trust in your unfailing love, in your promises. I give this day and all that it holds to you. May I walk in your goodness, knowing your gentle hand will guide me, and keep me. Amen
SAINT POLYCARP PRAYER Saint Polycarp, sometimes Christ seems so far away from us. Centuries have passed since he and the apostles walk the earth. Help us to see that he is close to us always and that we can keep him near by imitating his life as you did. Amen.
FEAST OF THE CHAIR OF ST. PETER Grant, we pray, almighty God, that no tempests may disturb us, for you have set us fast on the rock of the Apostle Peter's confession of faith. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
CIRCLE ME, LORD Circle me, Lord. Keep protection near And danger afar. Circle me, Lord Keep hope within. Keep doubt without. Circle me, Lord. Keep light near And darkness afar. Circle me, Lord. Keep peace within. Keep evil out. Amen.
PRAYER FOR PRESIDENT'S DAY – Thomas Jefferson, March 4, 1801. Almighty God, Who has given us this good land for our heritage; We humbly beseech Thee that we may always prove ourselves a people mindful of Thy favor and glad to do Thy will. Bless our land with honorable ministry, sound Read More...