Prayer for June 23: Please pray with me. Word of God, you are a God who communicates a healing and creative word to creation. Speak your word through us to bring people together, to offer healing words, to bring grace, forgiveness, and peace. Help us to speak words that move us away from seeing the world as us vs. them to recognizing that there is only us. We pray that our elected leaders will use words of reconciliation to mend and heal. Amen.
Prayer for June 22: Please pray with me. God of healing, today we pray for all those in need of healing. Help them to feel your healing touch. Help us to be like the healing leaves of the Tree of Life. Make us instruments of healing in a hurting world that screams out in pain and sorrow seeking relief. Amen.
Prayer for June 21: Please pray with me. God of hope, today we pray that you would give people vision to see what could be in this world. A world where you come to dwell with creation to renew creation and all people with healing. A world where your holy city has open gates and no walls and welcomes all in. A world that lives in your light. Help us to see that world around us as you transform the world and us. Help us to live into that world and share the vision with those around us. Amen.
Prayer for May 31: Please pray with me. Healing God, heal those who need your touch today. We ask that you give us the healing leaves from the tree of life that is promised in Revelation. Heal us not by wiping away everything, but rather by making us whole. Amen.
Prayer for May 6: Please pray with me. Healing God, today we pray for all those who are sick. Give healing, rest and comfort to all who suffer from sickness. Be with all who care for the sick. We also pray for all animals who are sick – give them a healing touch. Amen.