Posts Categorized: Prayers

Pastoral Prayer, Sunday Easter 2 A

          Gracious God, father of our Lord, Jesus Christ, in whom we receive living hope, may we who have received forgiveness of sins through the Holy Spirit live to set others free, until we enter the inheritance that is imperishable and unfading.             Holy Father, you raised up Jesus Christ as your faithful witness and… Read more »

Pastoral Prayer, Easter Sunday

                Gracious God, in whom we know the power of redemption, you stand among us in the shadows of our time.  As we move through every sorrow and trial of this life, uphold us with knowledge of the first morning when, in the glorious presence of your risen Son, we will share in his resurrection,… Read more »

Pastoral Prayer, Palm Passion Sunday

Caught between joy and despair, we yearn for the fulfillment of God’s desire beyond the brokenness and neediness of this life.  Let us go to God in prayer for the transformation of the church and the world.  The Lord be with you . . .                      Gracious God, the author of salvation, we give you… Read more »