Month: February 2016

Touch of God: An Invocation for Maundy Thursday

Loving God, we are reminded this week that you bound yourself up in this struggle, this flesh and blood struggle on our behalf. We forget that sometimes. We never stop asking for a fresh touch, but we don’t really expect it. We hope for new perspective, improved feelings, inspiration, all important things, but we never…

Prayers of the People: Those Who Aren’t Here

Risen Christ,   We gather today at this table to hear a sacred story and to share a sacred meal. Make us mindful of those with whom we gather that we might find your body re-membered in our community. Make us just as aware though, of those who cannot be present in body this day…

Prayer of Confession: Abundance for All

One:                God, we fast in spirit if not in body during this season, Many:           but we do not know hunger. One:                We sacrifice, Many:           but we do not know what it means to go without. One:                There are those around us who do know, Many:…

Shadowy Way: An Invocation for the First Sunday of Lent

Guide us God in this shadowy way we embark upon. We know that it is not ordained that we travel this road. There is no holy obligation to the season of Lent. Rather, we spend this next season taking up our cross by our own choice. We hope to finish this season knowing something more…