Prayer: Week of August 8, 2021

King of Kings, You who give authority to the governments of this world, have pity on those who govern and on those who are governed. Give us, at every level of our society, a government that is competent, efficient, and compassionate. Give them the wisdom necessary for the task, as well as a heart disposed to do what is right and to protect those who are vulnerable. Lead us to pray regularly for our leaders and for our communities. For those who are not Christians, Lord, we pray that You would save them. Show them just how good and righteous Continue reading Prayer: Week of August 8, 2021

Prayer: Week of April 25, 2021

Only and everlasting God, King of kings, Lord of lords, protect us from the grievous and very human tendency to create gods after our own image or according to our limited conceptions. The sin of the golden calf at Mount Sinai is never far from the human heart. Illuminate Your holy Word for us and give us the desire to understand and obey it. Help us to fix our concentration on Jesus, who is the ultimate revelation of Your nature and character. Father, we want to worship you in spirit and in truth. Grant us that grace for Your glory. Continue reading Prayer: Week of April 25, 2021