Group 2 Gracious God you bless us in our community life together and through it we are joined to the wider church. May your people reach out to be welcoming and inclusive, especially desiring to reach the youth of our generation. Help us in our anxiousness about the future of our church. Amen
Diocese of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
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Group 3 Living God your teachings guide us to desire love, peace and unity. With your Spirit among us we honour the dignity of all and greet our brothers and sisters across our denominations and interfaith groups with welcome and peace. Help us to see the universality of your teaching and help the church to … Continued
Gracious God guide and strengthen your church in following your commandment to love one another. Help us in that love to be relevant, inclusive and faithful as we honor the dignity of all your children. In your name we pray. Amen.
We come before you with eyes open to see the struggles of your church and the struggles of the world. God give us courage to go and do in order that we may cultivate, taste and see the fruit of your love in the world. Bring us to a place in time where together we … Continued
Gracious God, As we gather in your name, we give thanks for our families, our loved ones, our church and our church family. We thank you for all our blessings. As pastoral visitors we have been blessed from the onset of the formation of our group. Our friend and mentor Father Fred Rhymes listened to … Continued
Through the grace of your Spirit, work to bring heaven to earth and help the Church to prosper with a warm welcome to everyone. Help us to become all inclusive, all accepting, and understanding. Help us take care of those less fortunate regardless of origin. Help us accept our differences and find new ways to … Continued
Anglican Heartbeat As members of an Advent weekly Conversation Circle we began by sharing with each other the variety of ways we pray and affirmed that we have found strength in prayer especially at difficult or challenging times and that we truly believe prayer to be the best way of keeping in touch with God. … Continued
Dear God: please allow our church to be open and accepting of all who come to join us in the worship and mission of God. Please help us to welcome all with your love so that we may grow together, and your promises may be fulfilled. Help us to take an honest look inside our … Continued