Month: May 2017

Morning Prayer 6 for the Young

no 6 of the series being prepared for christian Morning Prayer (6) led by Holly of Our Lady of the Rosary Primary School with a verse of Psalm 42 and Doxology sung by Magdalen MacInnes. Music introduction Loving God, whose Son Jesus  was brought up by Mary and Joseph in Nazareth, strengthen us in our daily living so that in good days and bad we may know the power of your presence in our families and in our school.  We ask this through Christ our Lord.  Amen   Sung: Like the deer that longs for running streams so my soul is thirsting for you. Like the deer that longs for running streams so my soul is thirsting.   A Reading from the Gospel according to Matthew You must love the Lord your God With heart and soul, and mind and strength and your neighbour as yourself.   Prayer and Intercession We pray for each other: Intercession 1: God, help us to show that we are like Christ by the way we care for our family And for each other at school.    Lord hear us. Intercession 2: God Our Father, we pray for those who are sad today. Comfort them and bring them hope. Lord hear us. Intercession 3: God Our Father, we pray for peace throughout the world, especially for refugees.   Lord hear us. Our Father who art...

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A Prayer for Manchester from Glasgow Churches Together

A Prayer for Manchester from Glasgow Churches Together Fr David Wallace, Chair of Glasgow Churches Together, offers us a prayer for all affected by the terrorism in Manchester:     Gracious Father, Merciful God, Source of life and love, We pray for all those affected by the tragedy in Manchester: We remember the dead taken so suddenly and violently; The injured, that they will speedily recover; Those still lost, that they may be found safe and well; Those bereaved and grieving, that your healing touch may bring them reassurance and hope; Those who witnessed and were present at the Arena And all those affected in any way. Hear our prayers for an end to this scourge on our world And strengthen us in our service of you and of each other. Through Christ our Lord....

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