Category: Daily Prayer

Evening Prayer Friday, 30 July 2021

Good evening, everyone. Welcome to Friday evening’s prayers. Let us pray: God, our Maker, Support and Guide, we thank you for this opportunity to reflect on your generosity to us and your constant care. Thank you that we have the confidence to know that we do not have to earn your love, but that it is...

Morning Prayer Friday, 30 July 2021

Stepping out among Strangers Good morning, prayerful friends! We have nearly reached the end of July – the height of summer and time to prepare for holidays, prepare for time to put away your tools for a while and do other things, time to take refreshment. Let us thank God for this new day in the...

Evening Prayer Thursday, 29 July 2021

A reading from Psalm 78 23 Yet he gave a command to the skies above and opened the doors of the heavens; 24 he rained down manna for the people to eat, he gave them the grain of heaven. 25 Human beings ate the bread of angels; he sent them all the food they could eat. 26 He let loose...

Morning Prayer Thursday, 29 July 2021

Reading and Studying the Word of God My son, give attention to my words; incline your ear to my sayings. Do not let them depart from your sight; keep them in the midst of your heart; for they are life to those who find them, and health to all their body. Proverbs 4: 20–22 NASB The...

Evening Prayer Wednesday, 28 July 2021

Let me think by Faiz Ahmed Faiz You ask me about that country whose details now escape me, I don’t remember its geography, nothing of its history. And should I visit it in memory, It would be as I would a past lover, After years, for a night, no longer restless with passion, With no fear...

Morning Prayer Wednesday, 28 July 2021

Good morning, good people on this last Wednesday of July. Yesterday we had the funeral of our sister in Christ, Joy Okwuadigbo, a strong, tenacious and loving lady, a good example to follow. 1 The Lord reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake. 2 Great is the Lord in Zion;...

Evening Prayer Tuesday, 27 July 2021

Do you have any advice for those of us just starting out? by Ron Koertge Give up sitting dutifully at your desk. Leave your house or apartment. Go out into the world. It’s all right to carry a notebook but a cheap one is best, with pages the color of weak tea and on the front...

Morning Prayer Tuesday, 27 July 2021

Evening by Raymond Carver I fished alone that languid autumn evening. Fished as darkness kept coming on. Experiencing exceptional loss and then exceptional joy when I brought a silver salmon to the boat, and dipped a net under the fish. Secret heart! When I looked into the moving water and up at the dark outline of...