Prayers of the People

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“Prayers of the People” is part of our regular order of service. These prayers offer the concerns and thanksgivings of our congregation.

Prayers of the People are written and presented by our members rather than by the minister.

 

In the World Council of Churches:

This week we also pray for a Member of our Presbytery

2018 Prayer list for Members of Kootenay Presbytery

 

An archive of previous prayers can be accessed on the “Past Prayers” page.

Prayers of the People: October 14

When you hear: “Lord be with us as we grow in discipleship,” please respond: “Hear our prayer.”   Oh, Holy One: The blessings of this season – the beauty of the colours, dappled light, and sounds of our footsteps rustling through the fallen leaves knows no bounds.  read on

Prayers of the People: October 7

Let us prepare to pray as we listen to today’s Prayers of the People. Today, we give thanks for Creation and the abundance in and of our lives. read on

Prayers of the People: September 30

During the prayers, when I say:  “God of our centre” please respond with “hold us in loving peace.”   Let us pray… read on

Prayers of the People: September 23

In this morning’s gospel reading Jesus embraces a child to give us an image of God’s Love embracing all of us and especially the most vulnerable. With this image in mind let us pray for the individuals on our prayer list. read on

Prayers of the People: September 16

Today we pray and rejoice together in the wonder of God’s love for all creation. God who is in all, and through all, who is everything; read on

Prayers of the People: September 9

Let us join our hearts and minds as one in prayer. When you hear the words “Creator God of Hope” please respond with “Hear our prayers.” read on

Prayers of the People: September 2

Please join me in the prayers of the people. Whenever you hear God called upon, please answer with “Hear our prayers.” read on

Prayers of the People: August 26

Let us join our hearts and minds as one in prayer. When you hear the words “God, hear our prayers” please respond with “And in your love answer.” read on

Prayers of the People: August 12

 In the quiet of this sanctuary let us pause for a few moments Empty our minds of those pressures that haunt us and direct our Minds to seek out your presence in our living. When you hear the Words, “Ever present God” please respond, “hear our prayer”.  Let us pray. read on

Prayers of the People: August 5

When you hear the words, “God of All that is,” you may respond with, “Hear our Prayers” As our creator is always at work in this world, through all of us, let us pray… read on