Prayers

Weekly Prayers of the People

Prayers of the People: May 31

Let us quiet our hearts and minds as we join in prayer. Spirit of Wind and Fire, be around and within us as we gather as a community. read on

Prayers of the People: May 24

This prayer contains Donna Ashworth’s poem, History Will Remember. Donna’s words begin with History will remember… Let us pray. read on

Prayers of the People: May 17

Let us find peace within ourselves as we prepare to pray.  When you hear the words “God of Love and Hope,” please respond with “Hear our Prayers.” read on

Prayers of the People: April 26

We begin with Carol’s offering of a poem, written with the tragedy of Nova Scotia large in our minds: read on

Prayers of the People: April 19

Good morning to everyone joining this service, especially church friends from afar…   Please join me in the prayers of the people.   When you hear the words “God who has given us love and hope,” please answer with “We listen for you in our prayers.” read on

Prayers of the People: April 12

When you hear the words, “God of Love and Mercy”…. Please respond with “Hear our Prayers.” read on

Prayers of the People: April 5, 2020

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

Prayers of the People: March 22

I want to start by saying what an honour it is to write these prayers this week. It’s been a challenging week for us all, and at times I have been slipping into despondency. This opportunity to focus on God and prayer is just what I need right now. The people of the Bible were read on

Prayers of the People: March 15

On this, the 3rd Sunday in Lent, we reflect on the all-inclusive power of God’s reach that enables and empowers us to adapt to the great big challenges we face here at home and throughout the world.  So, when you hear the words, Great Big God please respond with “Hear our Prayers”. read on

Prayers of the People: March 1

During the prayers, when I say:  “Weaver of love” please respond with “hold us in peace.”  Let us pray together… God in and of our lives, we gather in this community of lovers and peace-seekers, knowing your love moves and weaves among us, and within us. read on