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Posts from March 2016

Beyond Fear

From The Presbytery of Tampa Bay 2016 Bible Study John 20:19-23 When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’ After…

The Week of Passion

Lord Jesus, thou who was “born that we no more may die,” as we stand on the brink of the week of your passion scripture makes it clear that your love comes at terrible price and that your grace is not some divine whim. When you raised your friend Lazarus from his grave: – You…

on Justification

Good Friday #40Word Prayer by Bruce Reyes-Chow http://www.reyes-chow.com/2015/04/40-word-prayer-on-justification/ Then he handed him over to them to be crucified. —John 19: 16 The injustices of the world can be overwhelming, so we turn away, we walk away, we give in. God, in the face of injustice, give us humility to see our involvement, courage to step in the…

Maundy Thursday Prayer

Holy God, source and sovereign, you put all power and authority into the hands of Christ— Christ, who washes our feet in humble service. Teach us to love one another as Christ has loved us, so that everyone will know that we are his disciples; through Jesus Christ our Lord we pray. John 13:1-17, 31b-35

Holy Week Wednesday Prayers

Prayers for Wednesday of Holy Week from The Office of Theology and Worship, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)  Morning Prayer Lord, as daylight fills the sky, fill us with your holy light. May our lives mirror your great love. Your wisdom has brought us into being, and your care guides us on the way of Jesus Christ…

Simply Living Lent

MORNING PRAYER By The Concord Pastor, http://concordpastor.blogspot.com/ Dear God, Every dawn begins a holy day, a new beginning, a new chapter in the story of your love for us. Every year we enter Holy Week, a solemn, joyful time to remember and celebrate the love you poured out for us in the suffering, dying and rising…