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Topic: gratitude

Prayer

Prayer for those preparing for marriage

God, we will need you next to us
to guide us through every stage of our “I do,”

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Leaning into God

Beloved, be with all of us in our
leaning,
leaning into something new
leaning with trust on one another
leaning in toward the light.

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Prayer

Christmas mourning during COVID-19 …

Today we greet the dawn of Christmas 2020

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Prayer

Gratitude

With grateful hearts we bow are heads in thanksgiving

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Take good care (A child’s prayer)

Thank you for all the wonderful things
You have made:
The whole world, all the people
My home, my school, my friends, my pets.

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God’s healing rays

Breathe in God and breathe out love.
Delight in the beauty that surrounds you each day.

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February Black History Month prayer service

During Black History month, we raise up the memory of Black Americans whose lives inspire us to live our baptismal call to the fullest, and implore their intercession to blot out the sin of racism

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A blessing

The blessing of a new day. The blessing of color and sunlight. The blessing of the gentle breeze. The blessing of the cool shade beneath a tall lush tree. The…

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Prayer: Small blessings, big impact

Oh, God, it’s winter. I think of the small blessings of cold and chill, ice and snow, and how the season can have a big effect on my mood and…

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Quote

“We are approaching very fast. How fast my heart is beating! If you knew what feelings one experiences at a moment like this!”

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“A good spirit reigns in our house...”

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“Our dear Lord has preserved us, and at this moment, eleven o'clock in the morning, everything leads us to hope that the worst is over.”

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Quote of the day

September 24
“My duty has been simply that of the ass who bore the prophet.”
– Saint Mother Theodore Guerin