Lent Prayer Topic for Day #5

This is a Monday morning.  A work day begins.  As the bits and bytes of this email made its way to your inbox, teachers all over God’s creation are stirring to rise for another day.  Pray for teachers everywhere.  They have such a challenge coupled with such a great...
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Prayer Topic for the First Sunday in Lent

Today’s prayer topic is prompted by the Old Testament Reading we will hear in worship this morning.  Genesis 22 is one of the most challenging sections of God’s Word.  Abraham tested by God with an unthinkable command.  This matches up with the Gospel Reading today...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #4

Yesterday we heard from Psalm 118 and were prompted to thank God for the spiritual blessings we enjoy in life.  Today we invite you to thank and praise God for the physical blessings He has showered upon you.  Praise Him for the home in which you live, the land surrounding that...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #3

“This is the day which the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it!”  So we read in Psalm 118 (verse 24).  Today is a day to give thanks and praise to God for the spiritual blessings He has lavished upon us.  Thank God for the person(s) who brought you to the...
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Lent Prayer Topic for Day #2

Lent is all about returning to the Lord.  Last night in the Ash Wednesday service we read from Joel 2 – “return to the Lord.”  This day we ask you to pray for those who have left the church.  Whether they have left angry and upset, whether they have left feeling...
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Prayer Topic for Ash Wednesday

Today, this first day of Lent, we invite you to pray for the Lord to be at work in your life through His Word and Sacrament throughout this Lenten season.  This is a time for us to grow in our hunger and thirst for God’s Word, for worship in His sanctuary, for receiving our...
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