Prayer for the First Day of School

Ever-present God, wherever we go, you are the great I Am. You are with us when we are surrounded by professors and students in crowded lecture halls. You are with us when we toss and turn late at night in our dorm rooms. And now, as we begin a new school year, with many uncertainties, … Continue reading Prayer for the First Day of School

Four more weeks and everyone is tired

You can see it in their faces and in their posture.Eleven weeks into the semester.  Students are tired. The animated conversations have transitioned into quiet (and sometimes a little anxious) discussions about papers, projects and exams.  Four weeks until finals. Please keep our students, keep all students in your prayers. (Faculty and staff too.)

Prayer for the New Week

By your will, O God, we go out into the world with the good news of your undying love, and minister in the midst of human need to show wonders of your grace. We pray for the people we will meet this week. May they be strengthened by our concern, and supported by our gifts. … Continue reading Prayer for the New Week