Category Archives: Prayers

Memorial Day Prayer

Dear Heavenly Father, we thank you for those who have sacrificed their lives in service to our country. Be with those who grieve over the loss of beloved parents, sons, daughters, husbands, wives, and friends who went to war and … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Prayer

Gracious Heavenly Father, thank you for the gift of life you gave us through our mothers. Bless mothers everywhere with love, patience, wisdom, understanding, and strength so that they can raise their children to love and honor you.  On this … Continue reading

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A Congregation at Prayer

“A Congregation at Prayer” (PDF booklet by Mt. Olive Church, Overland Park, KS) This is from a sister congregation in Kansas City. It’s been on our website for a couple weeks, but maybe it got lost in the Holy Week … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Prayer

I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving. ~ Psalm 69:30 Merciful God, you have done great things for us! We owe you endless gratitude and love.  We thank you, Lord, for each moment we enjoy … Continue reading

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We Praise You, O God

We praise you, O God, we acclaim you as Lord; all creation worships you, Father everlasting. To you all angels, all the powers of heaven, cherubim and seraphim, sing in endless praise: Holy, holy, holy Lord, God of heavenly host, … Continue reading

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Talking to God

I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people ~ 1 Timothy 2:1 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests … Continue reading

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Labor Day Prayer

Gracious heavenly Father, as the United States pauses to rest and contemplate the freedom to work and the employment opportunities that are available to us, may we never lose sight of the fact that it is only because of your … Continue reading

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Prayers for the start of school

After the festival was over, while his parents were returning home, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but they were unaware of it… After three days they found him in the temple courts, sitting among the teachers, listening to … Continue reading

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Father’s Day ~ June 16

Heavenly Father, you made us and have loved us and protected us each day of our lives. You are truly our loving Father. Thank you for our earthly fathers. Lead us to respect and honor them, even when it is … Continue reading

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Praying for flood victims

Dear Heavenly Father, During this time of flooding and destruction please comfort those who have experienced loss, and help them to turn to you in their time of need.  Provide aid and assistance for those who have lost so much … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Prayer

Fix these words of mine in your hearts and minds…Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. ~ Deuteronomy … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2018

We are thankful for the men and women who have bravely sacrificed their lives in service to our country.

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Memorial Day ~ Remembrance

There is no remembrance of men of old, and even those who are yet to come will not be remembered by those who follow ~ Ecclesiastes 1:11 “The end of war is in remembrance.” This old saying may surprise us. … Continue reading

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Veterans Day Pray 2017

Dear Heavenly Father, from the day our nation began you have been with us. From the first time our armies marched against the foe you have preserved us. You have moved the hearts of men and women to place their … Continue reading

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A better place

I urge, then, first of all, that requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for everyone—for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases … Continue reading

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