FirstUMCC Weekly Prayer Guide May 2015 (5/11 – 5/17)

Weekly Prayer Guide May 2015

Theme: : (Life Together) Bereft a Moment; Indwelt the Next

This Weekly Prayer Guide Month Year may be used by an individual for personal daily devotion or by prayer groups in retreat.


Weekly Prayer Guide Month Year for the week of May 11th to 17th (W/G)

I. Opening Prayer
God of Time and Eternity, we approach you in thoughts of praise and thanksgiving. Though Christ ascended to claim his rightful place, we know he is with us through the Holy Spirit. Allow your children to feel, relish, and appreciate this presence. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.


II. Passage of Praise: Psalm 1 (UMH 738)

May 11, Monday – Psalm 47

May 12, Tuesday – 1 Peter 1:3-12

May 13, Wednesday – John 17:11-19

May 14, Thursday (Ascension Day) – Acts 1:1-11; Eph. 1:15-23; Luke 24:44-53; Psalm 47 (UMH 781)

May 15, Friday – John 17:20 26

May 16, Saturday – Ephesians 4:17-32

May 17, Sunday (7th Sunday of Easter) Ascension Sunday- Acts 1:15-17, 21-26;  1 John 5:9-13; John 17:6-19


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IV. Moments of Reflection:
Silent and/or written

V. Sweet Hour of Prayer: Personal and/or intercessory

VI. Hymn: Crown Him with Many Crowns (UMH 327)/My Hope Is Built (UMH 368)

VII. Closing Prayer
O Triune God, praise and thanksgiving we bring you. In triumph Christ resurrected and in exaltation Christ now ascends to heaven. We keep this in our hearts to cherish and celebrate for all our days. Grant us your peace. Amen.

Prepared by Rev. Q.C. Canlas, Jr.

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