(This weekly guide to prayer may be used by an individual for personal daily devotion or by prayer groups in retreat)
November 3-9, 2014 (G)
Theme 54: People of the Resurrection
I. Opening Prayer
Almighty God, you who are the source of our life, strength, and ministry. In your presence alone we find help, hope, and life. Send us from this hour as a healing reminder of your love to all whose lives we touch this day. We offer our prayers in the name of Christ. Amen.
II. Passage of Praise: Psalm 78:1-7 (UMH 799)
III. Daily Scripture readings:
November 3, Monday – Exodus 33:7-11
November 4, Tuesday – Jeremiah 31:23-34
November 5, Wednesday – 2 Chronicles 20:1-9
November 6, Thursday – Hebrews 8:1-12
November 7, Friday – Isaiah 41:8-10
November 8, Saturday – James 4:1-10
November 9, Sunday (22nd Sunday after Pentecost) Organ & Tissue Donor Sundayvv – Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13
IV. Moments of Reflection: Silent and/or written
V. Sweet Hour of Prayer: Personal and/or intercessory
VI. Hymns: Fairest Lord Jesus (UMH 189)/I Am Thine, O Lord (UMH 419)
VII. Closing Prayer
May our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and in his grace gave us unfailing courage and a firm hope, encourage you and strengthen you to always do and say what is good. Amen.
Prepared by Rev. Q.C. Canlas, Jr.