Weekly Prayer Guide January 2017
Theme: God, Our Source of Strength
This Weekly Prayer Guide January 2017 may be used by an individual for personal daily devotion or by prayer groups in retreat.
Weekly Prayer Guide January 2017 for the week of January 3oth to February 5th(G)
I. Opening Prayer
Almighty and everlasting God, in whom we live and move and have our being, you created us for yourself, so that our hearts are restless until they find rest in you. Grant to us such piety of heart and strength of purpose that no selfish passion may hinder us from knowing your will, and no weakness from doing it. In your light may we see life clearly and in your service find perfect freedom; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
II. Passage of Praise: Psalm 112:1-10 (UMH 833)
III. Daily Bible Readings
January 30, Monday – 1 Chronicles 29:10-13
January 31, Tuesday – Psalm 27:1-3
February 1, Wednesday – Psalm 46:1-3
February 2, Thursday – Psalm 138:1-3
February 3, Friday – Isaiah 49:1-5
February 4, Saturday – 2 Corinthians 12:9-10
February 5, Sunday – Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12)
(5th Sunday after the Epiphany) – 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16); Matthew 5:13-20
IV. Moments of Reflection: Silent and/or written
V. Sweet Hour of Prayer: Personal and/or intercessory
VII. Closing Prayer
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Prepared by Rev. Q.C. Canlas, Jr.
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