(This weekly guide to prayer may be used by an individual for personal daily devotion or by prayer groups in retreat)
November 10-16, 2014 (G)
Theme 55: Prepared for the Coming!
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: Ps 123 or Ps 76 (UMH 797)
III. Daily Scripture readings:
November 10, Monday – Exodus 33:7-11
November 11, Tuesday – Jeremiah 31:23-34
November 12, Wednesday –2 Chronicles 20:1-9
November 13, Thursday – Hebrews 8:1-12
November 14, Friday – Isaiah 41:8-10
November 15, Saturday – James 4:1-10
November 16, Sunday (Sunday after Pentecost) – Judges 4:1-7; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30
IV. Moments of Reflection: Silent and/or written
V. Sweet Hour of Prayer: Personal and/or intercessory
VI. Hymns: Fairest Lord Jesus (UMH 189)/ How Great Thou Art (UMH 77)
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.