Weekly Prayer Guide May 2017
Theme: Our Good Shepherd
This Weekly Prayer Guide May 2017 may be used by an individual for personal daily devotion or by prayer groups in retreat.
Weekly Prayer Guide May 2017 for the week of May 1st to 7th (W/G)
I. Opening Prayer
O God, our Father, who provides all that we need for our bodies, minds, and spirits, allow your children the bounty and grace of your holy presence; that in this hour of devotion you may infuse in us with inspiration and motivation to do our best and be as shepherds to your people. In the name of Jesus we pray. Amen.
II. Passage of Praise: Psalm 23 (UMH 754)
III. Daily Bible Readings
May 1, Monday – Psalm 80:1-7
May 2, Tuesday – Isaiah 40:1-11
May 3, Wednesday – Jeremiah 31:10-14
May 4, Thursday (Nat’l Day of Prayer) – Hebrews 13:20-21
May 5, Friday – 1 Peter 5:1-11
May 6, Saturday (Nurses Day) – 2 Corinthians 4
May 7, Sunday – Acts 2:42-47
(4th Sunday of Easter) – 1 Peter 2:19-25; John 10:1-10
IV. Moments of Reflection: Silent and/or written
V. Sweet Hour of Prayer: Personal and/or intercessory
VII. Closing Prayer
O God, our Shepherd true and faithful, allow us now your blessings of strength and purpose so that we may be able to fulfill our mission in the vineyard of our Savior Jesus Christ through whom we pray. Amen.
Prepared by Rev. Q.C. Canlas, Jr.
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