May God Equip You

Posted in Benedictions on October 9th, 2009 by (1,082 views)

May the God of peace,    Who through the blood of the eternal covenant    Brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus,    That great Shepherd of the sheep, Equip you with everything good for doing his will, And may he work in us what is pleasing to him,    Through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for […]

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Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi

Posted in Benedictions on June 10th, 2009 by (1,021 views)
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We have used this prayer as a benediction both in spoken word and as a song. Lord, make me an instrument of your peace, Where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; where there is […]

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An Easter Blessing

Posted in Benedictions on April 15th, 2009 by (1,187 views)

Go out now as God’s chosen witnesses To testify that Christ has been raised And that we are raised with him. Set your minds on the things of God And do not be afraid for your life is safe with Christ in God. And may God raise you from all that would entomb you. May […]

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May God pull you near

Posted in Benedictions on April 2nd, 2009 by (1,038 views)

May God pull you near, That your life will reside closely with his. May the heavens open up, And your sins be consumed by their fire. May the Spirit of God settle upon you, To give you peace and rest from your sorrows. And as God speaks, as he whispers, May you hear his voice […]

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May you notice people around you

Posted in Benedictions on February 22nd, 2009 by (1,050 views)

May you notice people around you who are hurting –  those who cannot help themselves.  May you take time to serve others in their need  without seeking anything in return.  And may you act with mercy and generosity  toward those who are lowly and powerless,  serving Christ as you serve your fellow man. -from Jeff […]

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