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March 27, 2022

Prayer of the Day God of compassion, you welcome the wayward, and you embrace us all with your mercy. By our baptism clothe us with garments of your grace, and feed us at the table of your love, through Jesus … Continue reading

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March 20, 2022

Prayer of the Day Eternal God, your kingdom has broken into our troubled world through the life, death, and resurrection of your Son. Help us to hear your word and obey it, and bring your saving love to fruition in … Continue reading

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March 13, 2022

Prayer of the Day God of the covenant, in the mystery of the cross you promise everlasting life to the world. Gather all peoples into your arms, and shelter us with your mercy, that we may rejoice in the life … Continue reading

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The Tree of Life

Originally published on tvprays.org. Proverbs 3:13-18 13 Happy are those who find wisdom,   and those who get understanding, 14 for her income is better than silver,   and her revenue better than gold. 15 She is more precious than jewels,   and nothing you desire can compare with her. 16 Long life … Continue reading

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Why go to church camp?

My former professor Don Browning defined practical theology as “critical reflection on the church’s dialogue with Christian sources and other communities of experience and interpretation with the aim of guiding its action toward social and individual transformation.” Sacred Play­grounds is a practical … Continue reading

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March 6, 2022

Prayer of the Day O Lord God, you led your people through the wilderness and brought them to the promised land. Guide us now, so that, following your Son, we may walk safely through the wilderness of this world toward … Continue reading

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March. 2, 2022 Ash Wednesday

Prayer of the Day Almighty and ever-living God, you hate nothing you have made, and you forgive the sins of all who are penitent. Create in us new and honest hearts, so that, truly repenting of our sins, we may … Continue reading

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Feb. 27, 2022 Transfiguration Sunday

Prayer of the Day Holy God, mighty and immortal, you are beyond our knowing, yet we see your glory in the face of Jesus Christ. Transform us into the likeness of your Son, who renewed our humanity so that we … Continue reading

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Feb. 20, 2022

Prayer of the Day O Lord Jesus, make us instruments of your peace, that where there is hatred, we may sow love, where there is injury, pardon, and where there is despair, hope. Grant, O divine master, that we may … Continue reading

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Feb. 13, 2022

Prayer of the Day Living God, in Christ you make all things new. Transform the poverty of our nature by the riches of your grace, and in the renewal of our lives make known your glory, through Jesus Christ, our … Continue reading

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