Pray as you can, not as you can’t

Some tools to help you pray…

A prayer for the start of your day

Lord Jesus – fill my mind with your light…
fill my heart with your love…
fill this day with your saving presence…

(Try repeating this prayer)

A prayer for midday

Lord Jesus – I pray for someone I have met or thought about today…
I pray for a difficult situation in the world…
I pray for someone who is hurting today and who needs my prayer…
I pray for myself, that I might grow in clarity of mind,
warmth of affection, and generosity of spirit…

A prayer before sleep

Lord Jesus – I am here and you are here…
For all that has brought me to life today I give thanks…
For all that I am ashamed of today I ask healing and forgiveness…
I place tomorrow in your hands and ask for the gift of…. *

* name what you think you need which will help you live tomorrow safely and well

Use the internet

  • Visit this web page
  • Select today’s date
  • Listen to a short time of reflection with music, Bible reading and space.