Many Ways, One Way

Many Ways, One Way

Let’s ask for the Lord’s help one more time. Our gracious heavenly Father, we are hard of hearing; give us ears to listen. We are slow to perceive; give us minds to understand. We are reluctant to follow; give us wills to obey. We need Your help. We ask for it in Jesus’ name. Amen….

Sent Out To Speak

Sent Out To Speak

O Lord, You spoke at creation, You spoke at the cross, You have spoken by the prophets, and in these last days You have spoken to us by Your Son, and so we ask that You would continue to speak through Your Son, by the Word which His Spirit inspired. Give us ears to hear,…

Welcome to the Family

Welcome to the Family

Out of our bondage and sorrow and night, Jesus, we come, Jesus, we come. Into Thy freedom gladness and light, Jesus, we come to thee. Out of our sickness into Thy health, out of our wanting and into Thy wealth, out of our sin and into Thy self, Jesus, we come to thee. We come…

The Word and Wisdom

The Word and Wisdom

O Lord, we come not simply because it says “prayer of illumination” in the bulletin and this is how sermons start, we come because we need Your help. And so we pray, come, Holy Spirit, come, heavenly dove, with all Your quickening powers, kindle a flame of sacred love in these cold hearts of ours….

The Grace of Giving

The Grace of Giving

Our gracious heavenly Father, we ask now for Your blessing as we come to Your Word, that I might decrease and Christ would increase, that You would give us ears to hear that we might listen attentively and learn, and that by Your grace we would be changed and transformed as Your disciples. We pray…

The Bold and the Brave

The Bold and the Brave

Let’s ask for the Lord’s help. O Lord, grant now that we may hear Your Word, know Your will, and walk in Your way. Give us light where we have darkness, hope where we have none, rid us of the confusion, the apathy, the stubborn sin that would choke out the fruitfulness of Your Word….