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Praying about Tragedy? How do you do it?

By Karen Barber | December 15, 2016

Are you praying about tragedy?  Have you ever been asked to pray about a tragic situation that makes you feel incredibly sad and helpless?     “Please pray for a friend whose son just died of a drug overdose,” a member of our adult Sunday school class said this week during prayer request time.  As he told…

Drug Overdose Prayer for Victims and Families

By Karen Barber | December 13, 2016

This drug overdose prayer for victims of heroine overdose can be used a memorial or funeral services or by grieving family members and friends when a loved one dies of a drug overdose. Drug Overdose Prayer for Victims and Families Dear God of All, We come to you grieving with broken hearts over our loved…

Election Loss Prayer

By Karen Barber | November 18, 2016

  After the election loss of a candidate or cause that we have supported, we can turn to God in prayer for perspective, comfort and guidance.  Here is an election loss prayer that you can use to tell God about your thoughts, feelings, hopes and fears. Election Loss Prayer Dear Ruler of the Universe, I…

Voters Prayer During Elections

By Karen Barber | November 18, 2016

  Having the privilege of voting for our local and national leaders brings with it the responsibility to use our vote wisely.  Praying for God’s guidance for ourselves and for our fellow citizens in electing good leaders makes our governments stronger.  Here is a voter’s election prayer that can be used  for local or national…

Storm Preparation and Protection Prayer

By Karen Barber | November 18, 2016

  This storm preparation and protection prayer can be used for those facing storms such as  hurricanes,tornadoes and floods. Storm Preparation and Protection Prayer Dear God of all creation, we come to you today praying your help and protection for those who in the path of a storm. As the storm approaches, we pray that…

Columbus Day Prayer

By Karen Barber | November 18, 2016

This Columbus Day prayer focuses on both the good and bad characteristics of Christopher Columbus by asking God to grant us visionary qualities while guarding our hearts and minds from pride and the exploitation of others. Columbus Day is celebrated on October 12 to commemorate the day in 1492 when the first European mariners discovered…