The Church in Creation
Lord of all existence
Of land and sea and sky
Fish and fowl and butterfly
Help us to find each other in the fellowship of created beings
And to celebrate our diversity
In love and praise of you,
Through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Romans 13: 8-14
LISTEN TO THE GOOD NEWS PROCLAIMED IN THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO Matthew 18:15-20
Prayer in the time of COVID-19
AUTHOR OF LIFE,
HEALER OF THE NATIONS;
GRANT US COURAGE TO FACE OUR TRIAL,
GIVE US WISDOM TO FIND RELIEF, GIVE US FAITH TO BE RESPONSIBLE
AND GRANT US YOUR SALVATION
FOR JESUS CHRIST’S SAKE. AMEN
Commission and Benediction
Go out in love, reconciled to one another in Christ.
Lay aside the works of darkness
and put on the armour of light.
fulfilling the law through love for all.
And may God mark you out for salvation;
May Christ Jesus be present among you always,
And may the Holy Spirit reconcile you to one another
and fulfil the law of love among you.