As the sleeping earth wakes to warm sunshine, thank God for the beautiful renewal of springtime.
We pray for the members of the Committee on Education and Reception as they meet today and tomorrow with candidates who have applied to be ministers in The Presbyterian Church in Canada.
We pray for our Indigenous Ministries as they work to bring hope, health and wholeness to their communities. May all who work in and are served by these ministries feel surrounded by the love of our Creator.
We pray for the Presbyterian World Service & Development project in Ghana helping vulnerable communities access a sustainable, clean water supply.
We give thanks for all volunteers who are the heart, hands and souls of their church communities as we celebrate National Volunteer Appreciation Week.
We pray for all those who are working and yearning for a peaceful end to the 50 years of occupation that millions of Palestinians have endured.
EARTH DAY - We celebrate the gift of God’s creation! We pray that the resources we rely on to sustain our societies are treated as precious gifts from God to be used wisely and for the good of all, and not as commodities for consumption.