Hear our prayers,
They are sometimes muffled, silent, and nonexistent.
Yet, we come before you today, taking one step into the next moment.
In this moment, we embrace the dignity you give us as children of God.
In this instance, we stand as forgiven people.
We acknowledge we are no different, no better, and no worse than all of the redeemed who we encounter each day.
Wipe the stain of righteous indignation from our hearts.
Forgive us of choosing one sin to love and another to hate.
Forgive us from doing church yet forgetting Jesus.
Heal those who are broken in body, mind, and spirit. You know their needs in ways greater than we can express. Where ever they are, in homes, Hospices, Hospitals, offices, cars, schools, or churches; send your spirit.
O Lord, hear our prayers,