Category: Daily Prayer

Morning Prayer Tuesday, 22 June 2021

YOUNG POETS by Nicanor Parra Write as you will In whatever style you like Too much blood has run under the bridge To go on believing That only one road is right. In poetry everything is permitted. With only this condition of course, You have to improve the blank page. Good morning and welcome to Morning...

Evening Prayer Monday, 21 June 2021

I walked past a house where I lived once by Yehuda Amichai I walked past a house where I lived once: a man and a woman are still together in the whispers there. Many years have passed with the quiet hum of the staircase bulb going on and off and on again. The keyholes are like...

Morning Prayer Monday, 21 June 2021

GATE C22 by Ellen Bass At gate C22 in the Portland airport a man in a broad-band leather hat kissed a woman arriving from Orange County. They kissed and kissed and kissed. Long after the other passengers clicked the handles of their carry-ons and wheeled briskly toward short-term parking, the couple stood there, arms wrapped around...

Music to End Sunday, 20 June 2021

Good evening, friends. St John’s Gospel, chapter 14 provides wonderful words of comfort to sustain us through this great season of Pentecost. ‘If you love me, you will obey my commands; and I will ask the Father, and he will give you another to be your advocate, who will be with you for ever – The Spirit...

Evening Prayer Friday, 18 June 2021

Good evening, everyone. Welcome to Friday evening’s prayers. Let us pray: Thank you, loving God, for making us the people we are, and helping us to understand that we are precious in your sight. With thankful hearts, we ask you to help us appreciate all that we experience in our daily lives – the people we...

Morning Prayer Friday, 18 June 2021

Good morning, Cornerstone People, as we rise to greet the day with thanks, as we rise to meet the day with praise. As the sun appears and the showers clear, sing a psalm of the glory of the Lord. I will glory in the Lord; let the afflicted hear and rejoice. Glorify the Lord with me;...

Evening Prayer Thursday, 17 April 2021

A reading from Psalm 9 7 The Lord reigns for ever; he has established his throne for judgment. 8 He rules the world in righteousness and judges the peoples with equity. 9 The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. 10 Those who know your name trust in you, for you, Lord, have never...

Morning Prayer Thursday, 17 June 2021

Rest in the Storm ‘These things I have spoken to you, so that in me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation, but take courage I have overcome the world.’ John 16: 33 NASB Charles Spurgeon told a story of how, during a sudden storm, a woman on a ship became very terrified....