Theme “Holy Spirit”
This is a service of communion and
this is our chalice of communion
at which all are welcome who come
All are equal here as they are equal
in the presence of the great mystery
we know as God. May no false divisions
of race or nation, class or sect, caste
or gender, or
Let us open the eye of imagination. Let us see the spirit within us as a pilgrim walking the path of life. We come into life unknowing and dependent on a love that will nurture and protect us, but the time comes when this love releases us to go our own way. There have been
Tune: St Agnes, Durham (Spirit Divine! Attend our Prayer)
Eternal spirit, holy one
we praise your many names.
May every hand and heart and soul
nurture your sacred flame.
May we have all we need to eat
and then enough to share;
forgive those who have done us wrong
and help all in our care.
May we be
Suggested Tune: Cross of Jesus (202G)
When we gather here to worship,
Though we may be two or three,
In the name of what is holy,
We are touched by mystery.
When we sit in gentle silence
Reaching deep within our hearts,
We find hidden threads within us,
To bind up our broken parts.
When we speak our
We pray for those who are ill, those are burdened with worries and cares, those who are in despair, those who are suffering from loss, those caught up in personal conflict, and those who are at war.
May they feel the comfort and strength that the Spirit Divine can give them; May wisdom and faith