Opening Prayer by Pat Hielscher:
May we pray together…..
We come to worship this morning to sit in the quietness and to center ourselves to be present to your Holy presence.
Humble our hearts so we may eagerly come to you in times of trouble and find respite in your unfailing love.
Open our eyes to the injustices among us and motivate us to speak to the evils we see. Give us the courage to share stories and hear the stories of others. Give us glimpses of your world from perspectives that are not ours. [Read more…]