Daily Archives: May 11, 2015

May 11

Reflection At the present time, claims to the truth appear to divide rather than to unite us. We can be immensely intolerant of those who differ from us. Different religious or political groups claim special insights. The disregard for facts

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Advent Candle Lighting

Advent Candle Lighting

Join with Christians around the world in the prayerful ritual of lighting the Advent wreath.

Prayer

A Child came for all of us and because of that Child
We believe that love is stronger than fear,
Peace more enduring than hate
And that darkness will never extinguish the light
We are people of hope.

(Light the first candle)

Today we light the candle of peace.
Let us pray for the peace of Christ
which is the fullness of blessing for all.
For this peace we dare to hope.

(Second candle is lit)

 

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