Daily Archives: September 11, 2015

September 11

Reflection Tragedy can teach us many lessons. From pain we can learn compassion and from division we can learn unity. When our world is shattered, as it was on September 11, 2001, we can try to seek understanding. Since that

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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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