pride-prayers1Prayer for June 5, 2016

Lord Jesus, you command us to love one another as you have loved us. Teach both leaders and lay members of the Lutheran Church how to love, support and advocate for people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions.  Lord, in your mercy, hear our prayer.


pride-prayers2Prayer for June 12, 2016

Welcoming God, thank you for the over 600 Reconciling in Christ congregations, 27 RIC synods and 5 RIC seminaries in North America. Nurture the efforts of ReconcilingWorks and these RIC partners to create safe and affirming spaces for LGBTQ people of faith to worship and thrive. Lord, in your mercy, hear our prayer.


pride-prayers3Prayer for June 19, 2016

Holy Spirit of God, you give spiritual gifts to every member of the Body of Christ, for the good of the whole church. Blow through the Lutheran Church, that the whole church may welcome, include and celebrate the gifts you give to people of faith of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions. Lord, in your mercy, hear our prayer.


pride-prayers4Prayer for June 26, 2016

Lord Jesus, on earth you had no home where you could lay your head. Bless ReconcilingWorks  and all who labor to dismantle such injustice and promote equal access to housing, employment and public services for people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions. Lord, in your mercy, Hear our prayer.