Prayer for the week

JSP

JSP Prayer for 13th March 2016
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ,
you challenged those corrupted by power,
and you suffered and died at their hands.
Help us to follow in your footsteps,
bearing the sword of the Spirit of truth,
and daily lifting up the shield of faith.
Amen.
JSP Prayer for 6th March 2016
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ,
your love was freely offered to all,
and you deliberately sought out the poor and the needy;
Help us to develop a compassionate society,
that cares for all who are marginalized,
and ensures that we love them as we love you. Amen.
JSP Prayer for  28th February 2016
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ,
you are the Way, the Truth and the Life,
and the source of new freedom for all;
help us to walk firmly in your way,
to grow in the liberty of your truth,
and to encourage all to enjoy your risen life.
Amen.
JSP Prayer for 31st January 2016
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God,
beloved of the Father
and channel of his transforming power;
Help us to draw near to God in prayer,
so that he may draw near to us,
and release his healing love
into our world today. Amen
JSP Prayer for 24th January 2016
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ,
you spend time with your Father,
enjoying his love, and seeking his path.
Help us to give time to prayer and praise,
so that your purpose for our lives is clear,
and your way forward is embraced.  Amen.
JSP Prayer for 17th January 2016 
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ,
you spend time with your Father,
enjoying his love, and seeking his path.
Help us to give time to prayer and praise,
so that your purpose for our lives is clear,
and your way forward is embraced.  Amen.
 JSP Prayer for 22nd November 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Lord Jesus Christ,
you called your disciples to follow you, and you sent them out to do your work.
Help us to hear this call
to proclaim your love in deed and word
and equip your people for this great task. Amen.

JSP Prayer for 15th November 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Heavenly Father,
You have made peace for us in Jesus,
and you invite us to be peace-bearers and peace makers.
May your peace invade all our relationships,
and your Church be a foretaste of your Kingdom of love;
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

JSP Prayer for 8th November 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Lord God,
pour out your Spirit upon your people,
and grant us a new vision of your glory;
a new experience of your power;
a new faithfulness to your Word;
and a new discovery of your purpose
for your church today;
that your Kingdom may come on earth, as in heaven. Amen

JSP Prayer 18th October 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Eternal God,
you crown the year with your goodness
and you give us the fruits of the year in their season:
grant that we might use them to your glory,
for the relief of those in need
and for our own well-being;
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

JSP Prayer  11th October 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:
Lord Jesus Christ, you enlighten our minds:
help us to be set free from all darkness.
You heal our wounds:
help us to be released from all prejudice.
You bring to us a new way of living:
Help us to let go of all bad habits and practices.
In your name we pray. Amen

JSP Prayer 4th October 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Lord Jesus Christ, you enlighten our minds:
help us to be set free from all darkness.
You heal our wounds:
help us to be released from all prejudice.
You bring to us a new way of living:
Help us to let go of all bad habits and practices.
In your name we pray. Amen

JSP Prayer 27th September 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Lord Jesus,
you seek the lost,
you forgive the sinful
and you heal the sick.
We rejoice that you meet our needs also,
and we pray that we might be your agents in the world today,
in your name we pray. Amen

JSP Prayer 20th September 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Lord Jesus Christ,
Lover of all
and especially of the dispossessed;
help us to deal with all suspicion and prejudice,
and reach out in love to all excluded people,
whatever their needs or circumstances. Amen.

JSP Prayer 13th September 2015
Jesus Shaped People Adventure Collect:

Lord Jesus Christ,
you took the lowliest place,
to establish your glorious reign in our broken world;
Restore and reshape your church,
so that we can be servants of your Kingdom,
and you can continue your work in the world today. Amen.

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