Methodist Prayer Handbook 2021/2022
Prayers written by the Methodist Church.
£4.50 each, £4.15 for 10 or more.
The theme for the 2021/2022 Prayer Handbook is ‘A Place for All’. No one was excluded from Jesus’ table and eating with him was a sign of the kingdom of heaven and an invitation to meet God and to be transformed. We recognise that we do not always offer such generous welcome or listen to the voices on the margins. As the Church strives to be God’s people in a world changed by a global pandemic, we invite prayers of thanksgiving and intercession, penitence and resolve that, with God’s help, we may recognise and repent of our exclusivity, and that then we may be reconciling, open to all and ready to listen to all voices equally. Together, we pray to become a more inclusive and diverse Church, creating communities of greater respect and compassion. In addition to prayers on the theme of the Handbook, we invite prayers of thanksgiving, adoration and confession and prayers on the themes of justice, times of life and times of day and the comforting presence of God for the opening pages of the Handbook. Contains • A number of prayers are written for every day of the year in a 31-day prayer cycle • Ideal for individual prayer and use in small groups and perfect for use as devotions at meetings or other speaking engagements • Classic prayers are interwoven with new contributions from Methodists across the districts and around the world. Pray with and for the worldwide family of the Methodist people. • Includes a daily lectionary with a suggested hymn (from Singing the Faith) to accompany and guide you through the year. • Also available in LECTERN LARGE PRINT EDITION and eBook.