Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 Vendor: WoodLake Publication Date: 2002
ISBN: 1551454793 ISBN-13: 9781551454795 Availability: In Stock
Based on the scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary, Prayers To Share offers church leaders an entire year's worth of responsive prayers for use in worship, and other church group settings. This first volume is for year B. Includes Call to Worship, Opening Prayer, Prayer of Confession, Words of Assurance, Offertory Prayer and Commissioning Prayer for each Sunday of the church year, including all the propers. A thematic index allows leaders to pick prayers by subject, for use in a variety church settings.
Educated theologically, both in the United Kingdom and in North America, (BA, M Div., STM) David has served for 3 years with the United Church of Canada, mostly in Thunder Bay Ontario, and was for 5 years a minister in the United Reformed Church of England and Wales. For the best part of that time he has been writing prayers and hymns for public worship. David has led workshops on various aspects of public prayer, and has been a workshop leader at Worship Matters, the national gathering of worship leaders. David has retired, with wife Kathy, to Summerland British Columbia, and is currently serving the United Church congregation of Okanagan Falls near Penticton. He has three children; John, who lives in London England, Mary in Vancouver, and Carol who lives and works in the Sudan.