Church of the
Annunciation

7580 Clinton Street
Elma, New York 14059

716.683.5254

March 06, 2018

Prayer for Healing for Victims of Abuse

Prayer for Healing for Victims of Abuse
 

God of endless love,
ever caring, ever strong,
always present, always just:
You gave your only Son
to save us by the blood of his cross.

Gentle Jesus, shepherd of peace,
join to your own suffering
the pain of all who have been hurt
in body, mind, and spirit
by those who betrayed the trust placed in them.

Hear our cries as we agonize
over the harm done to our brothers and sisters.
Breathe wisdom into our prayers,
soothe restless hearts with hope,
steady shaken spirits with faith:
Show us the way to justice and wholeness,
enlightened by truth and enfolded in your mercy.

Holy Spirit, comforter of hearts,
heal your people’s wounds
and transform our brokenness.
Grant us courage and wisdom, humility and grace,
so that we may act with justice
and find peace in you.
We ask this through Christ, our Lord. Amen.

Next:
Help needed for Rummage Sale

Stewardship

Stewardship is having the wisdom to understand that everything we have is a gift from God.

View details »

 

 

Bulletins

Download our weekly bulletins NOW!

 

Download Bulletins »

 

Online Giving

Securely with WeShare


Make A Donation »