Liturgy and worship aids
Prayer for the church at work
Excerpted from Prayers for a New Social Awakening, ed. Christian Iosso and Elizabeth Hinson-Hasty, Westminster John Knox Press, 2008. To see other prayers and to order the book visit www.wjkp.org.
To learn about how the PC(USA) is working with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers to advance human rights for farmworkers and corporate social responsibility visit PC(USA) Campaign for Fair Food www.pcusa.org/fairfood .
Prayer of Encouragement
Prayer During Holy Communion
November 15, 2009, is Caregiver Sunday. Get suggestions caregiving in your congregation and materials for people who provide care. This resource includes:
- Caregiver Sunday liturgy
- A Litany of Prayer for Those Who Offer Care
- Tips for Care for the One Who Offers Care — YOU!
- Resources for Those Who Offer Care
- Praying With Those Who Offer Care
- A Blessing for the Hands of Those Who Offer Care
- Depression: A Common Concern for Those Who Offer Care
Use "Blue Christmas: A Service of Wholeness and Healing" as a worship aid to celebrate Christmas with your congregation.
This hymn can be a helpful one for churches seeking to support the relief efforts in Pakistan.
Use these prayers as needed during times of trouble and disaster, prepared by the PC(USA) Office of Theology and Worship
Use this August/September 2010 calendar for the Light a Candle for Children 50 Days’ Vigil of Prayer.
While occupation may only be a portion of our call as disciples, the programmatic emphasis for the Sunday before Labor Day is appropriately, Christian Vocation Sunday. Cultivate a culture of call in your own congregation by claiming our theological perspective of the priesthood of all believers. Options for including this emphasis on call in the worship and activities of the congregation are included here.
A hymn lamenting gun violence by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette.