Focus Scripture: John 8:12 (NLT) Jesus spoke to the people once more and said, “I am the light of the world. If you follow me, you won’t have to walk in darkness, because you will have the light that leads to life.”
God of our Fathers, thank you for light and direction. We lift up our brothers and sisters today. We pray especially for:
- Grandparents and guardians.
- Victims of senseless violence.
- Christians persecuted because of their faith.
- People serving in public office.
- People who are trying to let go of prejudice.
- Children who have lost their way.
- Clergy who care for the spiritual needs of your people.
- People who are struggling to survive.
- People with shattered dreams.
- People impacted by natural disasters.
God of Light, please hear our prayers and answer. Have mercy on your people. Have mercy on your world. Amen