Monday 28 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Monday, 28 August 2023

In the beginning there was nothing - and God (Father, Son and Holy Spirit) sang and it was: Creation was!

Tonight may the Godhead sing over you and bring you to a place of freedom and peace. Amen.

Sunday 27 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Sunday, 27 August 2023.

Day comes to its close and as bed beckons we kay all that burdens us and calls us yo prayer before the Lord. Lord hear and prayer and grant us a quiet night (and a perfect end). Amen.

Saturday 26 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Saturday, 26 August 2023

As we go to our beds. there are no words to be seen, only heard tonight. May we, listen and respond and sense Your presence this night. Amen.

This was not by design on my part but God works in amazing ways ;-)

Thursday 24 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Thursday, 24 August 2023

Today we celebrate the life and ministry of Barnabas (Nathanael) the Apostle. One of the earliest to follow Jesus - witness to the resurrection and one who proclaimed Jesus as Son of God and King of Israel.

Wednesday 23 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Wednesday, 23 August 2023

Lord as day ends and beds beckon, we lay all that is and has been before You trusting in Your grace, love and mercy. Give us rest this night and tomorrow (should we wake) lead us to serve You in all things. Amen.

Tuesday 22 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Tuesday, 22 August 2023

Jesus said, ‘Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest..."

In our service of Compline, we come, lay down our burdens and find rest. Hallelujah.

Monday 21 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Monday, 21 August 2023

Now, Lord, you let your servant go in peace: your word has been fulfilled.
My own eyes have seen the salvation which you have prepared in the sight of every people;
a light to reveal you to the nations and the glory of your people Israel.

Sunday 20 August 2023

Compline (Night Prayer) - Sunday, 20 August 2023

Bless the Lord, O my soul.
Guard all your household, Lord, through the dark night of faith,
and purify the hearts of those who wait on you,
until your kingdom dawns with the rising of your Son,
Christ, the morning star. Amen.