Morning Prayer: River of Your Delights | Second Week After the Epiphany

Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer: River of Your Delights | Second Week After the Epiphany
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This is the Second Week after the Epiphany in the Church Calendar. 

Our general order comes from the Book of Common Prayer (1979) Daily Office and Scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary. We’ll sing a song I wrote, Song of Freedom, throughout today’s time of prayer. We’ll read Psalm 36:5-10 followed by the Gloria Patri. Our Gospel reading is John 2:1-11 . We’ll say the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, and the Collect of the Day. We’ll then have a time of prompted prayer.

If you have a prayer request please submit it here (https://benwardmusic.com/prayerrequest/). Sign up here for the email list (https://benwardmusic.com/email)

Visit Patreon to give and support Morning Prayer monthly (https://patreon.com/morningprayer). Go to PayPal to give a one-time gift (https://benwardmusic.com/donate).

Photo by Oleg Magni https://www.pexels.com/photo/chairs-covered-in-snow-1866690

Click here for a PDF of the service order with texts and lyrics: http://benwardmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Morning-Prayer-1-16-22.pdf

Morning Prayer: Crying Glory | First Week After the Epiphany

Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer: Crying Glory | First Week After the Epiphany
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This is the First Week after the Epiphany in the Church Calendar. 

Our general order comes from the Book of Common Prayer (1979) Daily Office and Scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary. We’ll sing a song I wrote, “I Need You Lord,” throughout today’s time of prayer. We’ll read Psalm 29 followed by the Gloria Patri. Our Gospel reading is Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 . We’ll say the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, and the Collect of the Day. We’ll then have a time of prompted prayer.

If you have a prayer request please submit it here (https://benwardmusic.com/prayerrequest/). Sign up here for the email list (https://benwardmusic.com/email)

Visit Patreon to give and support Morning Prayer monthly (https://patreon.com/morningprayer). Go to PayPal to give a one-time gift (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=LUAEY98ADT8UG).

Photo by Steve Johnson https://www.pexels.com/photo/orange-and-multicolored-abstract-painting-1061781/

Click here for a PDF of the service order with texts and lyrics: http://benwardmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Morning-Prayer-1-9-22.pdf

Morning Prayer: You are Enough | Second Week After Christmas Day

Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer: You are Enough | Second Week After Christmas Day
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This is the Second Week after Christmas Day in the Church Calendar. 

Our general order comes from the Book of Common Prayer (1979) Daily Office and Scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary. We’ll sing “Jireh” by Chandler Moore, Chris Brown, Naomi Raine, and Steven Furtick throughout today’s time of prayer. We’ll read Psalm 84:1-8 followed by the Gloria Patri. Our Gospel reading is Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23 . We’ll say the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, and the Collect of the Day. We’ll then have a time of prompted prayer.

If you have a prayer request please submit it here (https://benwardmusic.com/prayerrequest/). Sign up here for the email list (https://benwardmusic.com/email)

Visit Patreon to give and support Morning Prayer monthly (https://patreon.com/morningprayer). Go to PayPal to give a one-time gift (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=LUAEY98ADT8UG).

Photo by Avery Nielsen-Webb https://www.pexels.com/photo/photography-of-a-snowy-mountain-during-nighttime-2406397/

Click here for a PDF of the service order with texts and lyrics: http://benwardmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Morning-Prayer-1-2-22.pdf

Morning Prayer: O Come Let Us Adore Him | Christmas Day

Morning Prayer and Worship
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Morning Prayer: O Come Let Us Adore Him | Christmas Day
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This is the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Christmas Day in the Church Calendar. 

Our general order comes from the Book of Common Prayer (1979) Daily Office and Scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary. We’ll sing “O Come All Ye Faithful” by John Francis Wade throughout today’s time of prayer. We’ll read Psalm 98 followed by the Gloria Patri. Our Gospel reading is John 1:1-14 . We’ll say the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, and the Collect of the Day. We’ll then have a time of prompted prayer.

If you have a prayer request please submit it here (https://benwardmusic.com/prayerrequest/). Sign up here for the email list (https://benwardmusic.com/email)

Visit Patreon to give and support Morning Prayer monthly (https://patreon.com/morningprayer). Go to PayPal to give a one-time gift (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=LUAEY98ADT8UG).

Photo by Vladislav Murashko https://www.pexels.com/photo/yellow-string-lights-on-green-pine-tree-6117267/?utm_content=attributionCopyText&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=pexels

Click here for a PDF of the service order with texts and lyrics: http://benwardmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Morning-Prayer-12-25-21.pdf

Morning Prayer: Promises Fulfilled | Fourth Week of Advent

Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer: Promises Fulfilled | Fourth Week of Advent
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This is the fourth week of Advent in the Church Calendar. 

Our general order comes from the Book of Common Prayer (1979) Daily Office and Scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary. We’ll sing “Of the Father’s Love Begotten” by Aurelius Clemens Prudentius throughout today’s time of prayer. We’ll read Luke 1:46-55 followed by the Gloria Patri. Our Gospel reading is Luke 1:39-45 . We’ll say the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, and the Collect of the Day. We’ll then have a time of prompted prayer.

If you have a prayer request please submit it here (https://benwardmusic.com/prayerrequest/). Sign up here for the email list (https://benwardmusic.com/email)

Visit Patreon to give and support Morning Prayer monthly (https://patreon.com/morningprayer). Go to PayPal to give a one-time gift (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=LUAEY98ADT8UG).

I took the photo.

Click here for a PDF of the service order with texts and lyrics: http://benwardmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Morning-Prayer-12-19-21.pdf

Morning Prayer: Peace in the Chaos | Third Week of Advent

Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer and Worship
Morning Prayer: Peace in the Chaos | Third Week of Advent
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This is the third week of Advent in the Church Calendar. 

Our general order comes from the Book of Common Prayer (1979) Daily Office and Scripture readings from the Revised Common Lectionary. We’ll sing “In the Bleak Midwinter” by Christina Rossetti and Gustav Holst throughout today’s time of prayer. We’ll read Isaiah 12:2-6 followed by the Gloria Patri. Our Gospel reading is Luke 3:7-18 . We’ll say the Apostles’ Creed, the Lord’s Prayer, and the Collect of the Day. We’ll then have a time of prompted prayer.

If you have a prayer request please submit it here (https://benwardmusic.com/prayerrequest/). Sign up here for the email list (https://benwardmusic.com/email)

Visit Patreon to give and support Morning Prayer monthly (https://patreon.com/morningprayer). Go to PayPal to give a one-time gift (https://www.paypal.com/donate?hosted_button_id=LUAEY98ADT8UG).

I took the photo.

Click here for a PDF of the service order with texts and lyrics: http://benwardmusic.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Morning-Prayer-12-12-21.pdf