Saturday Prayer – Blessing

May you hear the Voice calling, “You are my beloved.” And if you cannot hear it just now May you hear our voices instead. “We will hear the Voice for you, beloved, until you can hear it for yourself.” Amen.     ____________________________________________________________________________________ Jennifer Garrison Brownell serves as pastor at First Congregational Church -UCC in… Read More

Thursday Prayer: A blessing for surgery

A prayer for one who is having surgery. Blessed be God, source of life and goodness, present with us now. Blessed be your body, receiving healing from the hands of the surgeons, in medicine swallowed, in the love of family and friends, in breathing and being. Blessed be your body, persevering in seeking truth, in… Read More

RevGalBookPals: Original Blessing

“The gospel is not a story of us being separated by sin from God. It’s the story of a God who is so faithfully for us and intent on being with us that God became human to help us embody the wholeness and fullness of life we’ve been made for. It’s not a story of… Read More