By Sacred Meditations
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Listen to prayers throughout the Church Year. Find prayers to fit various occasions. Ponder your deep need for life with the God who loves you, and meditate on the work of His Son Jesus the Christ who bled, died, and rose again to restore you to life–and peace–with God.
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 16:1-12||Our Lord Jesus Christ is the sign of Jonah and gives us His cross and resurrection for our comfort and peace. We pray Him to save us from our little faith and help us gladly hear and keep His Word. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectio||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProper 24 (2018)||God has revealed His glory among the nations in His Son Jesus. We pray that He would keep His Church in mercy that she may persevere in the true confession of His Name. Collect for Proper 24 (the Sunday closest to October 19),||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 15:21-39||Because our Lord Jesus Christ is the Great Physician of body and soul, we pray Him to give us the persistent faith of the Canaanite woman, that we may rely on Him through all trials and rejoice in the “crumbs” of His mercy.||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 15:1-20||God’s Word is a lamp to our feet and a light to our path. We pray that He would cleanse us from our defilement from within and create in us new and clean hearts. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Boo||10/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 14:22-36||Jesus walked on water and showed Himself to be the Lord of creation, and He rescued Peter from his little faith. We pray that, while we believe in His merciful goodness, He would forgive our unbelief and receive His healing in body and soul.||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 14:1-21||God’s mercies are new every morning and He provides for all our needs of body and soul. We pray that He would grant us faith in His merciful goodness so that we may not feast on the cares and pleasures of this world,||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 13:44-58||Our Lord Jesus Christ sold His all to redeem and purchase us from sin, death, and the power of the devil. We ask Him to lead us into receiving and rejoicing in the treasures of His forgiveness. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 13:24-43||Jesus, our Lord, opened His mouth in parables to reveal what was hidden from the foundation of the world. We thank and praise Him for making us part of His End-Time harvest. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran S||10/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 13:1-23||God our heavenly Father reveals His name, His kingdom, and His will through Jesus Christ, the Word made flesh. We pray that He would preserve us from dull hearts and ears that do not hear, that we may receive His healing.||10/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProper 23 (2018)||This week we pray that God’s grace may always go before us and follow after us so that we may live lives of good works (see Ephesians 2:8-10). Collect for Proper 23 (the Sunday closest to October 12), from The Book of Common Prayer.||10/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 12:38-50||Our heavenly Father sent His only-begotten Son to be the resurrection and the life. We pray that we may be cleansed from all evil and walk as His children in our various vocations. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lut||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 12:22-37||Our Lord Jesus Christ cast out demons and plundered the house of our greatest adversary. We pray that He would guard and protect us against the cosmic powers of this present darkness and the spiritual forces of evil.||10/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 12:1-21||Jesus showed Himself to be the Lord of the Sabbath. We pray that He would grant us His healing in body and soul and the refreshment we need from hearing His Word of forgiveness. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Luther||10/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 11:20-30||Our Lord Jesus warned unrepentant cities of God’s just judgment. We pray our heavenly Father to grant us the gift of repentance and lead us, who are heavy laden with our sins, to find rest for our souls. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Dail||10/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 11:1-19||God sent John the Baptizer to prepare the way of His beloved Son in both life and death. We pray that He would lead us to daily repentance for our sins and grant us His bountiful forgiveness. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary f||10/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 10:24-42||Jesus taught us not to fear those who kill only the body, but to confess Him above all things. We pray that He would remove our fear of those who would persecute His flock and lead us to rejoice in His eternal reward.||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProper 22 (2018)||God is always more ready to hear than we are to pray, and to give more than we desire or deserve. We pray that He would pour out upon us His abundant mercy, forgive us those things which frighten our conscience, and give us the good things that we do||10/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 10:1-23||Jesus called the twelve apostles to proclaim His kingdom and grant healing. We pray for faithful pastors who faithfully proclaim God’s Word and administer His Sacraments for our healing. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary foun||10/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 9:18-38||Since Jesus, the Son of God, granted healing for many and various illnesses and even raised the dead, we pray that our heavenly Father may grant us healing and wholeness in body and soul, that we may serve Him.||10/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 9:1-17||Jesus Christ, our Savior and Redeemer, receives sinners and proclaims pardon and peace. We pray for His forgiveness for our many sins and that He would lead us to trust His perfect healing. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary fou||10/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 8:18-34||Jesus Christ, our Lord, rules over all creation and even over the cosmic powers of this present darkness. We pray that we may trust in Him above all things and that He would grant us His peace in troubled times.||10/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 8:1-17||Our heavenly Father has compassion on us and heals us in body and soul. We pray for steadfast faith in His gracious healing and that we may bring others to our Lord Jesus that He may also heal them. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lecti||10/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 7:13-29||Our holy God preserves all people and all things and calls us to live lives that glorify Him. Since we know Him as He reveals Himself through Jesus Christ, we pray that we may keep His Word in truth and purity and lead godly lives.||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 7:1-12||Our heavenly Father, the Lord of all might, bids us not to judge our neighbor but rely Him and His mercy. We pray His forgiveness for judging others and ask Him to lead us to be gracious to others. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectio||10/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 6:16-34||Our heavenly Father provides for all our needs. We pray His forgiveness for laying up our treasures on earth and being anxious, and that He would lead us to seek first His kingdom. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lut||10/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProper 21 (2018)||God shows His almighty power chiefly in showing mercy and pity. We pray that He would grant us the fullness of His grace, that we may obtain His promises and become partakers of His heavenly treasure. Collect for Proper 21 (the Sunday closest to Septem.||10/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 6:1-15||Jesus taught us not to do our good works in order to be noticed by others. We pray our heavenly Father’s help to do our works of charity to His glory, not to ours. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service B||9/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 5:21-48||Jesus the Christ taught His Father’s perfect law that also shows us our many sins. We pray His forgiveness when we sin against that law. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Book,||9/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 5:1-20||Jesus taught His heavenly Father’s blessings and kept His Law perfectly. We pray Him to bless us who are poor in spirit and who mourn, who are meek and hunger for His righteousness, and who rely on His mercy to be pure in heart.||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Prayer with Matthew 4:12-25||Jesus proclaimed His Father’s gracious reign, called His apostles to be fishers of men, and brought healing to many. We pray that we would know His life-giving truth, proclaim His mercy to others, and rejoice in His baptismal healing.||9/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Solid food for the soul... Thank you!
A great addition to my daily prayers.
Prayers for Sunday Morning Worship
I am a pastor, and I appreciate Sacred Meditations for their appropriateness in Sunday Morning Worship services.