In these very extraordinary time of the Covid-19 pandemic, we may be finding ourselves a bit lost and confused. We may be experiencing some very challenging circumstances. It is a good time to pray and stay connected with God, our family, our friends and our church. To that purpose I share with you this prayer by Cameron Bellm.
Pastor Linda Miles
Prayer for a Pandemic
May we who are merely inconvenienced remember those whose lives are at stake.
May we who have not risk factors remember those most vulnerable.
May we who have the luxury of working from home remember those who must choose between preserving their health or making their rent.
May we who have the flexibility to care for our children when schools close remember those who have no options.
May we who have to cancel our trips remember those who have no safe place to go.
May we who are losing our margin money in the tumult of the economic market remember those who have no margin at all.
May we who settle in for a quarantine at home remember those who have no home.
As fear grips our country, let us choose love.
During this time when we cannot physically wrap our arms around each other, let us yet find ways to be the loving embrace of God to our neighbors.