These invocation prayers are appropriate for public meetings, yet they are Christian based. This page is for those who are asked to pray a meeting prayer and want to construct a prayer that will not easily offend others. These prayers will be appropriate for most meetings that Christians would find themselves attending. Take note that we also have. Prayers for Meetings and Ceremonies. I am excited for you about the opportunity you have to lead a group into the throne room of God.
The words prayer and precarious are from the ecclesiastical Latin and are cognate words. Jesus said, "What things soever ye desire,. This text indicates that the will of the one praying is an important factor. The will of God is to answer our prayers, but our wills need educating and they need their horizons enlarged. It is when the will is thus re-educated and strengthened that "prayer is heaven's ordained means of success. Public prayer is more formal than private prayer, more organized, less personal, and shorter.
Almighty God, your ascended Son has sent us into the world to preach the good news of your kingdom: inspire us with your Spirit and fill our hearts with the fire of your love, that all who hear your Word may be drawn to you, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Almighty God, who called your Church to witness that you were in Christ reconciling the world to yourself: help us to proclaim the good news of your love, that all who hear it may be drawn to you; through him who was lifted up on the cross, and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. God of our salvation, hope of all the ends of the earth, we pray: Your kingdom come. That all who are estranged and without hope may be brought near in the blood of Christ, we pray: Your kingdom come.
Congregational prayer is authorized in I Corinthians , among other passages. One man leads a prayer while the whole assembled body prays along with him. Since the man is leading the congregation, he should pray for things that pertain to the whole congregation. He is giving voice to the prayers of everyone.