World Communion Sunday, held annually on the first Sunday of October, is a celebration of the unity of the worldwide church through Christ. Christians in congregations around the world participate in the Lord's Supper.
(Source unknown; inspired by a traditional Native American blessing.)
Among Chinese festivals, the New Year Festival is the most widely known and celebrated. What themes from this festival can serve as a focus for celebration and learning in the Christian home?
Generous God, for the abundance of your blessings to us
day by day and year by year,
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This litany can be used as a prayer in which all can participate, as a means for recognizing and affirming those in the congregation who live with disabilities, or as a closing commitment to a moment for mission on ministering with and to persons with disabilities.
In the small colonial town of New Amsterdam, on a Sunday in 1628, about fifty pe