Pete Greig: Breath in a time of death

It’s Wednesday the 25th of March. Today we continue to focus our prayers on the Coronavirus pandemic exploring the significance of breath in a time of death.

Pause

As I enter prayer now, I pause to be still; to breathe slowly; to re-centre my scattered senses upon the presence of God.

Pause and pray

Prayer of Approach
Unshakeable God, you are my ever-present help in times of trouble. Amidst all the isolation, grief and fear caused by this crisis, renew in me your peace, restore to me your perspective, and reveal to me your presence as I spend this time with you now.

Rejoice and Reflect
I choose to rejoice that God is firmly in control today, joining with the ancient praise of all God’s people in the words of Psalm 63:3-8…

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