Our current hymn resource, Evangelical Lutheran Worship, explains and encourages us to participate in a daily ritual of deliberate prayer:
(Evangelical Lutheran Worship, copyright 2006, Augsburg Fortress, Minneapolis, MN, page 295)
Prayer lists for use within the Synod of Alberta and the Territories
1. Weekly prayers for use on Sundays in our churches. In these we pray for our various Congregations within the ABT Synod, the Offices and Bishops of the National Synods, our partner churches within Canada, our Companion Synod etc! (Prayers to November 24, 2019)
2. Weekly prayers of the Anglican-Lutheran Cycle of Prayer designed by the Joint Anglican-Lutheran Commission (Prayers to Nov 18, 2019)
3. Prayers for the weeks of January 13 through March 3, 2019 with a special emphasis on our companion church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Columbia (IELCO) and its other companion synods in South Carolina and Southeastern Minnesota.
4. The following link takes you to an alphabetized list of the ABT Synod Pastors (serving and retired), Deacons/Deaconesses, Chaplains and Bishops within our National Church family. Also included for prayer is their partner/spouse based on the most recent updates available. If there are changes needed please contact the administrative assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you for praying for our many connections in Alberta, Canada and around the World.
Daily Personal Devotion Suggestions
Various resources are available to you either in the ELW or the Lutheran Book of Worship, under the heading Daily Prayer. Below are some other resources that you may find helpful for your daily time of reflection.
God Pause – Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota www.luthersem.edu/godpause/daily_view.asp
Our Daily Bread – From RBC Ministries odb.org/
… in the Meantime. Where Faith Meets Everyday Life – by David Lose www.davidlose.net/