God, our Creator, You prepared Mary to be the mother of Jesus, Your Son. Cultivate faith and love in our hearts that we may proclaim the Good News of salvation by our words and deeds. We ask this through Jesus, the Christ, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, …
Come, Lord Jesus, Come! Watching, waiting and wondering how God is acting in our life and in our time. Help us to be receptive to the divine invitation and respond like Mary with YES to life. May we run with hope over the “hill country of misunderstandings” to care for others. Come, Lord Jesus, Come!
Blest are You, Lord our God, Ruler of the Universe, we await the healing power of Christ Your Son. Enrich our faith. Deepen our hope. Prepare our hearts for the reign of justice and peace. Come, Lord Jesus, come!
Come, Lord Jesus, Come! Out of the darkness of doubt, comes the promise of salvation. Lift our minds and hearts in prayer and help us to recognize God’s goodness and mercy. As we have received, so may we be generous with what we can extend to others in need. Come, Lord Jesus, Come!
Blest are You, God of all ages, You sustain the living with loving-kindness. We are searching for the light of Your Word. Help us to ponder the mystery of Your love and wait with patience and prayer for the coming of our Savior. Come, Lord Jesus, come!
Come, Lord Jesus, Come! Come to lighten the darkness and bring us hope. Open our hearts to God’s loving kindness and help us to reflect that love to one another. Bless each act of generous giving. Come, Lord Jesus, Come!