Tag Archive: #prayer

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Posted on November 23, 2021
God of all blessings, source of all life, giver of all grace: We thank you for the gift of life: for the breath that sustains life, for the food of this earth that nurtures life, for the love of family [read more...]

OLW Monday Night Prayer Group

Posted on June 21, 2021
Join us, starting next Monday, June 28, for OLW’s Monday Night Prayer Group: A Spiritual Work of Mercy. WHEN: Monday Evenings at 7pm WHERE: Gathering Space, Courtyard / patio, weather permitting RESERVATIONS: None needed COST: A small investment of your [read more...]

Prayer to the Holy Spirit

Posted on June 10, 2021
As we return to church as one, united Our Lady of the Wayside Family, we offer this prayer to all, and ask the Holy Spirit to bless, protect and guide us in our mission.

Place God in the Center of Your Marriage

Posted on June 3, 2021
In his homily on June 3, 2021, Our Lady of the Wayside Deacon Jerry Brennan encouraged married couples to pray together and to place God in the center of their marriage. Deacon Jerry provided compelling statistics supporting the adage, “Those [read more...]

The Power of Intercessory Prayer

Posted on February 16, 2021
Intercessory prayer is a blessing and a call to faith. One of the gifts of intercessory prayer is that it moves us from focus on ourselves to focus on God and others. It draws us into selflessness and out of [read more...]

Lent 2021: Prayer, Fasting and Alms Giving

Posted on February 9, 2021
Lent 2021 Prayer, Fasting and Alms Giving During Lent, the Church asks us to surrender ourselves to prayer and to the reading of Scripture, to fasting and to alms giving. The fasting that all do together on Fridays is a [read more...]

Second Sunday of Advent: PEACE

Posted on December 4, 2020
The second week, there are two candles and we remember that Christ said, “Where there are two or more of you gathered in my Name, there also shall I be.” Advent Prayer: Lord, as we enter into the second week [read more...]

The Second Week of Advent: LOVE

Posted on November 27, 2020
The second week, the single candle seems feeble and lonely.  It reminds us of the faithful all over the world who are living in isolation or hostility.

The First Week of Advent: HOPE

Posted on November 27, 2020
The first week, the single candle seems feeble and lonely.  It reminds us of the faithful all over the world who are living in isolation or hostility. Advent Wreath Blessing: With hands joined the prayer of blessing is said: Lord [read more...]