Every day, Living Lutheran offers a prayer for the day from the ELCA resource Prayer Ventures, which can be downloaded here. These petitions are offered as a guide for your own prayer life as together we pray for the needs of the world and give thanks for the ministries of our church.

Tuesday, Sept. 17 Pray that our church in all its expressions—congregations, synods and the churchwide organization—are guided by the wisdom and enthusiasm stirred by the Spirit to implement and live into decisions made during synod assemblies and the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly for the sake of doing God’s work in the world, sharing the gospel, growing the church and serving our neighbor.

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