Every day, Living Lutheran offers a prayer from the ELCA resource Prayer ventures, which can be downloaded here. These daily 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.

Wednesday, May 11 “The Lord is my shepherd” (Psalm 23:1). Pray that we might find clarity and be reassured of God’s love and attention through the psalmist’s description of a shepherd who restores, leads, nourishes and accompanies us, calming our fears and showing us mercy.

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