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.

Sunday, Sept. 17 Reflect on what hinders us from exercising forgiveness and patience with others, including those we see as adversaries. We ask the Spirit to re-center our lives and interactions with people in the boundless and undeserved mercy that God demonstrates with us.

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