Lord our God,
on the first day of creation you made the light that scatters the
Let Christ, the light of lights, hidden from all eternity, shine
at last on your people and free us from the darkness of sin.
Fill our lives with joy as we go out to welcome your Son at his
We ask this in the name of Jesus the Lord.
Luke 1:46-56 (the Magnificat)
A prayer which helps us to celebrate the gifts of God in
creation and in Christ. It is a lovely prayer to use at the end of
worship, or at the end of a week. It also fits very well at the
time of Harvest and Christmas.