We give thanks to you O’ Lord, our God for this Sabbath for it unites us as acommunity through which we become your people. We thank you for the holiness of the Sabbath which leads to you.We thank you for healing of the Sabbath as we place our concerns before you. We thank you for the joy of the Sabbath a time or relaxation and fun.We thank you for the enrichment of the Sabbath through which our spirit is renewed.
On this Sabbath we turn to you O’ Lord, you given us joy and hope, forgiveness and peace. You offer us your Holy Spirit to transform our lives that we may be one with you in all things. Renew us O’ Lord and palace your steadfast Spirit within us. Inspire us for the coming week that we may be blessed in all our endeavours and given thanks to you through prayer and good deeds.