Prayers of the People: Joys and Sorrows All Mixed Up

Creator, Sustainer, Redeemer God,

We come before you this morning with full hearts, with joys and sorrows all mixed up together. We rejoice in the beauty and miracle and majesty of creation. We rejoice that our children can go to school, and we rejoice in the teachers who give their time and energy to serve them. We rejoice in this community of faith, in the love we have for one another, in the service we provide to our neighbors, in the faith we express in you, God. 

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