The Liturgy of Empty Hands (with Easter readings)
An encouragement to undertake daily prayer and self-care.
Previously written out of personal grief, this poem/reflection reflects the aftermath and reality of being left alone.
After seeing someone else breathe their last, it is a task to keep breathing. Sobs catch you unawares and unprepared.
For the workers who are caring for a loved on.
Prayer from a distance and separation
The prayer here is suitable for when there is distance or isolation or separation.
Prayer for a relative in Aged Care
Especially for when we can’t see them face to face.
Prayer for Waiting for a Covid Test
For the anxious waiting time...
Prayer for Isolation
This prayer is written from the perspective of someone on their own, but could also apply for an isolated group.
Prayer for Quarantine
This could be prayed over 14 days of quarantining.
Prayers suitable for ChildrenPrayer for grandma
This is what I hope my grandsons will pray.
Fone responsive prayer
This starts with an opening prayer, but I will add a collection for phone care.