General Resources
Work Sheets

Scripture for Reflection

 

Prayers

 

Hymns

 (The (Hymnal 1982, #)

(Wonder, Love, and Praise, #)

Resources for the Fourth Meeting:  Pray

Prayers

A Collect for Proper 10 (BCP 231)
A Collect for Proper 11 (BCP 231)
A Collect for Guidance (BCP 100)
A General Thanksgiving (BCP 836)
Collect at the Prayers (BCP, 394-5)

Hymns

Breathe on me, breath of God (The (Hymnal 1982, #508)
Come down, O Love divine (The Hymnal 1982, #516)
Day by day, dear Lord (The Hymnal 1982, #654)
Ev’ry time I feel the spirit (Wonder, Love, and Praise, #751)
It’s me, it’s me, it’s me, O Lord (Wonder, Love, and Praise, #797)
King of glory, King of peace (The Hymnal 1982, #382)
O Lord hear my pray’r (Wonder, Love, and Praise, #827)

Daily Practice Suggestions

 

Resources for the Third Meeting Second:  Learn

Prayers

Collect for the Fourth Sunday of Easter (BCP 225)
Collect for the Fifth Sunday of Easter (BCP 225)
Collect for Proper 20 (BCP 234)

Hymns

Book of books, our people’s strength (The Hymnal 1982, #631)
How firm a foundation (The Hymnal 1982, #636-7)
O Christ, the Word incarnate (The Hymnal 1982, #632)
God has spoken to his people (The Hymnal 1982, #536)

Daily Practice Suggestions

Read the scriptures from the Daily Office Lectionary (BCP 934 ff; this week’s readings are found on our website here)

Take up a Bible reading plan (such as those found at Bible Gateway or other sources)

Read a scripturally-based daily devotional (such as Forward Day by Day which is available online and in booklet form at church)

Practice Lectio Divina 

Listen to a podcast that includes scripture (such as Pray As You Go)

Weekly Practice Suggestions

Join a lectionary study group (such as our weekly Bible Study)

Read our weekly meditations on the Collect and ponder the questions

 

Resources for the Second Meeting:  Turn

Scripture for Reflection

Exodus 3:1-6
Psalm 51 (BCP 656-7)
Psalm 119:169-176 (BCP 777-8)
2 Corinthians 4:5-7
Luke 5:1-11

Prayers

Confession (BCP 79, 116-7, 127 or Enriching our Worship I 19)
The Opening Collect of Ash Wednesday (BCP 264)
Litany of Penitence , Ash Wednesday Service (BCP 267-9)
Anthems 1, 2, and 3 in the Good Friday Service (BCP 281-2)

Hymns

Amazing grace! how sweet the sound (The Hymnal 1982, #671)
Come by here (Lift Every Voice and Sing II, #162)
Lead me, guide me, along the way (Wonder, Love, and Praise, #756)
There is a balm in Gilead (Lift Every Voice and Sing II, #203)
‘Tis the gift to be simple (The Hymnal 1982, #554)

Daily Practice Suggestions

Pray the Confession from the Daily Office (BCP 79, 116-7, 127 or Enriching our Worship I 19)

Pray the Litany of Penitence from the Ash Wednesday service (BCP 267-9)

Pray the Lord’s Prayer (the Our Father) daily, asking God for grace to forgive those who have wronged you

Read Psalm 51 (BCP 656-7) 

Practice the Daily Examen 

Resources for the First Meeting

Prayers

Baptismal Covenant, BCP 304-5
A Collect for Guidance, BCP 100
A Collect for the Renewal of Life, BCP 99

Hymns

Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart (The Hymnal 1982, #488)
Come, thou fount of every blessing (The Hymnal 1982, #686)
I have decided to follow Jesus (Lift Every Voice and Sing, #136)
I want to walk as a child of the light (The Hymnal 1982, #490)
Will you come and follow me (Wonder, Love, and Praise, #757)

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