Mealtime & Table Grace

‘Be Present At Our Table’ by John Wesley

Be present at our table Lord. Be here and everywhere adored. These mercies bless and grant that we May feast in paradise with Thee.   – John Wesley 1703-1791AD.  Some old Christians have sung this so many times they miss how incredible, how deep and profound these words are.  Stop one time and just pray it slowly, line by line,…

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Christmas, Mealtime & Table Grace

A Christmas Meal Prayer

Lord God of Life, together with the beautiful traditions of Christmas tree, carols and giving gifts, this Christmas dinner is an important part of our celebration of the birth of our Lord, Jesus Christ. Come, Lord our God, and surround our feast day table, as we savour this coming together of family and friends. As the angels rejoiced at the birth of the…

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Mealtime & Table Grace

A Table Prayer

O Heavenly Father, We thank You for food and remember the hungry. We thank You for health and remember the sick. We thank You for friends and remember the friendless. We thank You for freedom and remember the enslaved. May these remembrances stir us to service. That You gifts to us may be used for others. Amen. – A common…

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