Prayer for Easter week

Lord God, we thank you for the gift of life and death today
For your ultimate sacrifice we fall on our knees in joy and sorrow
Through your resurrection power we pray
For new life in our human race, natural world and world vision
For the death of your Son has set us free, REJOICE!

Jesus our Saviour, we thank you for the gifts of love and pain
For your ultimate sacrifice we bow down in mercy at your unconditional grace
Through your resurrection power we pray
For new life in our relationships, ministry and communitie
For the death of your Son has set us free, REJOICE!

Living Christ, we thank you for the gifts of prophecy and prayer
For your ultimate sacrifice we bow our heads in awe at your power
Through your resurrection power we pray
For new life in our belief, commitment and affirmation in you
For the death of your Son has set us free, REJOICE!

Holy Spirit, we thank you for the gifts of trust and doubt
For your ultimate sacrifice we proclaim your death in strength
Through your resurrection power we pray
For new life in our evangelism, pastoral care and church community
For the death of your Son has set us free, REJOICE!