Thou Lord hast not forsaken them that seek TheÂŤ.
Our Heavenly Father, we thank Thee for In gracious gifts Thy love bestows. whatsoever ill we suffer, teach us submission to Thy all
Forgive us our transgressions for His the propitiation for our sins. With hearts softened by Thy boundless mercy, may we forgive all who have offended against us. For every one whom we should remember before Thy Throne of Grace, we beg the special blessings needed. Advance the interests of Thy Kingdom throughout the world. By Thy Holy Spirit prompt and enable us to be workers together with Thee for Make those in authority the salvation of all men. over us to be capable and honest; and may we honor them as ruling by Thy ordinance. Pity all who are in adversity. May Christ so dwell in our hearts that we shall seek to minister, rather than to be ministered unto. For our tasks make us sufficient, and for our burdens, strong; and, when Thou art ready for us, call us home, O Father, to the joy of Thy eternal holy will. sake,
presence. All these Christ, our
Lord and Saviour. Amen.
Bishop Lewis W. Btjetox, D.D., Lexington, Kentucky.