You Should Pray
Proper 21 | Ordinary Time 26
from the book
IN THE BEGINNING WAS THE WORD
Scriptures For The Lectionary Speaking Choir
DALLAS A. BRAUNINGER
Use in ordinary sequence with the scripture reading.
3 readers -- 1 woman, 1 younger man, 1 older man
1 = male
2 = female
3 = older male
ALL: Are any among you suffering?
1: They should pray.
ALL: Are any cheerful?
2: They should sing songs of praise.
ALL: Are any among you sick?
3: They should call for the elders of the church and have them
pray over them, anointing them with oil in the name of the Lord.
1: The prayer of faith will save the sick, and the Lord will
raise them up;
2: and anyone who has committed sins will be forgiven. Therefore
confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another, so
that you may be healed.
ALL: The prayer of the righteous is powerful and effective.
3: Elijah was a human being like us, and he prayed fervently that
it might not rain, and for three years and six months it did not
rain on the earth. Then he prayed again, ...
This Proper 21 | Ordinary Time 26 worship resource, You Should Pray, is based on James 5:13-20 and relates to Proper 21 | Ordinary Time 26 of Cycle B of the lectionary. This worship resource is excerpted from the book IN THE BEGINNING WAS THE WORD. SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...