DOC: INVOCATIONS AND GRACES
Lord, we gather tonight for one of the important nights of our Lions year, the Club judging of the Youth of the Year Quest. Assist these fine young people in their endeavours as they take the experience of the Quest into their futures. Thank you for the opportunity to share this night with them and their guests. Bless this meal that we will share. AMEN... Document/File: .pdf, filesize: n/a. Filetype: pdf. Filename: invocations-and-graces. Title: Invocations and Graces. 2014.
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... TO BEGIN WITH, IT PROVIDES A SPACE, A MOMENT OF STI LLNESS, IN WHICH TO RELINQUISH THE ACTIVITIES OF THE DAY AND ALLOW THE MIND TO SETTLE. THEN, AS WE ACKNOWLEDGE THE SOURCE OF OUR NOURISHMENT, WE ARE FILLED WITH ASTONISHMENT AT THE GENEROSITY OF THE CREATOR, WITH GRATITUDE, AND WITH PRAISE. ...
... CREATOR AND SUSTAINER OF ALL THAT IS OR WILL EVER BE, ACCEPT OUR THANKS FOR THIS DAY AND ALL ITS BLESSINGS. WE ASK THAT YOU GUIDE AND DIRECT OUR CLUB, ITS LEADERS AND OUR ACTIONS. GRANT THAT EACH OF US MAY FEEL OUR RESPONSIBILITY TO ROTARY, TO OUR COMMUNITY, TO OUR COUNT RY, AND INDEED TO ALL COUNTRIES AND PEOPLES. BLESS OUR FELLOWSHIP TODAY, AND BLESS THIS FOOD TO THE NOURISHMENT OF OUR BODIES, IN YOUR SERVICE. AMEN. ...