All: Countless generations have experienced your loving guidance and blessing.
Reader: God, we gather together to rejoice in how we experience you here and now.
All: We celebrate and give thanks for God’s continuing grace and mercy.
Reader: God, we gather together in hope and faith, waiting and expecting.
All: Help us to find you in all of life. Hear us as we offer our thanks and
praise for your steadfast love, mercy and grace poured out to each generation.