|Prayer: Come, Lord Jesus! Open our hearts while we wait for you to be born anew in our lives.||Pray for those getting ready for the World Day of Prayer in their communities.||Send an encouraging email to someone.||Pray for the programs that churches support.|
|“A merry heart does good like medicine.”
|Send a Christmas card to someone who might be feeling blue.||Buy or make a scarf for a homeless person.||Pray for England (a 2022 World Day of Prayer country).||Pray for women experiencing violence at home.||Give thanks to God for nature and its healing properties.||Meditate on justice.|
|Check in on a senior.||Choose 2 or 3 non-perishable food items to donate to a local food bank||Pray for people experiencing violence in their country||“Love each other with genuine affection and take delight in honouring each other.” Romans 12:10||Pray for Northern Ireland (a 2022 World Day of Prayer country).||Pray for peace for countries experiencing unrest.||Rake leaves or shovel snow for someone.|
|Text someone a warm message.||Meditate on this verse:
God is love, and all who live in love, live in God, and God lives in them.
1 John 4:16a
|Pray for all the volunteers preparing food for the hungry.||Pray for Wales (a 2022 World Day of Prayer country).||Sing your favourite Christmas carol.||Pray for all who are without homes.||“And she gave birth to her firstborn son; and she wrapped Him in cloths, and laid Him in a manger…” Luke 2:7a|