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Prayer sustains our human relationship with God and may involve words (formal or informal) or be silent. Prayer can involve adoration (‘I love you’), confession (‘sorry’), thanksgiving and supplication (‘please’).

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Friends' prayer

Eternal God

The light of the minds that know you,

The joy of the hearts that love you,

And the strength of the wills that serve you;

Make us so to know you

That we may truly love you,

So to love you that we may truly serve you,

Whose service is perfect freedom.