Prayer of Confession
When we lose our faith and hope, forgive us Christ, who loves us.
When we give in to fear and worry, forgive us Christ, who loves us.
When we lose our cool, love, or kindness toward your people, forgive us Christ, who loves us.
Declaration of Pardon
Leader: Jesus Christ, you have given us your life.
All: Now we give you ours.
Leader: Forgive us for what we have been in the past.
All: Through you, what we shall be begins now.
Leader: Take us, renew and remake us.
All: May we be your living presence in this world.
Leader: Friends, let us believe the Good News of the Gospel.
All: In Jesus Christ, we are forgiven.