Prayer for Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey
Inspired by and Adapted from Unity World Day of Prayer 2017 Affirmations
Bobby Langdon, Unity of SA Prayer Chaplain
The Universe is calling for Divine Faith. I give thanks for Faith, the power of positive expectation, in the minds of all government officials, creative dreamers, prayer leaders, and planners in the affected areas and throughout this vast world.
The Universe is calling for Divine Will. I give thanks that common people display uncommon commitment to relieving the suffering of others in our neighborhoods, communities, and countries, especially those in the path of Hurricane Harvey.
The Universe is calling for Divine Zeal. I give thanks that teachers everywhere employ Divine Zeal, the power of devotion, to educate and empower people of all ages to what needs to be done during and after this time of suffering.
The Universe is calling for Divine Power. I give thanks that Divine Power, self-mastery, is being expressed as more individuals in the world than ever before are taking responsibility for the quality of their lives and helping to improve the lives of others.
The Universe is calling for Divine Wisdom. I give thanks that the activity of Divine Wisdom, the discerning power, expresses in Houston, Rockport, Corpus Christi and all of the neighboring cities, towns and counties affected by Hurricane Harvey so that all people may have healthy and peaceful living conditions during this difficult time.
The Universe is calling for Divine Order. I give thanks for Divine Order, the Power of Adjustment expressed as support for restoration of cities, towns and counties and their people ravaged by Hurricane Harvey.
The Universe is calling for Divine Strength. I give thanks that Divine Strength, the power of courage and tenacity, is the driving force behind grassroots initiatives to provide rescue operations to assist the most vulnerable among us.
The Universe is calling for Divine Release. I give thanks that the Divine Power of Release is expressing as forgiveness in healing relationships between people as they come together to aid and heal.
The Universe is calling for Divine Life. I give thanks for Divine Life, the Power of Vitality, expressed by rescue personnel, medical providers, care givers and all citizens of this wonderful world as they offer safety, care, and compassion.
The Universe is calling for Divine Love. I give thanks that Divine Love, the harmonizing power, allows all people to see the Divine in all others—in fact, to see no “other” but only One!
In Unity and Love we see all of these areas strong in their recovery, vital in their strength commitment to renew individually and as a community and magnetized and unified in their love for themselves and each other.
And so it is….. Amen
Adapted from World Day Of Prayer affirmations from Silent Unity.