Friday, May 27, 2016

Prayer: Charles Lewis Slattery

Almighty God, thank you for the job of this day. May we find gladness in all its toil and difficulty, its pleasure and success, and even in its failure and sorrow. May we look always away from ourselves and behold the glory and the need of the world, that we may have the will and the strength to bring the gift of gladness to others; that with them we stand to bear the burden and heat of the day and offer you the praise of work well done.