While the specific Day of Action and Prayer for Syria & Peace (21 September) has passed, the need for action and prayer continues.
Resources for Prayer on Peace & Syria, Global Ministries, USA
For an excellent selection of ready-to-use prayer and worship resources gathered by Global Ministries, USA, click here. Numerous resources helpful to congregations and individuals have been included, arising from a variety of faith traditions.
The Lord is my Light: a prayer service for Syria —Mennonite Central Committee, USA
A complete service is provided including:
Prayer inspired by Lamentations 5
Remember, O Lord, what has befallen your children;
Look, and see their pain and suffering.
Five years of tension, of scarce resources, of lost community and identity,
Their inheritance has been turned over to strangers, their homes, schools and businesses destroyed in the violence.
They have become orphans, fatherless; their mothers are now widows.
They are weary, but are given no rest.…