Prayers for Illumination — Zambia

These prayers for illumination, variations on a theme, were shared by students of theology and ministry preaching at morning devotions at the United Church of Zambia University, Mindolo.

By Thomas Bwalya

God, our father and mother, we open our hearts to you this morning.  Speak to us as we interact with the text read.

By Wellingtone Bawalya

May the words spoken and the words heard be acceptable unto you, our rock and our redeemer, because we ask it, in Jesus’s name.

By Juliet Kamanga

Your word, LORD, is an inspiration to us. As we interact with your word, stimulate our hearts.

By Ian Kapembwa

In the power of your Holy Spirit, fill our hearts with your love and understanding even as we interact with your word.