Let us pray:Lord God, almighty and everlasting Father, you have brought us in safety to this new day:Preserve us with your mighty power,that we may not fall into sin,nor be overcome by adversity;and in all we do, direct us to the fulfilling of your purpose;through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen.

The following prayer of thanksgiving from Home Prayers can be found on page 697 of the BAS.

Our Lord God, we thank you for all your blessings,for life and health,for laughter and fun,for all our powers of mind and body,for our homes and the love of dear ones,for everything that is beautiful, good and true.But above all we thank you for giving your Sonto be our Saviour and Friend.May we always find our true happinessin pleasing you and helping othersto know and love you,for Jesus Christ’s sake. Amen.