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12 Prayers To Show Thanks For Your Food
WE GIVE THANKS
Our Father in Heaven,
We give thanks for the pleasure
Of gathering together for this occasion.
We give thanks for this food
Prepared by loving hands.
We give thanks for life,
The freedom to enjoy it all
And all other blessings.
As we partake of this food,
We pray for health and strength
To carry on and try to live as You would have us.
This we ask in the name of Christ,
Our Heavenly Father.
By Harry Jewell
We thank you,
For the food
We are about to receive,
For the nourishment
Of our bodies,
For Christ sake,
"Give us this day our daily bread." - Matthew 6:11
BLESS THIS FOOD
We give thanks for all the provisons you have given us,
Bless this food,
And Bless our friends,
Who've come to dine with us today.
WE THANK YOU
We have gathered together
Which we thank you for all.
You are Mighty Lord,
And All Providing,
We thank you for this food you have given,
We ask a special Blessing,
To those who have prepared this meal,
With Love and care.
GOD THE PROVIDER
Who art in Heaven,
From the beginning of time,
You have been our provider.
"The people asked, and he brought quails, and satisfied them with the bread of heaven" Psalm 105:40
As such, we give you the most high praise for these bountiful blessings,
To nourish our bodies and our minds.
Our Father who art in heaven,
This food of Thine,
You have given us,
We humbly receive.
Thank You Lord
Merciful Father in Heaven,
We praise Your Holy Name,
We Thank You for the food,
Which we are about to partake.
We ask You to fill ,
With goodness for our
Minds, bodies and souls.
NEVER A HUNGRY DAY
We thank you,
For never a hungry day.
Give continueous special blessings to those who lovingly prepared this meal
And may we all enjoy it,
Always remembering where our blessings come from.
The Less Fortunate
Thank You for this meal.
There are so many people who are hungry across the world,
But we are so blessed to be able to eat when we want
And to be able to chose what we want to eat.
Let us not forget how fortunate we are
And let us not forget the less fortunate.
"When you have eaten and you are full, then you shall bless the Lord your God for the good land which he has given you. Deuteronomy 8:11
Grace Before Meat
Bless, O Lord, these thy gifts to our use and us to thy loving service, for Christ's sake.
(And Last but not Least)
For these and all his mercies God's holy Name be praised.
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