Blessed are you, Lord, God of all creation;
through your goodness we have this money to offer,
the fruit of our labour and of the skills you have given us.
Take us and our possessions to do your work in the world.
Blessed be God for ever.
In this prayer we reflect on our work and our abilities (our
labour and skill). The prayer mentions money - you may like
to use other words if you have used your work to make other