It helps us focus on our theme for Development and Peace. One Human family Food for All
Father God, you have given us the gift of food and time together.
Thank you for gathering us around the table.
Lord Jesus, you often shared fellowship and built community through a meal.
Help us to welcome friends and guests with open arms and a full plate.
Holy Spirit, you fill us with a spirit of generosity and concern for our sisters and brothers. Give us the courage and strength to share with others until all are fed.