(Opens with healing ritual, omitting healing dismissal and continuing uninterruptedly)
Praise God to Whom my heart would be
Upraised through all eternity;
Praise God that I where'er I go
Through all my life my God shall know!
Devotional address, inspirational program or prefatory remarks in connection with a dedication
(If offering is taken)
Blessing of the Offering
Mother Earth, do grant to us
The sharing of Thy substance;
Father Sky, we ask that this our offering be lifted up
Unto the measure of our love for Thee;
Sister Water, may we now know through Thee
The full and perfect flow of Thy prosperity;
Brother Fire, may we within be kindled
In the flaming glory of our gift of self!
Silent ritual for receipt of offering
Ritual of affirmation
I rely on the healing power of God within me.
I enter every experience with the whole of myself.
My heart has found the shrine at every wayside.
I am the temple of the illimitable now.
I build new sense of values every day.
My joys are fresh-created from on high.
My body is the treasure house of higher thoughts.
I bring new life to everything in which I participate.
I welcome every phase of life within my soul.
I recognize God's purpose in every phase of life.
My wealth is based upon the joy of service.
I live today in gratitude for yesterday.
My being is enlarged in my constancy of faith.
I dedicate my world to God in every thought and act.
I thrill within my heart to every breath of life
I bring the whole of myself to dwell in lasting peace.
Whatever I take from life I accept as high responsibility.
My soul is lighted at the flame of unceasing aspiration.
I consecrate every interest of my life to higher values.
My efforts are repaid through the indwelling presence.
I dwell within the joy of an eternal revelation.
I yield my heart and soul and mind to some exalted task.
The higher manifestations in my life I share with all.
My house within has endless room for godly guests.
I seek constructive use for all I draw to me.
The goods for which I strive are of eternal worth.
My heart is opened wide to every song of life.
I reconsecrate my soul to my divine indwelling.
My fortune has its root in the eternal now.
I find immortal signatures no matter where I am.
I welcome every challenge to my higher understanding.
A full supply for here and now is my divine inheritance.
My soul is forever nourished by its own enduring source.
Within myself I seek to mirror the perfect all.
I lift the turmoil of the day to greater harmony.
My soul is linked to all of life in ever-higher ties.
My being is the shrine of indwelling light and love.
My riches have their source in God's abundance.
I now have found the sunshine of divine compassion.
I enter the temple of self with reverence.
I meet the life of everyday with never-ceasing interest.
My inner self responds to every outer joy.
Within my body the healing peace of God abides.
My ambitions are sustained in the highest realization.
I am free from bondage to the world of transient things.
I see perfection manifest here and now.
The world responds to my endless faith in its promise.
My heart renews its fellowship with every other heart.
I know within myself the law of God and good.
There is profit in every channel of my effort.
In all my joys I seek an added richness.
I hearken to the voice of higher values.
My wealth is manifest within myself.
My soul is charged with vibrant joy from everywhere.
My body is my soul's real dwelling place.
I give a heightened recompense for all I ask in life.
I see the smile of God in every passing face.
I welcome God to every corner of my heart.
I find new use for every inner resource.
The joys I know are shared by all the world.
I shape my temple to divine desire.
I share the wealth of every other person.
My heart receives the truth from every source.
I perfect myself within the frame of highest expectation.
I am the master of my circumstances.
My soul rejoices in the good that comes to others.
My outer being is reborn within.
I dwell within the sunshine of the Presence.
My spirit claims the fellowship of greater values.
I make myself essential to the flow of outer life.
I use my wealth to give it life and power.
My heart re-echoes peace from every heart.
I thrill anew to cosmic love and harmony.
I acknowledge the infinity of resource.
There is no joy in which I do not share.
Within myself the perfect plan is born.
I recognize new worth in everything I touch.
I give the world a fellowship of faith.
May the love and wealth, the peace and hope
Of the Indwelling Spirit
Dwell within you