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Shrove Tuesday 2

God of feasting
we give you thanks
for the richness of life.
As Jesus turned water
into wine at Cana,
we think of your desire for
all your people to celebrate life.
Bless us as we celebrate the joy
of being your people.
Send your Spirit to dance
and sing with us.
As we enter the Season of Lent,
may it, too, be a celebration of life:
an inward journey of contemplation and wondering,
of learning and exploring.
And all of this,
may we grow closer to Jesus,
to one another, and to you.
This we ask in Jesus' name. Amen.

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