ICSC 2020 Conference Prayer

Prayer is the first principle to embracing stewardship as a way of life. Through prayer, we confront our own spiritual disorganization and chaos and create a sacred inner space within ourselves where we can meet and have a conversation with God. Exercising good stewardship over our life of prayer is the first essential step to our ultimate goal in the spiritual life: to live unceasingly with a deep joy in the presence of God. The ICSC family is preparing for its 58th annual stewardship conference and would like to share with you the following conference prayer so you may get a glimpse into the community’s own conversation with the Lord.

September 4, 2020


Christ Our Lord, risen Lord, light of the world, to you be all praise and glory! Shine your light on us this Easter season so that we may reflect brilliantly the glory of your resurrection. Make us a blessing for those who suffer, live in fear or who are overwhelmed by life. And let the   Continue Reading…

May 1, 2019

Stewardship Prayer for April

Christ Our Savior, As our Lenten journey brings us closer to Easter, We see with a deeper awareness our world’s desperate need to experience the healing power of your justice and peace. Make us sacraments of your mercy and instruments of your compassion. Show us how to be better stewards of your people; through our   Continue Reading…

April 1, 2019

A Stewardship Prayer for March

Merciful Lord, As we prepare for our journey of renewal toward the great paschal feast of Easter, teach us to be good stewards of your mercy and forgiveness, so that we may extend these gifts to others. Give us the strength to bear witness to you at all times, even in times of stress and   Continue Reading…

March 4, 2019


Gracious God, You sent us Your Spirit to help us live the Gospel according to the gifts we have been given.   Show us how to be good stewards of your grace and passionate followers of Christ, Your Son.   Grant us the wisdom to recognize that through His gift of the Eucharist there is   Continue Reading…

February 15, 2019

Stewardship Prayer for August

Lord God, As we prepare for the transitions of August; of routines becoming regular,signs of schools beginning to emerge, and traffic patterns getting heavier,help us to appreciate the sacred rhythms in our lives. Give us the wisdom to make our hearts be still, much as the August wind is still, so that we may listen to the gentle   Continue Reading…

August 1, 2017