We thank you for the gift of family and friends, which brings us together.
We thank you for our faith, which holds us together.
We thank you for our country, in which we are free to worship you together.
We thank you for the food we will eat today, for the surroundings where we celebrate.
We ask your blessing on all those we love those with us today and those not among us today.
We ask for goodness to those who find themselves in need today.
We ask all this through Jesus, your Son and our friend.