Prayer on a Birthday

Lord, each birthday is a joyful reminder of Your gift of life to us. We join_____ in celebrating this happy day and thanking You for the gift of life and the many blessings bestowed on him/her. Continue to bless and enfold _____ in Your love. Grant O Lord, that we may experience strength in adversity, patience in suffering, and serenity in the storm. Complete this work of Your love. Grant _____ fullness of life, the glorious freedom of Your children, and the joy and peace of Your kingdom. Amen.