World AIDS Day
Most merciful God, you hold each of us dear to your heart.
Hold in your loving arms . . . all who are living with AIDS and HIV infection.
A hymn of hope from W. Richard Turner for those with AIDS/HIV, their friends, loved ones and those who minister to them. The United Methodist Church, several of our church agencies Discipleship Ministries, General Board of Global Ministries, the United Nations, and other organizations worldwide have encouraged the observance of World Aids Day on December 1.
W. Dick TurnerWe Gather Here In Faith And Hope »
British Methodist pastor and hymn writer Andrew Pratt has composed this hymn for World AIDS Day, December 1.Hidden, Yet Hurting: A Hymn for World AIDS Day »
The United Methodist Church, several of our church agencies (Discipleship Ministries, General Board of Global Ministries), the United Nations, and other organizations worldwide have encouraged the observance of World Aids Day on December 1. We here present two hymns of hope for those with AIDS/HIV and those who minister to them: "We Live in Hope" by F. Richard Garland (Tune: FINLANDIA) and "We Gather Here in Faith and Hope" by Richard Turner (Tune: RESIGNATION -- The Faith We Sing, 2182)Hymns for World Aids Day, December 1 »
Hymn for World AIDS Day and for All Who Suffer from Andrew Pratt.We Come To You, O God, As Friends »
The AIDS pandemic is affecting the lives of millions around the world. (Sources: UNAIDS and Centers for Disease Control)Acts of Compassion: United Methodist Global AIDS Fund »
December 1 is the date set aside for United Methodist World AIDS Day observances. Be encouraged to pray for those infected with HIV/AIDS throughout the Advent season and throughout the year.Worship Resources for World Aids Day (December 1) »