Rev Coralie Ling wrote the following liturgy we used to light the six rainbow candles on the centre table. Individually, then we lit a small candle from one of these candles and floated them in a bowl of water.
Gold for the sun, centre of the aboriginal flag. God shines her sun on the just and the unjust, all are included under God’s sun.
Blue for blue Christmas, for those rejected by families and nations because of their sexuality, for those struggling in hard times.
Green for growth in spirituality, a spirituality blessed by the rains of the Spirit, led by people of diverse sexualities
Orange for the many faiths in the circle of divinity and the growth of inclusivity
Red for courage and love to be celebrated in GLBTIQ community and every community
Purple for the possibility of a new and changing path