Loving God, You provide comfort and hope to those who suffer. Be present with all HIV positive persons and their families in this and every land, that they may be strengthened in their search for health, wholeness and abundant living, through Christ our Companion. Amen.
A Collect for World AIDS Day provided by the National Episcopal AIDS Coalition.
Picture source: GLAAD (http://www.glaad.org/blog/world-aids-day-ways-participate)