Please continue to pray for:
Prayer Diary for February 2021
Acts 17 v16 "While Paul was waiting for them in Athens, he was greatly distressed to see that the city was full of idols........."
22. We give thanks for the signs of spring, even during this extremely cold weather.
23. We pray for all our Home Groups and their leaders, and thank You for the technology that enables us to meet by Zoom.
24. We continue to pray for our government, and thank You for the success vaccination of the roll out, so far.
25. We ask that You will help us, during the lockdown especially, to continue to look out for those whose mental health is affected.
26. We give thanks for all or Sportsmen and Women, who lift the spirits of the nation.
27. We continue to pray for all those involved in hospitality, and ask that they may be inventive at this time.
28. We pray that You will be with us today and that by Your Holy Spirit we will worship You in a way that is pleasing to You.
Prayer Diary March 2021
Matthew 26 v39 "Going a little further, he fell with his face to the ground, "My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will.""
1. How poignant these words are, may we also pray with such intensity.
2. As we travel through Lent, help us Dear Lord to find time for You.
3. We pray that all the richer countries will share their excess vaccinations.
4. As we emerge from this pandemic may we remember how vital we are to one another, and the jobs which we considered important, have a different meaning now.
5. Help us to understand the meaning behind Your words, so that we always pray in Your name.
6. We thank You for life itself, and ask that we use it wisely.
7. We pray that You will fill Chris with Your Holy Spirit as he delivers Your Word to each one of us today.
8. We continue to pray for all those who are vaccinating the population, and ask that as we go through the age groups that everyone who is eligible will take up the offer.
9. We pray for all those emptying our rubbish, may they feel valued.
10. We pray for all those who flout the rules, may they see that the end is in sight and that their behaviour may hinder it.
11. We continue to thank You for all our nurses, doctors, ambulance people, porters and all those who see to the running of our hospitals, pharmacies, and surgeries.
12. We pray for all our sports people and others who lift our spirits at this time.
13. We lift to You all those who regularly pray for our parish and the world.
Thanks to Jean for her continuing work in compiling this Prayer Diary
When services resume, we hope to restart the Prayer Group. It normally meets fortnightly on Saturdays starting promptly at 10.00 am (finish by 11.00 am) followed by coffee and cakes. All welcome.