Prayer Requests – 23rd June 2013

Things for you to pray for this week …

Please take time to consider prayerfully your giving as part of your worship and return the form (“Giving generously and Giving efficiently”) to Brian Simister as soon as possible (the information is strictly confidential)

  • give thanks for Adam and Beccy White’s child Caris, and for Gavin and Karen Jones’ child Rhys (born last Monday) Pray for all new parents to quickly grasp their responsibility, to grow in confidence as they learn new skills, and to be granted physical stamina with patience in a demanding role
  • Sarah Jones, having moved to Willesden Green to begin work for a charity last Monday (!7th June) Pray for her to find Christian fellowship quickly and to adjust so many new things all at once
  • for carers  (both professionals and family members) to have patience and stamina. For those who are anxious about financial provision for their caring needs and for the agencies who offer support to do so with compassion
  • couples preparing for marriage
  • Relationships under strain. Pray for those tempted to use power or violence to exercise self control and for families grow in practical love as they face challenges. Pray for victims of domestic violence to be able to identify it, have courage to report it and escape from it
  • people in our village who struggling with illness, bereavement, loneliness
  • Bethany White as she prays through all the options for the future, to discover how to serve God in accordance with the gifts he has given her
  • preparations for  Summer Venture
  • National leaders grappling with the right response to the continuing violence in Syria