Prayer Requests – 12th February 2017

To Prompt You This Week As You Pray…


  • All the bereaved as they grieve and make arrangements for funerals


  • People recovering after surgery, accidents or illness


  • Joseph: Zero to Hero – Easter Holiday Club – Wednesday 12th & Thursday 13th April. Pray for publicity to reach all who would enjoy coming and be ready to learn. Pray for applications to be made in good time. For good decisions about the best means of presenting the teaching and creating sights, sounds and activities appropriate for all ages


  • Please pray for Pete Carrington, the Director of Festive, and all the staff to be guided in their decisions about how most effectively to reach out to 16-19 year olds. Pray that we would be faithful in our prayers and generous without financial support


  • Follow-up conversations and organised groups arising from recent and continuing university missions. Pray for Christian students to grow in confidence and “Always be prepared to give and answer to everyone who asks them to give a reason for the hope that they have” (1 Peter 3:15)


  • Pray for the Church of England as the General Synod meet this week. Having asserted it will hold to Biblical teaching on God’s design for marriage (one man and one woman for life). Pray there would be clarity about the authority of God’s word and also the importance of displaying Christ like love to all without fear or prejudice


  • For those on the Growing Leaders course to grow in their Christian understanding


  • For our church family that our life and worship – individually and together – would be honouring to God and that his church would grow as we …

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