Prayer Requests – 2nd April 2017

Prompts for your prayers this week …

 

  • Those with caring responsibilities at home, among relatives and professionally, to have physical and mental strength to act with compassion towards the vulnerable

 

  • Suffering people and all relief workers in the East African Crisis. Give thanks for the money given so far and pray that God would open doors for effective aid to reach those in need

 

  • The people of Mosul and in many other cities under attack. Ask that God would give determination and success to those working for peace

 

  • Give thanks for those who work with great courage to provide security across our country. Pray for God’s comfort for those dealing with the shock of terrorist and criminal actions like the attack in  Westminster. Ask God to give wisdom to leaders considering how to respond

 

  • Our country’s representatives working through the “Brexit” negotiations. Pray for leaders on all sides to act in good conscience and with sensitive for the consequences of their words and actions

 

  • Final preparations for Easter Holiday Club, prayerful dependence on God for leaders and teachers. Pray for clear teaching of the Joseph story AND Easter in the short time

 

  • For everyone at the Lower School following the challenges of an Ofsted inspection this week when there are so many important areas of work being handled simultaneously in preparation for the autumn. Pray for good decisions on details of the plans for the new school building, and for good working relationships to be in place when it opens

 

  • For our Annual Meeting to be a time for thanksgiving and renewal of our commitment to serve God’s call. Pray for God’s hand to direct and provide for the election/appointment of people to the PCC including a new Churchwarden

 

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