Prayer Requests – 26th November 2017

Suggestions For Your Prayers…

 

  • Pray for Asha and Sangster that they are able to focus in the Bible Study group at their Stars Café and pray for wisdom for Sangster in issues relating to the wider Presbyterian Church he is connected to where there are some differences on matters of principle

 

  • For those considering Baptism or Confirmation. For all who are wanting to grow in Christian maturity

 

  • For members of our Church family facing times of change in their lives at home or at work

 

  • Several people in or close to our congregation and community who have health concerns. Those facing serious illness, suffering through injury, undergoing demanding treatment

 

  • That God would grant wisdom and courage to leaders who can influence towards stopping and preventing violence and the increase of suffering in the situations affecting many places including Yemen, Syria, Zimbabwe, Myanmar, Bangladesh, North Korea, the Iran earthquake, the Egyptian atrocity, the changing political atmosphere in Zimbabwe

 

  • The work of Festive. Give thanks that they have regular contact with around 350 students from over 200 colleges. Pray for the Student Support Volunteers who help to encourage Christian students and groups

 

  • For God to be powerfully at work in the lives of those attending recent university missions and all the Christmas events and carol services in the next few weeks. Pray for our witness to be full of the good news of Christ our Saviour

 

  • The Bishop of Bedford is visiting the Primary School on Wednesday. Pray for all staff and pupils to have a sense of belonging together and appreciating a distinctive Christian ethos as it grows and strengthens

 

  • Pray for PCC members as responsibilities and tasks are shared in preparation for a time of vacancy and for the whole congregation to be strengthened through serving together. Pray that God would call someone here, to serve Him faithfully for the building up and growth of all his people in mission and ministry

 

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