Prayer Requests – 1 December 2019

Suggestions For Your Prayers…

  • For those known to us managing the daily challenges of ill health. Give thanks and pray for family and friends who are giving practical support and spiritual encouragement when it is needed.
  • Give thanks for the leaders and supporters of all children’s groups held in the Church. Pray that through all these opportunities the children attending have fun and grow to love and trust Jesus.
  • For staff and pupils at Riseley Primary School. For those involved in leading assemblies and Aslan Club. For wisdom for the governors as they meet next week.
  • For the ‘Church as a refuge’ conference in May next year, for the right people to attend and for its organisers.
  • For Festive, pray for wisdom as they navigate new work and partnerships. Pray that they would be able to point others to the need and opportunity that exists for more gospel work in further education. Pray that God will continue to work through them and their projects, to reach many more students with the life changing gospel of Jesus.
  • For the Milson family. Give thanks for a great farewell to the departing rector and his family. Please pray that the family faithfully serve in their developing roles at church.  Pray for the Christmas Services, including the introduction of Carols by Candlelight in Spanish and an English Carol Service, pray that people will bring friends and that the gospel message will be heard. Give thanks for conversations at school with friends about Jesus, pray for this evangelism and that these friends respond to the gospel. Pray for all ongoing relationships with people at church, other missionaries in Valencia, neighbours and local people. Please pray for the whole family as they spend this Christmas alone, pray that they find joy and satisfaction in Jesus and enjoy their family time without feeling lonely.
  • For Asha and Sangster. Give thanks for their work and pray that strengthen as a family.  Pray for the café Bible Study, for resources and funds for the café.
  • For homegroups as they plan and run Christmas evangelistic events.
  • For the whole congregation to continue to be strengthened through serving together. Pray that God would give growth.
  • For our God to raise up a good government for our nation as we approach a general election.

“Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel,
because he has come and has
redeemed his people.”

Luke 1:68

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