Serving God, Serving our Community

Prayer underpins everything we do at St Mary’s.

Here is the prayer diary for February 2021
Mon 1 Pray for the ongoing project to vaccinate the population against coronavirus
Tue 2 Give thanks for Jesus the Light of the World (Candlemas)
Wed 3 People living in extreme poverty who now have to deal with coronavirus as well
Thu 4 Embrace the Middle East – a humanitarian charity supported by our church
Fri 5 Pray for the success of the village shop and cafe project
Sat 6 We ask God to make himself known to us through our ongoing online services
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Mon 8 Let us ask God to give skill and endurance to those working in our hospitals
Tue 9 May our Lord support our children whose education is so badly disrupted
Wed 10 Thank God that He is bigger than a pandemic and can bring us peace and Hope
Thu 11 Pray that we may not forget about climate change while dealing with the pandemic
Fri 12 Our national leaders – grant them wisdom and good judgement in their decisions
Sat 13 May God provide for young people who need to socialise but cannot.
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Mon 15 Pray for people who are seriously ill with Covid-19
Tue 16 Ask God to support any local people who have been made redundant recently
Wed 17 Ash Wednesday – Pray that our knowledge of God may deepen during Lent
Thu 18 Pray that more villages in Nepal will receive training in landslide prevention
Fri 19 Give thanks for our standard of living, compared with most of the world’s peoples
Sat 20 Fair treatment for minorities and oppressed (UN World Day for Social Justice)
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Mon 22 May God guide those with serious illnesses whose care has been delayed
Tue 23 May the staff of our local schools be strengthened in their work now so difficult
Wed 24 Syrian refugees who have fled to Jordan, still struggling to support themselves
Thu 25 Ask God to be with all who have been bereaved by Covid-19
Fri 26 That God would lead, guide and inspire those on our church prayer walks today.
Sat 27 May God bless Pete our Rector and his family on the anniversary of his installation
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On Sundays let us listen for what God may be saying to us.
Please pray for our Parish and our Church family.
The topic on Wednesday is often from the Tearfund prayer diary