Christchurch Prayer Diary
Please Our whole Congregation that we may have the Fruit of the Spirit - love, joy, peace, patience, kindness
goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self control
For the Mission of Christchurch here in Grantham
Wisdom, Love and Sensitivity for all involved in the Calling Process
Pray Humility, love and unity as we go forward together in Jesus name
URC East Midlands Synod Moderator Rev Peter Meek
Rev Geoffrey Clarke
Each Stamford URC Church
The Nottingham & Derby Methodist District Chair, Revd Loraine Mellor, Rev Martin Smithson, Superintendent
The Grantham and Vale of Belvoir Methodist Circuit
Leaders of the World Church
Day For the Christchurch Community Project, giving thanks and looking forward to the next phase
Wisdom and integrity for world leaders and all people in positions of influence, responsibility and authority
for For your neighbours, street, area or village, Grantham and the UK
Victims of disasters. The work of Aid Agencies
Items that you have heard or read in the news TODAY
1st The new School, College, University year. People starting new challenges in life.
2nd (ECC). The members of the Ecumenical Church Council
3rd Ministers, Preachers and Bright Sparks and Messy Church leaders
4th The Sick, their families and carers. Medical Ethics and Medical Research. People suffering from long term and chronic illness.
5th Victims of human trafficking and modern slavery. International Day of Charity
6th URC Commitment for Life & All We Can - Methodist Relief and Development
7th Children without families of their own. Children and young people who are 'in care'. Foster families, Action for children. Unicef - working for every child in danger. Christian Aid. Save the Children. Parents and Grandparents
8th Visitors to Christchurch & all who use our premises.
9th Education Sunday 10th People living with emotional stress and mental health problems.
International day for the Prevention of Suicide
11th All prisoners, Prison Visitors.
Christians who are persecuted because of their faith, prisoners of conscience.
12th Wisdom and integrity for World Leaders.
13th People whose lives are blighted by war and violence.
14th Basic health education, in developing countries, saving lives.
15th People who are finding life more difficult. People who live alone, in care homes and in supported living. Carers
16th Leaders of URC and Methodist Churches.
17th Grantham Hospital, the Hospice, Doctors, Nurses, Health Workers, Carers, wisdom re. wise use of scarce NHS resources. Social workers, the Emergency Services
18th Victims of natural disasters.
19th Children and young people. Grantham Schools Ministry; Bright Sparks; Messy Church; Children who are unable to attend school.
20th People living with dementia and their family and carers
21st Peacemakers and Peace Enablers. International Day of Peace
22nd All who are homeless, hungry and thirsty, The Passage, The Food Bank, Fair Trade, Christians against poverty.
23rd The Bereaved and all who mourn.
24th Christchurch and Stamford URC.
25th Victims of all types of abuse.
26th ChristChurch Grantham, our members, friends and families, reaching out into the community in Jesus name.
27th The Street Pastors, Grantham, SKDC
28th Respect for human dignity. Victims of domestic abuse.
29th Young Carers
30th Christian Unity
The World Church- may we truly reflect the love of God in His World.