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
Rev Peter Stevenson and his family.
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 Christian Unity. The Christian Churches of Grantham. Churches Together in Grantham. UN International Faith Harmony Week.
2nd Hospitality and Welcome. Refugees; an end to racial injustice and discrimination.
3rd ChristChurch and Stamford URC.
4th The Sick, their families and carers. Medical Ethics and Medical Research. People suffering from long term and chronic illness. World Cancer Day
5th Victims of human trafficking and modern slavery. The Chinese New Year
6th Women who are still being treated as second class citizens. International Day for zero tolerance of Female genital mutilation
7th Visitors to Christchurch & all who use our premises.
8th People who are finding life difficult. People who live alone, in supported living or in care homes. Carers
9th People living with dementia and their family and carers.
10th Racial Justice Sunday. Respect and dignity for all people
11th Children and young people who are 'in care'. Children without families, foster families; Young carers. Action for children. Unicef- working for every child in danger. Christian Aid. Save the Children. International Day for Women and Girls in Science
12th Prisoners. Prison visitors. Christians who are persecuted because of their faith, prisoners of conscience.
13th World Peace and integrity for World Leaders
14th Basic health education, in developing countries, saving lives. Wisdom
15th The Street Pastors. Grantham. SKDC.
16th Leaders of URC and Methodist Churches.
17th NHS, Grantham Hospital, The Hospice, Doctors, Nurses health workers, carers, wisdom re use of scarce NHS resources. Social workers, the Emergency Services.
18th (ECC). The members of the Ecumenical Church Council
19th Children and young people. Grantham Schools Ministry; Bright Sparks; Messy Church;Children who are unable to attend school.
20th Water; People who don't have clean drinking water or access to a toilet. Water Aid.
World Day for Social Justice
21st URC Commitment for Life and All We Can - Methodist Relief and Development International Mother Language Day.
22nd All who are homeless, hungry and thirsty, World Water Day, The Passage, The Food Bank, Fair Trade, Christians against poverty.
23rd Induction Service of our Minister Rev Peter Stevenson at ChristCburch, 2.30pm.
24th The Bereaved and all who mourn.
25th Victims of all kinds of abuse.
26th ChristChurch Grantham, our members, friends and families, reaching out into the community in Jesus name.
27th Peacemakers and Peace Enablers People suffering from the effects of war. Respect for human dignity
28th The World Church. That we can truly reflect the love of God in His World.
Looking ahead to next month
Preparations for Women's World Day of Prayer
Fairtrade Fortnight starts 10th March