Prayer is an integral part of the daily life of Christians, but it can often be difficult to know how to pray or what to pray about.
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This week, Of Your Charity, Pray For…
Those who are sick or in need: Diane Ash-Smith, Andrea Ballard, Geoffrey Coppins, Pauline Howard, Jerry Longley, David Mackney, James O’Driscoll, Sue O’Driscoll, Ruth Outram.
The Church: Pilgrims.
At St Mary’s – Those who cater for church events.
From the Electoral Roll – Dany & Stephen Tibby, Martin Trumble.
Those preparing for confirmation: Hannah Atkins, James Atkins, Glenn Linton, Samantha Taylor, Zoe Taylor, Carol Wheeler.
Our parish: Residents of Brent Way, Brent Close, Colin Close, Invicta Road & Milestone Road.
Our world and its workers: Travellers away from home. Manufacturers ad craftsmen.
Those who have died recently: Graham Barber, Gordon Hill, Keith Sims (priest)
and those whose anniversary falls this week:
Jack Wightman (999), Lilian Watt (2014), Joy Bowden (2015) & Joy Couchman (2017).
O Lord, we pray to thee for those whom we love but see no longer. Grant them thy peace, let light perpetual shine upon them, and in thy loving wisdom and almighty power work in them the good purpose of thy perfect will, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Andrea Ballard, David Essex, Pauline Howard, David Mackney.
Diane Ash-Smith, Andrea Ballard, Geoffrey Coppins, Wendy Goldup, Pauline Howard, David Mackney, Ruth Outram.