Almighty and merciful God, it is only by your gift that your faithful people offer you true and laudable service: Grant that we may run without stumbling to obtain your heavenly promises; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. (Book of Common Prayer, 1979)
In the Anglican Cycle of Prayer, we pray for Bermuda – (Bermuda) The Rt Revd Dr Patrick White; Irele – Eseodo – (Ondo, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Felix Akinbuluma; Isial-Ngwa South – (Aba, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Isaac Nwaobia; Isiala-Ngwa – (Aba, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Owen Azubuike; Isikwuato – (Aba, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Samuel Chukuka; Jamaica & The Cayman Islands – (West Indies) The Rt Revd Dr Howard Gregory; Jamaica – Kingston – (West Indies) The Rt Revd Dr Robert Thompson; Jamaica – Mandeville – (West Indies); Jamaica – Montego Bay – (West Indies) The Ven Leon Paul Golding; Johannesburg – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Dr Brian Germond; Jalingo – (Jos, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Timothy Yahaya
We pray for our friends in Christ in the Estonian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate; Serbian Orthodox Church; Macedonian Orthodox Church; Orthodox Ohrid Archbishopric; Romanian Orthodox Church; Metropolis of Bessarabia; Bulgarian Orthodox Church
Please remember in prayer:
Sherry is having trouble with fluid retention following her accident, and her blood pressure is low, please pray. UPDATE: Sherry has passed away, please pray for her soul and comfort for her family.
Myra is having serious ulcer pain, please pray.
Doris is hospitalized, and the family has been called in, please pray. UPDATE: hospice has been called in.
Debbie’s seizures have resumed, please pray.
Brenda has some sort of mass on her lung, please pray for her and husband Roy.
Pastor Hughes asks prayer for: Sherry (Hodgkin’s Disease melanoma); Earl (chest pains, coughing up blood); Betty (strokes and blood clots)
Please hold Martha S. in your prayers as she breaks from taking prayer requests to focus on her health.
Judy’s mom does have arthritis, please continue to pray.
Poornima (age 7) has thyroid trouble, please pray for her.
Meerab asks prayer that she grows strong in faith.
Let’s join Rev. Raul in giving thanks that his property was spared from hurricane damage.
Please pray for North Carolina Baptist Men and Women as they help hurricane victims, as well as Episcopal Relief and Development