Posted by: celticanglican | April 11, 2013

Thursday Prayer Requests (Commemoration of George A. Selwyn)

O God, our heavenly Father, who raised up your faithful servant George, to be a bishop and pastor in your Church and to feed your flock: Give abundantly to all pastors the gifts of your Holy Spirit, that they may minister in your household as true servants of Christ and stewards of your divine mysteries;
through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. (Book of Common Prayer 1979)

Let us pray to our Risen Lord, who invites us to share in his Resurrection.

As you equipped the apostles to preach the Gospel to all, strengthen your Church to share the Good News.

In the Anglican Cycle of Prayer, we pray for Mytikyina – (Myanmar) The Rt Revd David Than Lwin; Assistant Bishop elect of Mytikyina – (Myanmar)

We pray for our friends in Christ in the Simalungun Protestant Christian Church; South Andhra Lutheran Church

Parvathi’s church (pastor died recently)

Helen (leading a small church)

Keith and Helen’s families (salvation)

persecuted Christians in Sierra Leone

Lord, you came that we might have life and have it more abundantly. Restore all situations in our lives that hurt or discourage us and reassure us of your grace.

We pray for the people of Papua New Guinea 

Jane and Andrew (marriage issues)

Jackie (needs to lose weight)

Michelle (possible new job)

Tom (laid off)

You reconciled us by your blood and by your wounds we are healed, restore all of us to that health that is yours to give.

Rev. Raul and family (cold)

Sheela (migraine)

Chris (nausea due to chemo)

Jeff (cancer)

6-mo. old with scoliosis

a baby due soon whose heart isn’t growing

Silas (healing)

Let the faithful departed rest in peace, especially Matthew; comfort those who mourn with the promise of resurrection from the dead, especially Pastor Rick and Kay and bring all of us safely to your Kingdom.

We also praise you for the blessings in our lives, especially the gift you gave us at Calvary.

15-month-old snakebite victim is recovering

Rod’s nephew’s baby’s breathing problem has been resolved

Almighty and everlasting God, by whose Spirit the whole body of your faithful people is governed and sanctified: Receive our supplications and prayers, which we offer before you for all members of you holy Church, that in their vocation and ministry they may truly and devoutly serve you; through
our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. (Book of Common Prayer 1979)


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