O God, whose blessed Son became poor that we through his poverty might be rich: Deliver us from an inordinate love of this world, that we, inspired by the devotion of your servant Harriet, may serve you with singleness of heart, and attain to the riches of the age to come; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one
God, now and for 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 Newcastle – (York, England) The Rt Revd Martin Wharton; Assistant Bishop of Newcastle – (York, England) The Rt Revd Francis White; Newcastle (AUS) – (Australia); Assistant Bishop of Newcastle – (New South Wales, Australia) The Rt Revd Peter Stuart; Ngbo – (Enugu, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Christian Ebisike
Coptic shooting victims in Egypt; Pastor Chhedar (imprisoned in Nepal); Pastor Hosanna’s ministry; Bridge of Hope
From Prison Fellowship: The men in our “Prisoners to Pastors” program rely on your prayers to help them grow into their full potential in Christ. This week, please pray for their connections with their families.
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.
Linda (guidance while writing a paper); John (waiting for good news for a job); Evan (needs a job); Johnny (success with exams); Joyce’s best friend (personal issues between them); Southern California wildfire victims; Sherylyn (work issues, better relationship with God)
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.
Leah (kidney infection, still recovering from a stroke); Linda (virus); Keith (eye problem); Solange (requires a C-section); Mark (possible heart trouble); Karen (carrying twins, having difficulties); John (recent MRI); Elaine (progressive supranuclear palsy); Dallace (breast cancer); Regen (m, age 12, 3 malignant brain tumors); Pastor Amandeep’s mother (cancer); Thomas (knee replacement); Meredith; Ted (healing after surgery); Pastor Bernal (cancer); Amber (still recovering after a serious accident, has just learned her kids died)
Let the departed rest in peace; comfort those who mourn with the promise of resurrection from the dead and bring all of us safely to your Kingdom.
Linda (RIP+); Linda’s husband Joe and family; the 7 service members killed in Afghanistan; Helen (RIP+); Helen’s family and goodf friend Joyce
We also praise you for the blessings in our lives, especially the gift you gave us at Calvary.
Nancy (coming home after a physical rehab stay); Joy (successful hip replacement surgery); Pastor Willie (successful surgery); Esther (did not require gallbladder removal); William (new bishop of New Jersey); Bishop Desmond (out of the hospital)
Almighty God, Lord of heaven and earth: We humbly pray that your gracious providence may give and preserve to our use the harvests of the land and of the seas, and may prosper all who labor to gather them, that we, who are constantly receiving good things from your hand, may always give you thanks; 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)