Posted by: celticanglican | May 10, 2013

Thursday Prayer Requests (Ascension Day)

O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has gone before; who lives and reigns with you and
the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting. (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 Niagara – (Ontario, Canada) The Rt Revd Michael Allan Bird; Niassa – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Mark van Koevering

We pray for our friends in Christ in the Afrikaans Protestant ChurchCanadian and American Reformed Churches

the needs of the Cru teams in New Jersey; Amy (seeking deliverance)

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  South SudanSpain

Melinda (needs a rental ASAP); Angela (seeking direction); Connie’s friend (car was broken into)

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.

Judi (ruptured discs); Leah (broken collarbone in addition to stroke); Lou’s brother in law (back injury); Lou (f, flu); Ronn (requires a lot of care following his surgery, has no income); a boy who required stitches in his foot; Louise (mini stroke, has a blood clot); Claudette (stroke); Gerrie (cataracts)

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.

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

James and Mary (upcoming marriage); Bob (no cancer)

Almighty God, whose Son Jesus Christ in his earthly life shared our toil and hallowed our labor: Be present with your people where they work; make those who carry on the industries and commerce of this land responsive to your will; and give to us all a pride in what we do, and a just return for our labor; 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)


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