Posted by: celticanglican | September 15, 2013

Sunday Prayer Requests

Father, we pray for your holy Catholic Church;
That we all may be one.

We pray for our friends in Christ:

United Presbyterian Church of Pakistan

Upper Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Westminster Presbyterian Church of Australia

Westminster Presbyterian Church in the United States

Congregational Federation

Evangelical Fellowship of Congregational Churches (United Kingdom)

Congregational Union of Ireland

Grant that every member of the Church may truly and humbly serve you;

That your Name may be glorified by all people

Christians in Egypt
Members of St. James Anglican Cathedral, Nigeria
Christians from Linfen in Chinese police custody
Apostle Moffat (to get needed Bibles)
Wisdom, compassion and discernment for all clergy
The Christian community in Aleppo, Syria
The growing Christian community in Afghanistan
Mohamed (persecuted convert in Morocco)
Imprisoned Church of the Living God members in Eritrea

We pray for all bishops, priests, and deacons;
That they may be faithful ministers of your Word and
Sacraments.

In the Anglican Cycle of Prayer, we pray for:

Sokoto – (Kaduna, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Augustine Omole
South Western Brazil – (Brazil) The Rt Revd Francisco De Assis Da Silva
Southeast Florida – (IV, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Leopold Frade
Southwest Florida – (IV, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Dabney Smith
Southeastern Mexico – (Mexico) The Rt Revd Benito Juarez-Martinez
Southern Brazil – (Brazil) The Rt Revd Humberto Maiztegue
Southern Highlands – (Tanzania) The Rt Revd John Mwela
Southern Malawi – (Central Africa) The Revd Canon Alinafe Kalemba

We pray for all who govern and hold authority in the nations of the world;
That there may be justice and peace on the earth.

We also pray for countries of:

Give us grace to do your will in all that we undertake;
That our works may find favor in your sight.

Have compassion on those who suffer from any grief or trouble;
That they may be delivered from their distress

Seema’s sister
Jannette (cancer treatments suspended)
Marg’s husband
Alyssa (age 3, cancer)
Allen (to be cancer-free)*
Ron (knee surgery)*
Chloe (age 10, chemo treatment difficulties)*
Paul (ER)*
Ruth (recent bladder surgery)*
Fina (lung tumors), prayer for husband John*
Betty and family (various needs)*
Janet*
Tara (recent surgery)*
Howard*
Lawanda*
Josh’s newborn (surgery)*
Dave and Karen*
Margie (stroke, cancer)*
Steve (heart attack)*
Raven’s dad (cancer)*
Ken (lymphoma)*
Stephen (possible cancerous lump near thyroid)*
A man with early Alzheimer’s*
Leslie (car accident, see thanksgiving for update)*
Jill (severe brain tumor)*
MC (m, possible liver issues)
Paul (surgery)
Rhoda (recent emergency surgery)
Truett (black widow bite)
Sancia (dengue)

Give to the departed eternal rest.
Let light perpetual shine upon them.

Joshua and Todd (killed in action in Afghanistan)
Joyce’s friend, please pray for the family

We praise you for your saints who have entered into joy;
May we also come to share in your heavenly kingdom.

Cyprian

James Chisholm

Ninian

Hildegard of Bingen

Edward Bouverie Pusey

Theodore of Tarsus

John Coleridge Patteson

Saint Matthew

Let us pray for our own needs and those of others.

Juliet (planning to marry an unbeliever, needs guidance on what to do)
Cathy’s computer needs
Galen’s business needs
Debbie and family (family difficulties)
Stewart’s family (murder victim)*
Carol and son (financial blessings)*
Teresa and Frank (financial blessings)*
John (discouragement)*
A missing baby*

Let’s give thanks:

For all the blessings God has given to us

Allen’s successful surgery*
Elizabeth’s good biopsy results*
Leslie only having minor injuries from her car accident

O God, because without you we are not able to please you, mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

The prayers are from The Book of Common Prayer.

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