Posted by: celticanglican | September 29, 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:

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

That your Name may be glorified by all people

Laoatian Christians facing expulsion
Pastor Bahytzhan (prisoner for Christ)
Betty’s ministry
Community Christian Church of Galion, Ohio
Anglicans in Pakistan impacted by the church bombing
All Christians in Afghanistan at risk

Agape Children’s Home

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:

Southwestern Virginia – (III, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Mark Allen Bourlakas
Spokane – (VIII, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd James Waggoner
Springfield – (V, The Episcopal Church) The Rt Revd Daniel Martins
St Albans – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Alan Smith
St Albans – Bedford – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Richard Atkinson
St Albans – Hertford – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Paul Bayes
St Asaph – (Wales) The Rt Revd Gregory Cameron
St David’s – (Wales) The Rt Revd John Evans
St Edmundsbury & Ipswich – (Canterbury, England) The Rt Revd Nigel William Stock
St Edmundsbury & Ipswich – Dunwich – (Canterbury, England) Vacant
St Helena – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Richard Fenwick
St Mark the Evangelist – (Southern Africa) The Rt Revd Martin Breytenbach

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.

Those impacted by the terrorist attack in Nairobi

For elected US leaders as a government shutdown threat looms

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

Healing:
Robert (HIV)
Lysia (breast cancer), pray for family members Eric & Karin
Zoraida’s mother (terminal cancer, salvation), rest of the family: Zoraida, William, Glenda, Orlando
Emma (back pain, difficulty sleeping)
Sonia (dying)
Eleanor (intestinal cancer, has lost appetite)
Joanie (for a successful surgery)
Brenda and husband
Paulette and family (healing and finances)
Lawanda (healing, finances)
Russell (possible stroke or anyeurism)
Ruth (infection, possible sepsis)
Jaclyn (foot surgery)
Tom (injured in a fall)
David’s wife and unborn child (child has 50/50 survival chance)
Patricia
Darrell (high blood sugar)
Rhoda (recovering after very extensive surgery)
Jennifer (shortness of breath) UPDATE: it was due to an anxiety attack
Dale (leg/foot surgery, diabetes)
Melissa (too much carbon dioxide in blood)
Ione (advanced cancer)
Marilyn (arthritis, asthma)
Sonya (diabetes, obesity, kidney disease, pain)
Arlene (chest pains)
Matthew and dad Calvin (severe infections)
Sue (Parkinson’s), her nephew JR has lymphoma
Other Needs:
Janis (job difficulties)
Jeff
Terrance (prisoner), please pray for sister Tracy
Daniel (prisoner), please pray for mom Becky and his dad
Betty’s husband (finances)
Betty’s daughter (wisdom and strength)
Betty’s grandsons (safety)
Barb
Teresa and family (financial miracle)
Pastor Carl and Susan (safety and health)
David & Kenney (traveling)
Judy (caregiver)
Mona (emotional trauma after car accident)
Joanie’s family (traveling mercies)
Sandra and her mom (family discord)
Anil’s siblings (students)
Andrew (to take responsibility for his family that is losing their home)
Ken (work difficulties)

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

The victims of the attack in Nairobi
William and James, killed in Afghanistan
3 Americans and 2 Romanians also killed in Afghanistan
Emad and Medhat (martyred for their faith), pray for their wives and children
Dauda and sons Bitrus, Daniel (martyred for their faith), pray for Dauda’s wife Kangyang and son Dantong
David’s mother

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

Saint Michael and All Angels

Jerome, Priest, and Monk of Bethlehem, 420

Remigius, Bishop of Rheims, c. 530

George Kennedy Allen Bell, Bishop of Chichester, and Ecumenist, 1958; also John Raleigh Mott, Evangelist and Ecumenical Pioneer, 1955

Francis of Assisi, Friar, 1226

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

Let’s give thanks:

For all the blessings God has given to us

Vivian doesn’t have cancer
Kaedyn is cancer-free
Urshel’s found money
Melissa’s unborn baby is healthy

Everlasting God, who have ordained and constituted in a wonderful order the ministries of angels and mortals: Mercifully grant that, as your holy angels always serve and worship you in heaven, so by your appointment they may help and defend us here on earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.

The prayers are from The Book of Common Prayer.


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