Prayer Intentions for St Mark's October 2019
‘Prayer is being present to the presence of God’, Bishop John Pritchard
1st Pray for all in leadership in our country that they will govern with integrity
2nd Give thanks for the work of the Medical Centre and for all who work there
3rd St Mark’s Ladies Group meeting this evening
4th Pray for world leaders in all the decisions they have to make that they will consider the good of all their people
5th Ask God’s protection in countries where Christians face persecution
6th Bishop Debbie visiting St Mark's today. Pray for the Lord's blessing.
7th Alpha course – tonight Why Did Jesus Die? Pray for all taking part.
8th Open the Book team as they go into St Mark’s school today
9th All those who use the food bank and give thanks for all who give
10th PCC meeting this evening. The Lord’s leading in all decision making.
11th Highcliffe St Mark Primary School, teachers and support staff
12th The Church Wardens with increased responsibilities during the interregnum
13th Pray a blessing on all those attending Church around the world today
14th Give thanks for the Little Fishes team and all the children attending today
15th Teresa of Avila; may we be as God’s feet, hands, eyes on earth
16th All involved in the work and ministry of St Mark’s
17th Pray for neighbours and friends; Pray for 5
18th Luke the Evangelist; give thanks for all who preach the Gospel
19th Give thanks for our choir and those involved in leading worship
20th Church leaders, for God’s blessing on their ministry. Taize service
21st Alpha course that those taking part will explore their questions of faith
22nd The Government and all making decisions concerning our country.
23rd Parish Visiting and Home Communion teams and those being visited
24th All those who will be sewing today as part of Eve’s Project
25th The house-bound and those in care homes in the area
26th Give thanks for the retired clergy taking services during the interregnum
27th Pray for those attending Breakfast@9 and those leading today
28th The Prime Minister and Members of Parliament; our country today
29th Members of the Informal Prayer Group meeting this evening
30th The staff and students at Highcliffe High School
31st Martin Luther; who proclaimed we are ‘justified by grace’, God’s grace toward us