Prayer Intentions for St Marks April 2019
Thought for The Day: God puts each fresh morning, each new chance of life into our hands as a gift…………..to see what we will do with it.
1st. Little Fishes Mother and Toddler Group meets today in the hall.
2nd Thank God for the Open The Book Team reading Bible stories at our local Primary School.
3rd Pray for the Church Club today at the Primary School.
4th Thank God for all those involved in music and leading worship at St Marks.
5th Remember the valuable work of our Parish Support Group meeting today.
6th For those we love who are ill at home or in hospital.
7th Sunday: May all our Services be an acceptable sacrifice of praise and worship to You O Lord.
8th As Easter holidays begin for some today – Pray for families in our parish.
9th As Lent groups come to a conclusion – pray that all who attend may grow in Faith and Love.
10th Give thanks for all those who lead small groups in our fellowship.
11th Remember the Prison Service and Chaplains working in prisons.
12th Pray for our local Hospices – Macmillan in Christchurch and Oakhaven in Lymington.
13th Remember our Pastoral Visiting team today – and those they visit.
14th Palm Sunday: Pray for a happy time of fellowship and witness with our Donkey walk today.
15th As we begin Holy Week ask God for a growing sense of His Presence in your life.
16th Pray for Justice, fairness and understanding in our courts of law.
17th Pray for our police.
18th Maundy Thursday: May we seek to serve one another in love.
19th Good Friday: Take time today to meditate on The Cross.
20th Pray for those you know whose lives are marked by despair or darkness.
21st Easter Sunday: O Happy day! Rejoice and be glad in it.
22nd Pray for holiday makers.
23rd St George’s day: Pray today for our Nation.
24th Pray for all the different groups that use our Church Hall and Kitchen.
25th Continue to uphold Rev Gill and Andy in your prayers.
26th Give thanks for all the Lay Ministry team at St Marks.
27th Pray today for our Church Wardens and others working for the smooth running of St Marks.
28th Sunday: May the Joy of the Easter Message continue in our worship and witness.
29th For all the local Charities we support here at St Marks.
30th For Overseas work – Christian Aid , Kinkiizi and Toilet Twinning.