Prayer Focus

 

You are asked to please remember the following in your prayers ;

In March we pray for God’s creation and that we may be good stewards for the future.

In April we ask God that we will be mindful of the waste we produce – to reduce and recycle where possible.

In May remember that trees capture carbon and pray for organisations such as the Woodland Trust and tree planting schemes.

In June pray that we may be aware of the need for reduction of peat-based compost in order to protect peat bogs.

1-7 March       In Fairtrade Fortnight remember those who produce our goods and are able to earn a fairtrade premium.

8-14 March     May our Lent Prayer Lunches help us to focus on the journey of Jesus to the Cross.

15-21 March   Pray for the children and their parents attending Tots Plus.

22-28 March   We remember our Emmaus Groups and pray that  they will continue to flourish.

29-4 April       Pray for our youth organisations, junior church and those who lead them.

5-11 April       During Holy Week we pray for our joint initiatives with town centre churches, in particular the Walk of Witness.

12-18 April     He is Risen! Let us celebrate Easter and pray that the risen Lord may direct our paths.

19-25 April     Remember our Middle Group as they socialise together.

26-2 May        Pray that our Eco-Church groups will help us to be better stewards of God’s world.

3-9 May          As young people take exams we pray for them at this stressful time.

10-16 May      We pray for the Eastern Baptist Association and our Regional Ministers.

17-23 May      We remember the URC South Suffolk Area Partnership, especially Castle Hill, St John’s, Felixstowe and  Saxmundham URC and Rev David Rees.

24-30 May      We pray for the work of FIND and Fit & Fed.

31-6 June        Pray for TWAM as it sends containers to Uganda and D.R. Congo.

7-13 June        We remember all who give pastoral care at Christ Church  and in particular Neil, our Minister.

14-20 June      Pray for those in residential care.

21-27 June      We remember those involved in ‘Outreach’ via the soup kitchen and Outreach bus.