New Years’ Eve Prayer with Others

As we step into a new year – with God – together

We PAUSE with Him in prayer

We REJOICE in the blessings He has given in 2021

We ASK for His presence, peace and strength in 2022 – for ourselves and for others

We YIELD – say Yes – to His Kingdom ways in the days and months to come

A Call to Thursday Evening Prayer with Others

As your Thursday closes you are invited to pause and pray with others in our Church Family as we step into a new month

You may want to revisit the Daily Devotions for today from REVELATION 8 v 1

You are encouraged to follow the pattern of A-C-T-S which many have found to be a blessing and a help

A doration … taking a few moments to bring your evening words of praise and worship to our God

C onfession … of the sins of this day

T hanksgiving … for the blessings of this day … and for forgiveness received

S upplication or Asking … for a situation…or another person in need at this time

In Jesus’ Name
Amen

Daily Devotions for Thursday 30th September, 2021

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from God, the Three in One

Reading : REVELATION 8 verse 1

Meditation : take time and consider this verse this morning.
Pause with God as you imagine the scene..the silence…

Then pause to pray with God

Our Father in heaven

Holy, holy, holy is your name
Your kingdom come
Your will be done
On earth
As it is heaven
Even today

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Midday

Pray God’s blessing on those who look after our grounds and gardens
God of grace…hear our prayers and pour a blessing we ask on each and all

Evening
Reading : read these words again from REVELATION 8 verse 1
Reflect on the words and images – at the end of your day
and as you pause….Pray in response to this God

Our Father in heaven

Holy, holy, holy is your name
Your kingdom come
Your will be done
On earth
As it is heaven
Even tomorrow

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Daily Devotions for Wednesday 29th September, 2021

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from Father God

Reading : 1 JOHN 1 verse 5 – ch.2 verse 6

Meditation : We pause with Father God this morning.
We consider His written Word today.

Then take the time to Pray to this God, our God of love and forgiveness
Look again at verse 9 as you turn to prayer

In Jesus’ Name
Amen

Midday
Pray God’s blessing on those who serve and volunteer in the Kirkgate Cafe
O LORD God, have mercy on each and all and hear our prayers this day.

Evening
Reading : read these verses again from 1 JOHN 1 verse 5 – ch.2 verse 6
Reflect on the words…. And then pray to the LORD our Father God

Father God
We believe and trust in you

We need you
We confess our sins
And the sins of our nation and our world
We receive your love and forgiveness
We ask your help for tomorrow

We ask in Jesus’ name, Amen.

Daily Devotions for Tuesday 28th September, 2021

Upper Room day and Gathering for Prayer

Morning

Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from Jesus, Saviour and Lord

Reading : 1 PETER 1 verses 3-16

Meditation : As we pause with God this morning…
We consider these words from Peter.
What is God saying to you today from them?

Pray in response to what you have read

Taking time to pause and listen for God’s answer to you

O Lord
Speak to us
Speak to me
By name
And help me hear
What the Spirit is saying in these days
To me
To my family
To my Church
In Jesus’ name,
Amen.

Midday
Take time to listen for God to speak with you at this time of day
Ask, seek, knock….hear!
Father God…thank you.

Evening
Reading : read the passage again from 1 PETER 1
Reflect on the words…. and then Pray….to the LORD our God

God of Peter, our God,
We bring our evening worship to you
As we thank you for who you are
And your good gifts to us today.
As we lay ourselves and our families before you
As we acknowledge what you are saying to us at this time.
In Jesus’ name.
Amen and Amen.

Daily Devotions for Monday 27th September, 2021

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from God, the Holy Spirit

Reading : HEBREWS 12 verses 1-13

Meditation : take time to consider these words this morning as we pause with Father God.
What is God teaching/reminding you today?

Then Pause to Pray in response to our Father God


Pray your own words at the start of this day
Of praise and thanksgiving
Of confession and trust
For yourself and for another

In Jesus’ name, Amen.

Midday
Pray God’s blessing on John and Lindsay and their family
God of grace and mercy and rich blessing, hear our prayers we ask.

Evening
Reading : read these verses again from HEBREWS 12 verses 1-13
Reflect prayerfully on what you read and then pray to our God in response

P ause and wait before Father God
R ejoice in His goodness to you
A sk for His help
Y ield to His ways

In Jesus’ name, Amen.