Daily Devotions for Friday 3rd December, 2021

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from Jesus

Reading : PHILIPPIANS 3 verses 12-21

Meditation : take time to consider these words today from Paul about yielding to God’s ways.
What is God teaching/reminding you this morning?

And then Pray in response – as God leads you
Pray with confidence to our God to bless others on their journey with Him

Amen – we pray together.

Midday

Pray God’s blessing on Leprosy Mission work in Niger
Father God, hear our prayers, have mercy and bless this work real good we ask.

Evening
Reading : read this set passage again from PHILIPPIANS 3

Reflect on the words you have just read and pray in response

Lord Jesus, hear our evening prayers as we respond to these words
Build your Church, Lord
Make us strong, Lord.
And bring a blessing to those in need this evening we ask.
Amen.

Daily Devotions for Thursday 2nd December, 2021

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

Reading : PHILIPPIANS 2 verses 1-11

Meditation : take time and carefully consider these words as your day starts.
What do they mean for you?
Which words stay with you as you turn to prayer?

Then pray in response to this Jesus as your day starts
Yielding to His example as Servant King

In Jesus’ name. Amen and Amen.

Midday
Pray God’s blessing on Leprosy Mission work based in Sweden
Lord, hear our prayers and bless this work real good we ask.
Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done

Evening
Reading : read these particular verses again from PHILIPPIANS 2
Reflect on the words spoken here – and what God is saying to you now.
Pray in response to this Jesus, our Servant King

O Lord Jesus, hear our evening prayers as this day closes
As we praise you for who You are
As we return our thanks to You.
As we humbly confess our sins
As we lay all we are and have before You
Amen.

A Call to Sunday Evening Prayer

As your Sunday closes you are invited to pause and pray with others in our Church Family on this 1st Sunday in Advent

You may want to revisit the Daily Devotions for today from PHILIPPIANS 1 verses 3-11

You are encouraged to follow the pattern of P-R-A-Y which we have found to be a blessing from Lectio365/24-7 Prayer

P ause in God’s presence – acknowledge He is with you where you are

R ejoice in the blessings of this day He has given

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for His help – for yourself and for a situation/person known to you at this time

Y ield to His Kingdom will for tomorrow – say yes!

Daily Devotions for Sunday 28th November, 2021

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from the Living God

Reading : PHILIPPIANS 1 verses 3-11

Meditation : take time and consider this passage this Sunday morning.
Why is Paul thankful?
What does he say about his prayer life?
Which words will you take with you today?

And then pray in response to this God we believe and trust in
Pausing – Rejoicing – Asking – Yielding
With thanksgiving!

Amen and Amen we say together.

Midday
Pray the Prayer for the Month as your midday prayer

Father God

As we pause with You

We ask

To be more like Jesus

To keep in step with the Holy Spirit

For others

To meet with Jesus

To know the help of the Spirit

Please

In Jesus’ name

Amen

Evening
Reading : read these particular verses again from PHILIPPIANS 1
Reflect on the words and images as your day closes
And then we pause to pray in response to this God we believe and trust in

Pausing – Rejoicing – Asking – Yielding
With thanksgiving!

Let us have confidence, then, and approach God’s throne, where there is grace.
There we will receive mercy and find grace to help us just when we need it.

What a Friend we have in Jesus!

Jesus, name above all names.

Amen and Amen we say together.

A Call to Evening Prayer with Others

As your Friday closes you are invited to pause and pray with others in our Church Family as we journey through this week

You may want to revisit the Daily Devotions for today from PHILIPPIANS 4 verses 1-9

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

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

In Jesus’ Name, Amen.

Daily Devotions for Friday 29th October, 2021

Morning
Look Upward and Pray to hear and receive from Jesus

Reading : PHILIPPIANS 4 verses 1-9

Meditation : as we pause with Jesus today,
We consider Paul’s words here and his reasons to rejoice
What words stay with you this morning?

What is God teaching/reminding you?

And then Pray with the words of vs 6 and 7 to this God of ours in response
Pray with rejoicing for other believers
Pray for anyone you know in disagreement with another
Pray God’s blessing of peace on someone else

Amen – we pray together.

Midday

We give thanks for our musicians and singers
Father God, hear our prayers and bless them real good we ask

Evening
Reading : read this passage again from PHILIPPIANS 4.1-9
Reflect on the words written here and pray in response to the LORD our God

And then Pray with the words of vs 6 and 7 to this God of ours in response
Pray with rejoicing this evening for other believers
Pray this evening for anyone you know in disagreement with another
Pray God’s blessing of peace on someone else

In Jesus’ name, Amen!