Prayer Points

Prayer Points

May

Detached Youth Work

  • Link to Annie’s Youth Work Detached Video
  • Give thanks…..
    • for God going before us, bringing different churches and youth workers together
    • for the Rock and their experience and willingness to oversee the project
    • that this is wider than our benefice – we can reach more young people
    • for the relationships we have started to build with young people in Pittville park and the town centre.
  • Pray…..
    • for the team to be led by the Holy Spirit
    • for an application for funding from the council
    • that relationships with young people will grow
    • that God would give young people a desire to find out more
    • for the team to be given the right words to speak
    • that we will be led to talk to the people God wants us to
    • that God will keep us safe and give us boldness
    • that we will share the love and hope of Jesus Christ

Dan and Narineh’s Prayer Requests

  • For the printing of the new Bible translation and its distribution.
  • What Narineh will do next. Work with asylum seekers, teach, be a classroom assistant are all possibilities. She is working with Iranian women for a church online
  • Dan – teaching commitments. Has trainees coming from across the world to Whitcliff arriving on 24th May.
  • He is delivering a course on trauma counselling. He has 12 students. Prayer for them as they use the courses he has taught them.
  • Their children – that they will make friends with Christian children at Sunday School.

April

Prayer Meeting

  • Schools work to get going again
  • Gaming as outreach activity
  • Job Seekers’ Mentoring scheme
  • Energy for team after tiring year of change
  • Youth work at West Cheltenham
  • Finances (incl. Cotswold Way walk)
  • Planning/recruiting for weekend away 2022
  • Staffing for next year

Saturday Kitchen Prayers

  • Thank God for answered prayer, resourcing SK so abundantly.
  • Thank God for bringing the guests we seek to serve.
  • Pray for guests’ needs and the provision of the town’s agencies.
  • Wisdom in conversation as we seek to share God’s love and hope.
  • The future development of SK’s ministry once inside church.
  • Pray we shall be watchful for signs of God at work now and in the future.
“I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me.”
Matthew 25:35