brinkburn road, darlington, DL3 6DX

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MONTHLY PRAYERS

 

 

ST MATTHEW AND ST LUKE'S PRAYER DIARY - SEPTEMBER

 

Tue

1st

For all Clergy in Darlington and especially Lissa and Ruth here at St. Matthew’s

Wed

2nd

For all those who are Readers, Funeral Ministers and Pastoral Assistants/Ministers in Darlington Deanery

Thu

3rd

For all teachers, support staff and pupils in our schools and colleges as they begin the new academic year

Fri

4th

We give thanks for the work of those who run the Food Banks here in Darlington

Sat

5th

Come, ye thankful people, come, raise the song of harvest home!

Sun

6th

As fruits and crops are gathered in, we give thanks for all those who work on the land.

Mon

7th

Safe before the storms begin. We pray for all those who work within the rescue services.

Tue

8th

All the world is God’s own field, harvests for His praise to yield.

Wed

9th

We give thanks for our beautiful world and pray that those in power recognise the harm being done to our planet.

Thu

10th

Lord of harvest, grant that we wholesome grain and pure may be.

Fri

11th

For the Lord our God shall come and shall bring His harvest home.

Sat

12th

We pray for all those who find it hard to find food, and shelter both in this country and in the wider world. Again, we pray that those in power work to alleviate these conditions.

Sun

13th

For the day when He gives His angels charge at last in the fire the weeds to cast, but the fruitful ears to store in His care for evermore.

Mon

14th

Even so, Lord, quickly come – bring Your final harvest home!

Tue

15th

For our PCC meeting tonight to discuss the financial future of St. Matthew’s

Wed

16th

As the financial crisis begins to bite, we pray for all those who may or have lost their jobs over the last few months

Thu

17th

We pray for all those who have been gathered in and joined You lord

Gather all Your people in free from sorrow, free from sin, there together purified, ever thankful by Your side – come, with all Your angels, come, bring that glorious harvest home.

Fri

18th

For all those businesses who are struggling to survive financially

Sat

19th

For all those who live in Bartlett Street

Sun

20th

For our own Council and the problems facing this borough

Mon

21st

For St. Matthew our Patron Saint and our Gift Day

Tue

22nd

For all those who live in Darrowby Drive

Wed

23rd

For all those who work in shops and offices within the town

Thu

24th

For all those who support those suffering from Dementia

Fri

25th

For all those who live in Widdowfield Street

Sat

26th

For all those who still find the need to use the food banks around the town

Sun

27th

For all those who work in all the Care Homes here in Darlington

Mon

28th

For all students about to begin their next degree courses at University or College

Tue

29th

For all those who work within the funeral service and the care and compassion they give to those who are bereaved

Wed

30th

For all those who are called to the role of bereavement/funeral ministry