Prayer focus for the week beginning 24th July
Our prayer focus for the week beginning 24th July 2022:
• Tetbury Praying the Town: Cutwell
• The Parish of Long Newnton
• Those who count and bank the Sunday offerings and organise 2nd Sunday charity collections in Tetbury
• For staff & students as they begin the summer holidays – may they enjoy rest and freedom
• The Departed and those who mourn their loss, remembering especially Hilda McLaughlin (Funeral at St Marys’ Tetbury on Thursday 28th July at 2pm) and Ken Dryden (Funeral at Shipton Moyne on Tuesday 2nd August at 2pm). We give thanks for their lives, and pray for God’s comfort for their family and friends.
• Praying for Rhiannon Holian who is being baptised in St Marys’ Tetbury on Sunday 24th July afternoon, and for Octavia Precious who is being baptised in Long Newnton on Sunday 31st July. Praying for their parents and Godparents.
• Praying for Craig and Michelle who are getting married in St Marys’ Tetbury on Saturday 23rd July, and for Kevin and Maricel who are getting married in St John the Baptist, Shipton Moyne on Saturday 30th July.
• National issues: the UK’s airports – may those working there be respected & not be put under excessive pressure as the main holiday season begins
I wait for the Lord, my soul waits,
and in his word I hope. Ps.130 V5
Are you, or someone you know, in need of prayer? You are welcome to hang your prayer request on the prayer tree in the prayer corner at the front of St Marys church