Prayer focus for the week beginning 3rd July
Our prayer focus for the week beginning 3rd July 2022:
• Tetbury Praying the Town: Cotswold Close, Jacobs Close & Rylands Close
• The Parish of Shipton Moyne
• ‘Marriage Matters’ preparation leaders
• iCELEBRATE Baptism in St Marys 10am on 3rd July
• Our two new local councillors, elected on 30th June, that they will serve Tetbury effectively and that all our councillors will feel well supported and valued.
• The Departed and those who mourn their loss, remembering especially Richard Blake, and David Evans, husband of Heather. We give thanks for their lives, and pray for God’s comfort for their family and friends.
• Year’s Mind: Anthony Lowsley Williams (6/7). (“Year’s Mind” is to mark the first anniversary of a death –often a difficult time for family and friends).
• Praying for St Mary’s School: Year 2 Juniper Class with Mr Towers and Mrs Smith
• Praying for Oscar Gabriele who is being baptised in St Marys’ Tetbury on Sunday afternoon, 3rd July and his parents and Godparents.
• Praying for the weddings on Saturday 9th July of William and Stephanie in Tetbury, and Frederick and Alicia in Shipton Moyne
• Please pray for the Democratic Republic of Congo, that there may be an end to the years of violence, so that people may be able to live in peace and security.
• National issues: for all struggling with rising costs & limited finances
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