How to pray as we enter Advent…

Praying hands against a sky backgroundEVENTS AT ST JOHN’S, 27th November – 7th December

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Thursday 27th November
Just An Hour meets to pray and intercede for the church. Pray that God will speak to those present and reveal his purposes for St John’s.

CAMEO Pray for the international ladies as they meet together this morning to study the bible. Pray that they would hear God speaking to them through the Bible and for deepening fellowship.

Midway Pray for an encouraging time of fellowship and deepening friendships.

Thursday Guiding groups Rainbows, Brownies and Guides meet this evening. Pray for a warm welcome, laughter, growing confidence and knowledge for each girl who comes along.

Freedom Course. Pray for Antony and his team. Pray for all who attend that they would gain skills and weapons for a lifetime of freedom as they look at the subject of ‘idols and forbidden powers’.

Friday 28th November
Connect with Advent Pray for all the ladies attending this evening and the Moorpool players as they perform.

St John’s Choir Pray for all who attend this evening. That much fun would be had by all!

Saturday 29th November
Advent Quiet Morning ‘Let every Heart prepare Him room’ Pray for Alison and Marcus as they prepare for and run this event. Pray that all who attend would know God working in their Heart this advent season.

Christmas Tour Rehearsal Pray for the cast as they meet together to rehearse the exciting new script for the final time this afternoon.

Sunday 30th November
Pray for our services today, that God would be present in power and might throughout the day. Pray for Russ Parker as he speaks.

Monday 1st and Tuesday 2nd December
St John’s Toddler Group
Pray for Beccy and her team as they open the doors to hundreds of Toddlers, Mums, Dads, Carers and Grandparents from 10.30 till 12.00am each day.
Pray for fun, enthusiasm, safety and most importantly building of relationships and friendships.

Monday 1st December
Start the Month Pray for Mark and others as they meet to seek God before work this morning.

Monday Guiding groups Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Rangers meet this evening. Pray for a warm welcome, laughter, growing confidence and knowledge for each girl who comes along.

Tuesday 2nd December
The Healing Prayer Centre Pray for all those who come for prayer at The Crossway and for wisdom for the team.

Alpha Course Pray for all the guests at the last meeting of our Autumn Alpha course. Pray for the team for wisdom, guidance and compassion as they seek to introduce the guests to Jesus. Pray for Grace Milton as she speaks and for the discussions in group time as they look at the topic of ‘What about the church?’

Wednesday 3rd December
Arise meets for prayer, praise and breakfast this morning. Pray that all who attend would hear God’s voice.

Students meet together this evening for a time of praise, worship and fellowship.

Thursday 4th December – Saturday 6th December
Christmas Tour Pray for the hundreds of school children plus the Rainbows, Brownies and Guides attending on Thursday and Friday, that they and their accompanying adults would take great enjoyment from hearing the true meaning of Christmas.  Pray for protection for the cast (and their families), for the absence of any nerves and to remember their lines.

Thursday 4th December
Freedom Course. Pray for everyone on this course meeting in homes this evening.

Friday 5th December
Friday Night Club Pray for all the youth from our community that attend this evening. Pray that lots of fun would be had and that they would take away with them the truths spoken over them during the ‘half time’ talk.

Saturday 6th December
Healing on the Streets
Pray that God’s healing power would be at work amongst all who are prayed for today.

Sunday 7th December
Pray for our services today, that God would be present in power and might throughout the day. Pray for the Canvas Team, Beccy Allen and Bishop Andrew as they speak.

Choir Rehearsal Pray for the Christmas Choir as they rehearse together this afternoon.

If you would like your prayer request to be included in this list please email Fran or phone The Church Office on 0121 427 4601

26th Nov 2014 Posted in: News by Fran Varley 0

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