Sheila's special prayers
These are difficult days. So many of us may be experiencing moments of worry, or perhaps loneliness. Here, Sheila prays for you in your time of need. Just click on the arrow in each box to hear her voice.
Prayer for Morning
Prayer for Peace
Days of Worry
Hope in Despair
Prayer for Sickness
Prayer for Wholeness
Janet's prayers for our nation and communities
- series 19, summer 2021
We thank you for small acts of kindness which have helped us through this pandemic so far: a smile, a word of encouragement, practical support and humour.
We thank you for our neighbours who we see and chat to. Also shop assistants, the postman and the milkman.
We thank you for all our medical teams trying to catch up with work that was postponed because of the pandemic.
We thank you for the vaccination roll-out and the many staff and volunteers working daily at vaccine centres.
Thank you for the Internet which has enabled people to stay connected during lock-downs, and with restricted world travel.
We pray for all the unemployed who have lost their jobs because of the pandemic. Some will re-train, while others will find another job difficult to find. Help them to keep their ‘spirits up’ when all seems lost and they feel worthless.
We pray for peace around the world and remember those who are caught up in warfare: homes destroyed, loss of loved ones, and those injured and maimed. We thank you for the charities trying to bring food, medical care and support.
We pray for the many refugees risking their lives for a better future for their families. Help the richer nations to do far more to help the poorer nations attain a better standard of living.
Grant world leaders wisdom, as they attempt to rebuild economies that have been devastated by the pandemic.
We pray for meetings this year as nations come together to ‘save the planet’. There is no Planet B!