PRAYER FOCUS FOR MAY

  • Those who are persecuted for their faith.
  • Thanksgiving for our celebration of Easter and prayer for our continuing journey through the Easter season.
  • Upcoming elections and those standing for election
  • Our Government and all those working in the world of politics.
  • Those taking important exams at this time.
  • Our outreach to the parish:
    • Scarecrow Festival on 5th and 6th May
    • Prayer Walks on 19th May
  • ‘Come and See’ joint mission by the Cathedral and Diocese between Easter and Pentecost to equip every church for growth.
  • Thy Kingdom Come global wave of prayer between Ascension Day and Pentecost
  • Vocational discernment - that we may all be alert to hear God’s call on our lives.
  • The staff and residents of Thorpe Wood Care Home
  • Those preparing to be married this year
  • Those preparing for christening, including Charlie Rollason on 12th May