11th August

READINGS         Genesis 15.1-6; Hebrews 11.1-3,8-16; Luke 12.32-40 PRAYER FOR THE WEEK God of surprises, show me how to see you when my thoughts lie elsewhere. God of surprises, show me how to recognise you in those I meet. May I always be ready and waiting. Amen.   © ROOTS for Churches Ltd […]

Read More

4th August

Bible readings Psalm 107: 1-9, 43; Luke 12:13-21   Prayer for the week Loving God, In times of plenty, keep us thankful In times of trouble, keep us trusting. Let us never allow our riches, or our needs, To get in the way of serving others, For all that we have comes from you. Amen.

Read More

28th July

READING    Genesis 18.20-32;  Luke 11.1-13 PRAYER FOR THE WEEK: Lord, draw me ever closer day by day.   Nourish me with strength and confidence, that I may bring glory to your name. Amen   ©Roots for churches  

Read More

21st July

READING:          1 Corinthians 4:15-17;  2 Timothy 2:1-10 PRAYER FOR THE WEEK: My Father in heaven, hallowed be your Name. Who is like You? You are the great and mighty one, full of compassion and abounding in love and mercy. I thank you for the gift of life, for my family, my friends and even […]

Read More

14th July

READING Colossians 1.1-14; Luke 10.25-37 PRAYER FOR THE WEEK With hearts full of hope, minds open to receive and ears tuned to hear, we draw near, Lord God, to learn and to share your all-powerful, guiding truth. Amen.   (from Roots)

Read More

7th July

Bible readings: 2 Kings 5:1-14; Luke 10:1-11,16-20 Prayer for the week Creating God, You work through unlikely people, In unknown places, In unexpected ways. Let us never think that we are too small, Or too busy, or too tired, To make a difference in your name. Amen.    

Read More

30th June

READING: Galatians 5. 1, 13-25; 1 Kings 19. 15-16, 19-21; Luke 9. 51-62 PRAYER FOR THE WEEK: God of each day and each moment you call us to make choices: choices about how we will live, how we will use our time and resources. You call us to make decisions: who we will look out […]

Read More

23rd June

READING   Luke 8: 26-39; Galatians 3    23-29 REFLECTION    You just can’t imagine what it was like PRAYER FOR THE WEEK: True and gracious Lord By your liberating word Enable us to let go of our pride, our fear, our distrust That we ourselves may be healed Made whole by your command Amen (Terry Hinks) […]

Read More

16th June Celebration

Joint Celebration Service with the Ga-Dangme fellowship   Bible readings: Psalm 32;  Luke 7:36-50 Prayer for the week Generous God, We stand before you in all our diversity, Knowing we all fall short, And are here only by your grace. Break open the hard shell of our hearts, pour out the tears of forgiveness, until […]

Read More

9th June Pentecost

READING Genesis 11.1-9; Acts 2.1-21 PRAYER FOR THE WEEK Lord God, we are waiting. Send your Holy Spirit on us today – we are ready. Open our ears to listen, our mouths to speak, and our hearts to be filled with love for you. Amen   © ROOTS for Churches Ltd  

Read More