Prayer Corner for June 2022
Pray Daily for Dandelion Time, our Charity. All Saints Staplehurst is supporting Dandelion Time from April 2022 – March 2023. Dandelion Time is a local charity supporting children with challenging emotional issues. Read more on the work of Dandelion Time Charity
A Prayer for Pentecost
Set our hearts alight Lord,
fill us with your spirit.
Make us burn with love
for the world you created
and placed us in:
Set our hearts alight.
‘the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control (Galatians 5 v22-23)
Pray that the Holy Spirit may ground, guide, and inspire your life today.
Platinum Jubilee Prayer
Gracious God, we give you thanks
for the reign of your servant Elizabeth our Queen,
and for the example of loving and faithful service
which she has shown among us.
Help us to follow her example of dedication
and to commit our lives to you and to one another,
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
SUGGESTIONS for PRAYERS
Pray for peace in our world. For refugees from conflict.
Pray for the ministers and congregations in our churches and chapel in our village.
Pray for those who are lonely or alone, and the homeless.
Pray for our Queen and country.
Pray for all who work the land, look around and give thanks for the beauty around us.
Pray for our young people, their parents, schools and colleges.
“Let us use the different gifts allotted to each of us by God’s grace.”
Romans, chapter 12 verse 6.
“The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures:
he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restores my soul.” Psalm 23, verses 1-3.
“Be still and acknowledge that I am God, supreme over nations, supreme over the world.”
Psalm 46: verse 10.
“Love is kind and patient, never jealous, boastful, proud or rude.”
1 Corinthians, chapter 13 verses 4-5.
Lord, help us to live each day quietly, easily.
To lean upon your great strength trustfully, restfully.
To wait for the unfolding of your will patiently, serenely.
To meet others peacefully, joyously.
To face tomorrow confidently, courageously. Amen.“