Please pray for the family and friends of Joan C who has died this past week. Joan was a regular member of Thursday Fellowship here and worshipped for many years at Midge Hall church. Please pray giving thanks for Joan’s life and witness and for all she meant to so many friends. Pray for her family that they may feel God’s loving presence with them at this sad time.

Please pray for all those known to you in our church family, in your own family and circles of friends who are suffering in any way ay this time, whether with ill health, relationship problems, work related difficulties etc. Pray that each one may feel strengthened and upheld by God’s love in their own situation. Please pray for healing in the lives of those who are unwell at this time. We pray for Jean B, Don and Eva T, Pat E, John S, Robert and Sylvie, May H, Bev and Dave S and all whose names and needs are known to God.

Please pray for all the young people who will be starting at university this September and who may be moving away from home for the first time. Pray that they will settle down quickly into this new chapter in their lives and that they will make good friendships. May they know that their church family is praying for them.

Please pray for Gill and her family as they settle here at LMC, that they will feel welcomed and at home with us.

Pray for all ministers who are taking up new appointments this year that they and the congregations they minister to will grow in relationship with each other and with the Lord.

Pray for the meeting to be held regarding our worship services on a Sunday morning , that people will be encouraged to join in the planning and that everything will be done to God’s glory and to further our mission here at LMC.

Please pray for our country at this time of confusion and unrest about the future. Pray that God will be in the situation and that the right course of action may be reached and decided upon.

Pray for the leaders of all nations that they may all seek to bring justice and fairness to all, especially the vulnerable in society.

Pray for those who have lost homes and livelihoods because of Hurricane Dorian. Pray that relief and aid may reach those in urgent need and that lives may be rebuilt following the devastation.

Pray for all areas of the world where people are suffering from natural disasters and also for those who are affected by wars and violence where they live.