Holy Trinity Scottish Episcopal Church, Stirling

Prayer and Prayer Diary

There's so much about our church that we can pray for. Please build these suggestions into your own prayers, day by day.

Prayer Diary for May 2018

19  Sat for YF&HT and leaders Alistair and Sarah
20  THE DAY OF PENTECOST, that the teaching of Jesus is heard and understood by people in their own culture and language
21  Mon Helena 330, for peace in Jerusalem and with her neighbours
22   Tue for Robert Nellist, our Treasurer and Diocesan PVG Officer
23  Wed William of Perth, 1201, for the Revd Graham Willey
24  Thu for Cathy Johnston our Lay Representative who attends the Electoral Synod to choose a new Bishop for our Diocese
25  Fri Bede of Jarrow, for the Revd Christoph Wutscher, our Rector
26  Sat for the Electoral Synod today meeting the Episcopal candidates
27  TRINITY SUNDAY Thanksgiving for God's Grace to our congregation
28  Mon for Vestry Members: Christoph, Rachel, Cathy, Robert, Claire, Mary, Nick, Brian, Alistair, Sue, Mark
29  Tue for Rachel Campbell our Vestry Secretary
30  Wed for those who use the Church Hall and Sarah Shaw, Convenor
31  Thu Visit of Mary to Elizabeth, for expectant mothers, in fear and alone

Prayer Diary for June 2018

1    Fri Justin of Rome, martyr c.165, for Revd Christoph Wutscher, our Rector
2    Sat for those at the Electoral Synod today to choose our new Bishop
3    Sun TRINITY 1, for new Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane
4    Mon John XXIII, Bishop of Rome & Reformer, for Pope Francis
5    Tue Boniface of Mainz, Bishop, Missionary & Martyr 754, for the welfare of College and University students and staff in Stirling
6    Wed for Rachel Campbell our Vestry Secretary
7    Thu for the meeting of the General Synod (7-9 June) in Edinburgh
8    Fri Ephrem the Syrian, Deacon & Teacher 373, for peace in Syria 
9    Sat Columba of Iona, Abbot 597, for the Iona Community
10  Sun TRINITY 2 for all who make music with voices and instruments
11  Mon Barnabas, Apostle, for those with Dementia and for carers
12  Tue John Skinner, Bishop 1816, for our Servers: Jim, Brian, Mike & Suzanne
13  Wed for the children and carers enjoying "Kids Out" at Bridgehaugh today
14  Thu Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Mazianzus, Gregory of Nyssa: Bishops & Teachers, for our friends in the Orthodox Churches
15  Fri for those with alcoholism and their families
16  Sat Cathy Johnston our Lay Representative
17  Sun TRINITY 3 for members of HTKidz and leaders: Sarah, Gen and Alistair
18  Mon Bernard Mizeki, Martyr 1896, for the Revd Val Nellist
19  Tue for Vestry Members: Christoph, Rachel, Cathy, Robert, Claire, Mary, Nick, Brian, Alistair, Sue and Mark
20  Wed Fillan, Abbot, for SAMH and those with mental illness
21  Thu for our Director of Music Alistair Warwick, Choir and Music Group
22  Fri Alban, Martyr 209, for SSAFA, 'our' charity this year
23  Sat for those who use the Church Hall and Sarah Shaw, convener
24  TRINITY 4 for Robert Nellist, our Treasurer and Diocesan PVG Officer
25  Mon Birth of John the Baptist, for isolated and lonely people
26  Tue Robert Leighton, bishop 1685, for Victim Support in Stirling
27  Wed Alexander Jolly Bishop 1838, for the Revd Graham Willey
28  Thu Irenaeus of Lyon 202, for YF&HT and leaders Alistair and Sarah
29  Fri Peter the Apostle, for Primus Mark and College of Bishops
30  Sat for Helen Kemp our Safeguarding & PVC Co-ordinator

Prayer

Prayer is a vital component in Christian life. It is central to all our services and we encourage individual prayer and prayer by informal groups.


Prayer anthology 

A selection of our favourite prayers, to help you express your feelings to God and to draw comfort and support from Him.