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 September 2018
23 Sun TRINITY 17 for those who use the Church Hall and Sarah Shaw, Convener
24 Mon for Mark Thornton and Buildings & Fabric Committee
25 Tue Finnbar of Caithness, Bishop c610, for the Revd Graham Willey
26 Wed for YF&HT and leaders Alistair and Sarah
27 Thu Vincent de Paul, priest for those in "hidden" deprivation in Stirling
28 Fri for peace and healing in Syria
29 Sat Michael & All Angels for our Servers: Jim, Brian, Mike & Suzanne
30 Sun TRINITY 18 for the Annual Congregational Meeting and thanksgiving for God's Grace.
Prayer Diary for October 2018
1 Mon Gregory the Enlightener, for Christians in Armenia
2 Tue For Revd Christoph Wutscher, our Rector
3 Wed For justice and a safe home for the Rohingya refugees
4 Thu Francis of Assisi, that we show respect and compassion for others
5 Fri For the patients and staff in A&E at Forth Valley Royal Hospital
6 Sat For Rachel Campbell our Vestry Secretary
7 Sun TRINITY 19 for members of HTKidz & leaders Sarah, Gen and Alistair
8 Mon Alexander Penrose Forbes, bishop, 1875, for vocations in ordained ministry
9 Tue For Vestry Members: Christoph, Rachel, Cathy, Robert, Claire, Mary, Nick, Brian, Alistair, Sue and Mark
10 Wed 'World Homeless Day', for the Foodbank & 'Start Up Stirling'
11 Thu Kenneth, Abbot, 600, for the Revd Graham Willey
12 Fri Elizabeth Fry, for those working to reform our prisons today
13 Sat For Robert Nellist, our Treasurer and Diocesan PVG Officer
14 Sun TRINITY 20 for the victims of floods in Southern India
15 Mon Teresa of Avila, that we listen to God, and not 'ask' all the time!
16 Tue For Cathy Johnston our Lay Representative
17 Wed Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr, c115, for peace and healing in Syria
18 Thu Luke the Evangelist, may my actions bring blessing and healing to others
19 Fri Henry Martyn, priest and missionary, 1812, for the Revd Val Nellist
20 Sat for Ian Paton to be consecrated today as Bishop of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane
21 Sun TRINITY 21, for our Altar Servers: Jim, Brian, Mike & Suzanne
23 Tue James of Jerusalem, Martyr, for religious & political peace in the Holy City
24 Wed for those who use the Church Hall and Sarah Shaw, Convener
25 Thu for our Director of Music, Alistair Warwick, Choir and Music Group
26 Fri for those of all ages suffering mental illness
27 Sat for YF&HT and leaders Alistair & Sarah
28 Sun TRINITY 22 for the exposure of people trafficking and exploitation
29 Mon Simon & Jude, Apostles, for the College of Bishops: Mark (Moray & Primus), Gregor, (Glasgow), Kevin (Argyll), John (Edinburgh), Anne (Aberdeen), Andrew (Brechin), Ian (St Andrews)
30 Tue for Mark Thornton, Buildings & Fabric Committee and the 'Holy Dusters' 31 Wed for Helen Kemp our Safeguarding & PVG Co-ordinator
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.
A selection of our favourite prayers, to help you express your feelings to God and to draw comfort and support from Him.