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 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
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
22  Mon 

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.

Prayer anthology 

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