Sunday 16 January Moderator | Presbyteries will seek to elect a new Moderator of the General Assembly on 1 February. Pray for a successful outcome, and for the Moderator elect, as they will begin a journey of preparation for their new responsibilities in June. Worship: Part of something bigger | ‘Praise the Lord, all
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Sunday 9 January Moderator | From January to March, Councils & Committees will prepare their work for presentation to the General Assembly in June. Pray for the Conveners & Secretaries, having to work in a shorter timeframe this year, because of the delayed General Assembly in Oct 2021. Pray that debates and decisions required
Sunday 2 January Moderator | Covid infection remains a serious problem in all societies, especially as a result of new variants. Pray for those seeking to develop vaccines and therapies to help reduce the impact of this virus, and for people, especially in the poorest countries in the world, where healthcare facilities are limited.
Sunday 26 December Moderator | Give thanks for all our ministers and pray particularly for your minister today, that he or she would be encouraged as they lead worship in church this Sunday. Worship as celebration this Christmas | ‘Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom
Sunday 19 December Moderator | Refugees and asylum seekers face perpetual uncertainty. Pray that we, as God’s people, might be the means of bringing comfort and hope to them in this season. Worship as witness this Christmas | ‘When they had seen him, they spread the word concerning what had been told them about
Sunday 12 December Moderator | The Covid pandemic has negatively affected the mental health of many. Pray that as the message of Christmas hope is celebrated in our churches, this good news would be a means of encouragement for God’s people. Worship as offering this Christmas | ‘On coming to the house, they saw
Sunday 5 December Moderator | Give thanks to God for the many longstanding partnerships across the world which PCI has had. Pray for our partners, especially those worst affected by the pandemic. Worship as an act of faith and love this Christmas | ‘I am the Lord’s servant,’ Mary answered. ‘May your word to
Sunday 28 November Moderator | Pray for the Moderator as he opens and rededicates the refurbished sanctuary at Newmills Presbyterian Church on Saturday 4 December. Pray that the event will go well and that the congregation will have new opportunities to serve the wider community in that area. Worship that encourages | ‘But you,
Sunday 21 November Moderator | Pray for the Moderator as he travels to First Portadown on Saturday for the opening and dedication of the refurbished meeting house. Pray that the event would go well and that the meeting house would be a source of blessing to the congregation and the local community. Worship that empowers
Sunday 14 November Moderator | Remembrance Sunday – pray for all those who have lost loved ones as a result of conflict – that they may experience God’s comfort & peace as they mourn their loved ones. Pray for the Moderator as he travels to Thiepval in France with other church leaders for the