Prayer

JESUS LIGHT OF THE WORLD - South Liverpool Deanery 24-7

Advent Sunday 29th November at 8pm to Sunday 6th December

7 days of continuous prayer for 24 hours each day

 Praying for the Light of Christ to impact our World

Our main focus is to welcome the Presence of God into our lives in worship

 

Each weekday our focus will be as follows

MONDAY - Country

TUESDAY- City

WEDNESDAY - Communities

THURSDAY- Churches

FRIDAY - Compassion in mission

 

What to pray

You will have your own burdens and thoughts to bring to God, but here are some general areas you may want to cover.

 

Country - Government  - Prime Minister , Cabinet and Parliament

Wisdom in dealing with Covid 19

The economic fall out and hoped for recovery - jobs, prosperity, welfa

NHS

Schools, Universities and Colleges

A Spiritual awakening to Jesus the Light of the world

People to hear and respond to the Gospel message

 

City      - Local Government - MPs, councillors, Mayors, council 

 

Wisdom in dealing with Covid 19

The local economic impact - jobs, prosperity, welfare

NHS - especially our local hospitals, GPs

Our local schools, Universities and Colleges - for their students and staff 

A spiritual awakening in our city

People to hear and respond to the gospel message

 

Communities - Praise God for local response to local needs by churches with food banks in particular.

Pray that people will be drawn to Jesus through this outreach.

Pray for our local businesses that have closed or are near the end.

Prosperity for our community, shops and businesses.

Pray for our neighbours and friends that might know Jesus is the Light of the world.

Pray for those suffering with stress, anxiety and mental illness during this time

Pray again for local schools and doctors surgeries.

For different households- families, couples , those isolated , lonely, unemployed

 

Churches - Pray for each of the churches within our deanery whatever denomination, that we might be a Light in the darkness

That we may honour and worship Jesus as our Saviour and Lord

That as we go through advent we may grow closer to Him

                        As we celebrate Christ’s first coming we anticipate his second coming - let us be ready and live in the light as we are called to in the New Testament.

                                   

Compassion in Mission - The greatest commandment is to love God and then to love our neighbour.

May our love for others flow form our worship of Jesus.

 

For all those involved in reaching out to our community in acts of compassion

May we love in word and deed - sharing the gospel in what we do and say.

May our outreach be effective in drawing many to Jesus

A  blessing on our food banks , debt advice centres, community groups, and other connections to our community