Prayer Topics for the week commencing 6th June 2021

There are many things we can be praying for. The items in this post are drawn from some of the Prayer cycles we are involved with.
Pray for those known who suffer in body, mind, spirit or estate.

The Collect for this week
God of truth,
help us to keep your law of love
and to walk in ways of wisdom,
that we may find true life
in Jesus Christ your Son.

From Durham Diocese

Sunday 6th
1st Sunday after Trinity
– Hospital Chaplains: Revd Kevin Tromans, Senior Chaplain. (Co Durham and Darlington), Revd Canon Remi Omole (Sunderland), Vacant (Sherburn), Revd Gareth Rowlands and Revd Joan Robinson (Gateshead), Vacant (North Tees and Hartlepool), Revd Jon Goode, Revd Dr Simon Mason (CNTW), Revd Canon Caroline Worsfold & Revd Pat Bealing (South Tyneside), Canon Colin Jay, Revd Osaro Omobude and Revd Debbie Baker,
– Church of the Province of Myanmar: Most Revd Stephen Than Myint Oo

Monday 7th
– Deborah Hodge: Byers Green, Croxdale, Tudhoe and Kirk Merrington
– The Diocese of East Carolina – TEC; Rt Revd Robert Skirving
– The work of aid agencies throughout the world

Tuesday 8th
Thomas Ken, Bishop of Bath and Wells, Nonjuror, Hymn Writer, 1711
– Hebburn St John with Jarrow Grange Christ Church: PiC; Revd Dr Ian Somasundram, SSM Curate, Revd Elaine Gray, Readers: Mrs Heather Stokes, Paul Stokes, Mrs Gillian Melvin, Kenneth Smith, Reader in Training Mr Chris Wilson
– Dawn Hudson: Gateshead Fell and Windy Nook
– Diocese of North Carolina – TEC; Rt Revd Samuel Rodman

Wednesday 9th
Columba, Abbot of Iona, Missionary, 597
Ephrem of Syria, Deacon, Hymn Writer, Teacher of the Faith, 373
– Cleadon All Saints: PiC: Revd Vernon Cuthbert
– Cleadon C of E Academy (Primary), Principal: Mrs J Gray
– Alexander and Sarah Jones: Gateshead St George
– Senior Force Chaplain Durham Police: Canon Adrian Gatrill
– Diocese of South Carolina – TEC; elect: Canon Ruth M Woodliff-Stanley

Thursday 10th
– Diocesan Finance Forum
– Katherine Long: Blackwell, All Saints’ and Salutation and Coniscliffe
– Mothers’ Union: President Kathleen Wilson JP, Chaplain Revd Norma Clee
– Diocese of Upper South Carolina – TEC: Vacant

Friday 11th
Barnabas the Apostle
– David Lucas: Heighington and Darlington St Matthew with St Luke
– Lindisfarne College of Theology, Principal: Revd Dr David Bryan, staff and students training for ministry
– Diocese of Western North Carolina – TEC: Rt Revd Jose A McLoughlin

Saturday 12th
– Harton St Peter and Cleadon Park St Mark and St Cuthbert: PiC: Revd Kate Boardman, Reader (Harton): Peter Cross
– Stephen Martin: Lanchester and Burnhope, Harelaw and Annfield Plain
– Diocese of Cashel Ferns & Ossory – Ireland Rt Revd Michael Burrows

From the Parish Cycle

Those living in
West Avenue
Moor View

Secretary of State for Defence
Pray for our armed forces, their safety and their families

Eswatin, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa

Churches Together in South Tyneside

This week’s Prayer Points pdf is available here.