Prayer Topics for the week commencing 13th 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
Faithful Creator,
whose mercy never fails:
deepen our faithfulness to you
and to your living Word,
Jesus Christ our Lord.


From Durham Diocese

Sunday 13th
2nd Sunday after Trinity
– Prison Chaplains, Holme House: Revd Kate Brooke, Durham: Revd Rebecca
Amoroso: Frankland (High Security): Revd Andrew West, Low Newton
(Women): Revd Sarah Parkinson
– The Church of Nigeria: Most Revd Henry C Ndkuba

Monday 14th
Richard Baxter, Puritan Divine, 1691
– Timothy May: Monkwearmouth
– The Diocesan Deliverance Ministry Team
– Diocese of Chandigarh – North India: Rt Revd Younas Massey

Tuesday 15th
Evelyn Underhill, Spiritual Writer 1941
– Horsley Hill St Lawrence the Martyr: PiC: Revd Paul Child, Reader: Mrs
Kathleen Welsh
– Heather Ross: Upper Weardale
– Diocese of Chelmsford: Rt Revd Dr Guli Francis-Dehqani

Wednesday 16th
Richard, Bishop of Chichester, 1253.
Joseph Butler, Bishop of Durham, Philosopher, 1752
– Jarrow and Simonside, St Paul and St John the Baptist, St Peter, South Shields
St Simon: Rector: Revd Lesley Jones, Associate Priest: Rev Stuart Hill, PM: Mrs
Jacki Dunn
– Jarrow Cross C of E Primary School: Headteacher: Mrs McBeth
– Susan Sweeting: Annunciation Group, Sunderland
– The Diocese of Chester; Rt Revd Mark Tanner

Thursday 17th
Samuel and Henrietta Barnett, Social Reformers 1913 and 1936
– South Shields TM All Saints, St Mary w St Martin: Team Rector: Rev Mervyn
– Holy Trinity C of E (Primary) Academy: Headteacher: Mrs T Murphy
– Heather Wallace: Pallion St Luke
– Diocese of Chhattisgarh – North India: Rt Revd Robert Ali

Friday 18th
Bernard Mizeki, Apostle of the MaShona, Martyr 1896
– Rekendyke St Jude: Vacant, Reader Mrs Jennifer Lake
– We pray this month for current deacons being priested in July and their parishes
– Revd Hilary Avent: Hetton Lyons with Eppleton
– Cranmer Hall, Revd Professor David Wilkinson, Principal, St John’s College,
Warden: Revd Dr Philip Plyming, Revd Emma Parker, Deputy Warden, Staff and
students in training for ministry
– Diocese of Chicago – TEC: Rt Revd Jeffrey Lee

Saturday 19th
Sundar Singh of India, Sadhu (holy man), Evangelist, Teacher of the Faith, 1929
– South Shields St Aidan and St Stephen (The Lawe): Vacant
– Our Bishops – Paul, Sarah, Assistant Bishops: John, Glyn, & David
– Revd Phil Carter : Castleside St John and Benfieldside St Cuthbert
– Diocese of Chichester: Rt Revd Martin Warner

From the Parish Cycle

Those living in
Cleadon Lane
Sandy Chare

Secretary of State for International Trade (President of the Board Of Trade)
Pray for manufacturing, commerce, retail, especially with overseas partners

Angola, Mozambique

Churches Together in South Tyneside

This week’s Prayer Points pdf is available here.