Monthly Parish Prayer Diary

Monthly Prayer Diary for Octobe

Friday 12th

So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

Saturday 13th

Dear Lord, I willingly offer You all that I am to serve you, as and where you choose.

Sunday 14th

Lord, I know there is darkness within me and around me. Bless these days with your Word. Let your Light shine in the darkness. 

Monday 15th

Lord of all power, I give you my will, in joyful obedience your tasks to fulfil.

Tuesday 16th

Lord Jesus, let your word settle on me and bear fruit, so that I may play a part in your harvest.

Wednesday 17th

Lord Jesus, I open my heart to You and invite You to speak to me, and give me the boldness to fulfil your will for my life. Amen

Thursday 18th

Guide me Lord, so that I may do your will in all things, for you alone know the path that I must follow. Amen

Friday 19th

Lord, You have searched my heart. You know all my thoughts, fears, flaws and habits. You know me inside out and yet You love me completely. In Your presence I am safe. Come and restore me and make me new, so that I may love You fully. 

Saturday 20th

We pray for those in Government – may they consider the poor, the needy and those in distress when making decisions.

Sunday 21st

He who looks down on his neighbour sins, blessed is he who takes pity on the poor

Monday 22nd

As the new week starts, let us remember those in this world who are struggling with many challenges from day to day. Help them to find their way, and to know that you walk beside them. Amen

Tuesday 23rd

God of love and compassion, help us to speak Your words of welcome to all those around us.

Wednesday 24th

And he will raise you up on eagles wings, bear you on the breath of dawn, make you to shine like the sun, and hold you in the palm of his hand.

Thursday 25th

Be still, for the glory of the Lord, is shining all around.

Friday 26th

Lord, let us show our love and support for those around us, let us be friendly and kind to all those we engage with. Amen

Saturday 27th

I come to You to ask that You show me the way in all things, I am your willing servant, and You my Lord.

Sunday 28th

Lord, I thank you for your goodness and faithfulness, you are gracious and compassionate. Slow to anger and rich in love.

Monday 29th

Lord, help me to reach out to others today, showing them love and compassion. Amen

Tuesday 30th

Heal me, Lord, and help me to find you in the darkness of my life.  
Let me reach out in this darkness and feel your hand and love there to guide me.

Wednesday 31st

Let me walk in beauty, and may my eyes always see the red and purple sunset.
May my hands respect the things that you have made, and my ears be sharp to hear your voice. Amen


October prayer diary has been prepared by Norah Wright