For Prayer and Reflection

Some prayer suggestions and reflections for each day of March…

  1. Keep praying that one day pOVERty will be OVER.
  2. As Falkirk Presbytery meets tonight, pray for a wider and more hopeful vision for the future of the Church in our area.
  3. Remember in prayer those who are bereaved, it may take a long time to cope with loss and grief.
  4. As Lent continues, ask God’s forgiveness for the little sins that collect in the nooks and crannies of your heart.
  5. As you listen to the news, are there little prayers you want to say?
  6. Prayer is a conversation, so what do you want to talk to God about today?
  7. “Let no one ever come to you without coming away better and happier.” (Mother Teresa)
  8. No need to wait for Easter for this is the day, every day, that the Risen Lord walks with us!
  9. Trinity Transforming Lives: pray for the worship, work and witness of Falkirk Trinity Church as we seek to help transform lives in all we do.
  10. Christianity is not a programme to be adopted. It is a life to be lived…
  11. Yemen…one of many countries where there is war and unrest…pray for peace in our world.
  12. Pray for Laura our Probationer Minister and for her fellow Probationers as they meet in conference this weekend to continue their training and reflection.
  13. Contemplating some spring cleaning? What about some spring cleaning in our spiritual lives?
  14. £15.90 to feed a child for a whole school year with Mary’s Meals…food for thought isn’t it?
  15. What God requires of us is this: to do what is just, to show constant love, and to live in humble fellowship with our God. (Micah 6:8)
  16. “O Love that wilt not let me go, I rest my weary soul in thee.”
  17. Jesus himself was moved to tears. What moves you to tears and what do the tears move you to do?
  18. “Labelled with Love” seeking to help families in need with clothing. Pray for this new initiative, part of our Family Life Centre.
  19. Do you have a favourite song that is like a prayer? Go on, sing it! God doesn’t care if you are in tune!
  20. Every day is a school day, so pray that the eyes of young and old will be open to new insights into life and faith that God gives us.
  21. Look where change is happening in the Church, ask God to help you embrace it and follow it…
  22. This night, as I lie down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep…once again place yourself and your family into God’s loving care.
  23. Lord, help me to remember that nothing is going to happen to me today that you and I together can’t handle.
  24. What a friend we have in Jesus. Walk with him and talk with him along life’s narrow way.
  25. Give thanks with a grateful heart…
  26. May the Spirit shine into the dark corners of our hearts and our world.
  27. Pray for our friends in Sanctuary First, building an online Christian community.
  28. Palm Sunday…the crowd cheered and welcomed Jesus into Jerusalem…soon the crowd would turn against him…imagine yourself in the crowd…
  29. Holy Week begins: Jesus turned the tables…how can you?
  30. Jesus asks: Do you love me?
  31. What does Church Without Walls mean to you?

“May God’s blessing surround you each day as you trust him and walk in his way.”