For Prayer and Reflection

Some prayer suggestions and reflections for each day of August…

  1. All of you are Christ’s body, and each one is a part of it.
  2. Pray for the victims of the Post Office “Horizon scandal”.
  3. Pray for those voting for our new Prime Minister.
  4. Lord, have mercy on me.
  5. Count your blessings, name them one by one.
  6. What needs a-changing in your life? Ask for God’s help.
  7. Building your house on rock or sand?
  8. Pray for those living with the many continuing effects of coronavirus.
  9. Speak Lord, your servant is listening.
  10. Pray for those who are bereaved.
  11. God’s waiting, if you want to talk?
  12.  Listen to the news, and pray.
  13. New wine goes into new wineskins! Makes sense?
  14. A mustard seed of faith is all you need!
  15. Church is not perfect, go easy on one another.
  16. Faith and actions, they sit together, always.
  17. Schools are back! Pray for teachers and pupils.
  18. I have called you by name – you are mine. (God)
  19. Kingdom values? What are they to you?
  20. Six months since Russia invaded Ukraine: pray for an end to Russian aggression and for peace and justice for  the people of Ukraine.
  21. Jesus is Lord, Creation’s voice proclaims it!
  22. Pray for all NHS staff as they continue to tend, heal and care.
  23. Lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil.
  24. Walk with us, Lord, through the dark valleys.
  25. Spend the day going around giving thanks to God!
  26. All over the world, God’s Spirit is moving. Get in on the action!
  27. I call to you, Lord; help me now!
  28. May you know God’s love, although it can never be fully known.
  29. Ask not what Church can do for you, but what you can do for your Church!
  30. Climate Change: the problem isn’t going away, continue to act and pray!
  31. God is love, and whoever lives in love lives in union with God.

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