Weekly Prayer – Brian Reardon

Weekly Prayer – Brian Reardon

The Public Prayer of Sportsmen If, you like me, watch football on television, you often see many of the players from Spain and the South American countries cross themselves before entering the field of play and you will see their lips move as they offer prayer to God....
Weekly Prayer – Monica O’Dea

Weekly Prayer – Monica O’Dea

There are days when you just need to be held. When your resources run out and you cry to the Lord for help and strength. If you are experiencing a day like that I would encourage you to turn to Isaiah 46.  It opens with a picture of weary animals carrying the heavy...
Weekly Prayer – Iain Hodgins

Weekly Prayer – Iain Hodgins

Of all the Bible’s many stories, an all-time favourite is the Supper at Emmaus. As a number of great artists have made the story the subject of their paintings, so Luke 24: 13 – 35 has been an almost annual theme of my Easter Sunday evening sermons for over...
Weekly Prayer – Rhidian Griffiths

Weekly Prayer – Rhidian Griffiths

Lord God, we thank you for the privilege of kneeling before you in prayer during Holy Week. Turn our thoughts to the cross of Jesus your son, and help us to follow him along the lonely road of his suffering. As we look to the cross, may we see your light breaking...
Weekly Prayer – Rhys Bebb Jones

Weekly Prayer – Rhys Bebb Jones

Our Father, we treasure these moments as we turn to you in prayer. We thank you for enriching our lives with your love. We only realise how fragile we really are when we become ill. We take our health and well-being very much for granted. We admit that we do not thank...
Weekly Prayer – Mike Ward

Weekly Prayer – Mike Ward

Note: Mike Ward’s prayers were prepared before the war in Ukraine began, but the storms that assail us in these days and George Macleod’s words of trying to find God’s presence in the blackest of days, still apply. “I love deadlines. I like the whooshing...