Readings may be found at the Revised Common Lectionary website.
PRAYERS THIS WEEK
In the Anglican Communion-worldwide: Pray for La Iglesia Anglicana de Mexico and Archbishop Francisco Moreno;
In the Anglican Church of Canada we pray for: our primate, Fred Hiltz in the final months of his term; our national Indigenous bishop, Mark McDonald, suffering severe nerve pain; our General Secretary Michael Thompson and General Synod Staff;
In Our Diocese of Rupert’s Land we pray for: our bishop Geoffrey Woodcroft; our Indigenous Awareness Month events; the Centre for Christian Studies;
In Our Parish Family we pray for: Rose B; Phil B; Marilyn B; Grain of Wheat Church Community; and Shiloh Apostolic Church;
For Our Parish: St. Matthew’s, here in the heart of the city in the heart of God. Strengthen our church to be like a great tree giving shade and shelter to all who come. Under its branches let the people rest in your grace and be re-rooted in your kingdom’s work. May the streets of our community be holy ground beneath our feet.
Pray for those in Care Homes: Sylvester T; Winnie C.
Pray for people who have died: Xavier R; Lilja B; Peter R; Clive D; Rest eternal grant unto them, O Lord; and let light perpetual shine upon them.
Pray for people in need: Dan T; Ty; Dustin, Sara, Joan, and Courtney A; the Robertson family; Theresa H; Winston G; Fred A, David E, Madison M, and Doug for healing; Rev. Abraham; our cousin church St. James in Grand Rapids.
Pray in Thanksgiving: for Paulina S, Cary W, and Tammy W on their birthdays.