Prayer for today

Lucy’s chosen prayer for this Palm Sunday comes from the website Face Forward, run by the Catholic Office of Vocations in Columbus, Ohio (https://faceforwardcolumbus.com/). On this day of Great Rejoicing Lord Jesus Christ, when we welcome You as our King and Saviour We also walk in the shadow of your Cross Hosanna! We cry. Blessed … [Read more…]

Resources on anxiety and loneliness

Bishop James, as lead bishop on health and social care, has endorsed a series of reflections on how to cope with anxiety and loneliness in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, published today by the Church of England. The booklet gives advice ranging from putting aside time to rest and eating and sleeping well, to using … [Read more…]

Rev Tricia’s Thought for the Day

Rev Tricia Rogers, Methodist minister for Sandylands, Stricklandgate and Fellside Methodist Churches in Kendal, has started writing a ‘Thought for the Day’ two or three times a week to keep her congregations’ spiritual resources topped up at this time. They are being published on the Sandylands Facebook page and Stricklandgate Methodist Church website, but she’s … [Read more…]

Prayer for today

Lucy, who often writes Sunday intercessions for our Sunday worship at St George’s, has kindly offered to provide a special Sunday prayer for us all every week during this period of isolation. The first one comes from an order of service for evening prayer from the Northumbria Community (www.northumbriacommunity.org). Lord, You have always given bread … [Read more…]