But those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Prayer Diary for March 2018

1 David, Bp of Menevia, Patron of Wales, c601

For those in education and in particular for our local schools.

Rockwood Close, Rose Grove, Tot Avenue.

2 Chad, Bishop of Lichfield, Missionary, 672                  

Women’s World Day of Prayer

For women throughout the world, especially women in Suriname who have prepared this year’s service.

Rylands Close, Rydal Drive, Salisbury Street.

3 For vocations to ministry

Salthouse Court, Salthouse Lane, Saxton Close


For insight to discern God’s will

Scott Avenue, Sidney Road, Silverwood Road.

5 For Time Travelling which begins today in Southwell Minster

Simons Court, South Road, Station Road.

6 For the housebound

Stoney Street, Styring Street, Suffolk Avenue.

7 Perpetua, Felicity and their Companions, Martyrs at Carthage, 203

For those persecuted for their faith

Sycamore Court, Tattershall Drive, Technology Drive

8 Edward King, Bp of Lincoln, 1910; Felix, Bp., Apostle to the Angles 647; Geoffrey Studdart Kennedy, Priest, Poet 1929

For those who minister to the armed forces, particularly as Chaplains

Templar Road, The City, The Cloisters.

9 For those suffering from financial hardship

The Dovecotes, The Parrs, The Poplars.

10 For the homeless and the work of the Hope Project

The Square, Thorndyke Close, Thyra Grove.


For all mothers and carers

Tracey Close, Trafalgar Road, Trevor Road.

12 For the emergency services

Turnpike Lane, Union Street, Venn Court.

13 For the work of Christian charities.

Vernon Avenue, Victory Road, Villa Street.

14 For all who seek to improve the environment in which we live

Waldemar Grove, Warwick Avenue, Waterloo Road.

15 For the PCC which meets this evening

Waverley Avenue, Wenson Avenue, West Crescent.

16 For farmers and the rural communities

West End, Westward Avenue, Wharton Crescent

17 Patrick, Bishop, Missionary, Patron of Ireland, c405

For Messy Church which takes place today

Wilkinson Avenue, Willoughby Close, Willoughby Street,

18 THE FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT – Passiontide begins

For all who have been baptised in the past year

Wimpole Road, Windrush Close, Windsor Street.

19 Joseph of Nazareth

For fathers

Wollaton Crescent, Wollaton Road, Woodside Road.

20 Cuthbert, Bp of Lindisfarne, Missionary. 687

For Paul, Bishop of Southwell & Nottingham, Tony, Bishop of Sherwood and our Assistant Bishops.

Acaster Close, Albert Road, Albion Street.

21 Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury, Reformation Martyr 1556

For Father Wayne, Father Rob and Rev. Kirstine and their families.

Alexandra Crescent, Alford Close, Alwyn Court.

22 For students and those in higher education

Anderson Crescent, Appleton Road, Arden Close.

23 For parents and grandparents

Ashfield Avenue, Avon Place, Barrydale Avenue.

24 Walter Hilton of Thurgarton, Augustinian Canon, Mystic, 1396

Oscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, Martyr, 1980

For all who have suffered for their faith

Barton Street, Beacon Road, Beech Avenue.

25 PALM SUNDAY United Nations’ Day for the victims of slavery.

British Summer Time begins

As Christ rode a servant’s donkey, we pray that we, too, may follow His example of service

Beeston Fields Drive, Beeston Lane, Bexhill Court.

26 Monday of Holy Week

That God’s house may be a true house of prayer

Birch Avenue, Bourne Close, Bowden Drive.

27 Tuesday of Holy Week

As Jesus taught at this time, we pray for all who teach the faith.

Briar Close, Broadgate, Broadgate Avenue.

28 Wednesday of Holy Week

That we may remain true to our faith

Broadwood Court, Broughton Street, Boulevard Industrial Estate

29 Maundy Thursday

That we may show the love of Christ in the service of others.

Canalside, Carisbrooke Avenue, Cartwright Way

30 Good Friday

That we may witness to the power of Christ crucified in our churches and in the world

Carwood Road, Cavendish Place, Cedar Avenue

31 Easter Eve

For grace to wait on God

Members of our congregation who live outside the parish.