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 August

1 For all who are on holiday at this time that they may feel refreshed in mind and spirit.

Broadgate Avenue, Broadwood Close, Broughton Street.

2 For all who work in Beeston

Boulevard Industrial Estate, Canalside, Carisbrooke Avenue.

3 For all who live in Care Homes in the parish and those who care for them

Cartwright Way, Carwood Road, Cavendish Place.

4 Jean-Baptist Vianney, Cure d’Arts, Spiritual Guide1859

For the emergency services

Cedar Avenue, Cedar Court, Charlotte Grove.

5 Oswald, King of Northumbria, Martyr 642

That like Oswald, we too may bear our Cross before the world

Chestnut Avenue, Chilwell Road, Church Street.

6 The Transfiguration of Our Lord

That we, too, may bear witness to Christ.

City Road, Clifford Avenue, Clifton Street.

7 John Mason Neale, Priest, Hymn Writer, 1866

For Parliament as it strives to accomplish the Brexit negotiations.

Clinton Street, Collin Street, Collington Street.

8 Dominic, Founder of the Order of Preachers, 1221

For the diocese of Qu’Appelle, Canada and its bishop, Rt. Rev. Rob Hardwick (our former curate) as they are remembered throughout the Anglican Communion today

Commercial Avenue, Coniston Road, Cornwall Avenue.

9 Mary Sumner, Founder of the Mothers’ Union, 1921.

For the Mothers’ Union in this parish and diocese and throughout the world.

Cotswold Court, Coventry Road, Cromwell Road.

10 Laurence, Deacon at Rome, Martyr, 258

For all who work in the medical professions

Cross Street, Cyprus Avenue, Cyprus Drive.

11 Clare of Assisi, Founder of the Minoresses (Poor Clares) 1253,

John Henry Newman, Priest, Tractarian, 1890

For the sisters of the Community of the Holy Cross, Rempstone

Cyril Avenue, Dagmar Grove, Dallas York Road.

12 International Youth Day

For members of our Sunday School, Messy Church, ABC2 and the youth of our parish.

David Grove, Denison Street, Dennis Avenue.


For the revival of the life of the church

Derby Road, Derby Street, Devonshire Avenue

14 Maximillian Kolbe, Friar, Martyr, 1941

For those who have died for their faith

Dovecote Lane, Dunsmore Close, Devonshire Avenue.

15 The Blessed Virgin Mary

As we pray for the mother of Jesus, so we also pray for all mothers

East Crescent Eaton Close, Ellis Grove.

16 For those separated from their families for whatever reason

Elm Avenue, Elswick Drive, Endsleigh Gardens.

17 For all who are in hospital at this time or who need our prayers

Enfield Street, Evelyn Street, Farfield Avenue.

18 For prisoners and their families

Fellows Road, Firs Avenue, Fletcher Road.

19 For the victims of crime

Foster Avenue, Gale Close, Georgina Road.


That in our pilgrimage we may follow God’s will

Gladstone Street, Glebe Street, Grace Avenue.

21 For our parish of Beeston as it is remembered in the Diocesan Prayer Diary today

Grange Avenue, Grasmere Road, Grassy Lane.

22 For journalists and all who work in the media

Grenville Road, Grove Street, Hall Croft.

23 For peace in the world and for those serving as peacemakers.

Hampden Grove, Harcourt Street, Hartley Drive.

24 Bartholomew the Apostle

That we too may be witnesses to the resurrection of Jesus

Hassocks Lane, Hawthorne Road, Heard Crescent.

25 For our Prayer and Bible Study Groups

Heather Rise, Henry Road, Herald Close

26 For our Christian brothers and sisters and those of other faiths in our parish

Hetley Road, High Road, Highfield Close


For grace that we may remain firm on the foundation of the Gospel

Hillside Crescent, Hillside Road, Holden Road.

28 Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, Teacher of the Faith, 430

For farmers and those who work on the land

Humber Road, Humber Road South, Hutton Close.

29 The Beheading of John the Baptist

For the victims of violence

Imperial Avenue, Imperial Road, Ireland Avenue.

30 John Bunyan, Spiritual writer, 1688

For our neighbours

Ireton Street, Jasmine Close, Kenilworth Court.

31 Aidan, Bp of Lindisfarne, Missionary, 851

That we may be steadfast in our faith and active in God’s service.

Members of our congregation who live outside the parish.