For the nations
For the Pacific Island Nations:
– for peaceful and just elections.
For security as rising seas and cyclones imperil them.
Bless those who make their living from the sea, and help us to strike a wise balance between fishing for food and preserving the marine environment.
For the church
The Parish at Fred’s Pass: Church of the Good Shepherd and the Church of St Francis, Batchelor.
– Priest in Charge-elect Phil Zamagias
– Honorary Priest, Ian McDonald
– Hon. Associate Priest, Bishop Clyde Wood
Pray for the parish as it seeks to broaden communication with people in the surrounding rural area.
Fr Hiley Diweula in his ministry at White Gate Town Camp Community and to the St. Mary’s Chapel community and to Alyerre Hostel for renal patients in Alice Springs.
Diocese of Bathurst:
Bishop Ian Palmer; clergy and people.
For those in need
Those with nervous and mental illness and the clients of Beyond Blue.
For ourselves and our community
Those who lead intercessions during Sunday
Those who work and reside in the Alice Springs suburb of Flynn.
Indigenous Bible Translation and AUSil staff providing ministry resources and support.
Pray for meaningful contacts with the indigenous women church leaders and wisdom as we walk alongside them.