President's Prayer
July 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – July 2019

‘Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my help and my God.’ (Psalm 42:5,11; 43:5 NRSV) 5 Why am I discouraged? Why am I restless?     I trust you! And I will praise you again…
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President's Prayer
May 30, 2019

A Call to Pray – June 2019

‘When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.’ Acts 2:1 Holy Spirit, we unite in prayer to greet you. From every land, in cities, towns and villages, in great cathedrals and small groups under the trees, as individuals in the home or workplace, and…
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President's Prayer
May 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – May 2019

‘Grace and peace to you from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits before his throne, and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him…
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President's Prayer
April 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – April 2019

The events we recall at Passiontide and Easter evoke a mixture of emotions: fear and confusion, hopelessness and despair, turning to anticipation, awe, praise and thanksgiving. Current events in our world may produce in us some similar emotions. As we weep for those lives lost in the air crash of…
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President's Prayer
February 28, 2019

A Call to Pray – March 2019

‘Let mutual love continue.’ Hebrews 13:1 As delegates to the United Methodist Church General Conference in St Louis return to their homes, many will be deeply disappointed at the result while others will be convinced the best decision has been made. We pray for all United Methodists, in all their…
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