Living God's Love Values - Generosity, Joy, Imagination and Courage
Living God's Love Values - Generosity, Joy, Imagination and Courage

Daily Prayers

Regular prayer diary

14th July, Hertford and Ware Bayford Theresa Musiwacho, (LLW) Ann Mitcheson, Colin Rees, Beresford Thompson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northern Malawi (Central Africa) Fanuel Emmanuel Magangani; Barbados (West Indies) Michael Maxwell; Kampala (Uganda) Stephen Samuel Kaziimba (Primate)

15th July, Hertford and Ware Bengeo Holy Trinity and St Leonard with Christ Church Robert Thompson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northern Mexico (Mexico) Francisco Moreno (Primate); Bari (Nigeria) Idris Zubairu

16th July, Hertford and Ware Bramfield Jenny Gray, (AM) Angela Lynas, Brenda Tipping, (R) Ann Edwards, (LLW) Richard Mean, Elizabeth Waterman

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northern Michigan (ECUSA) Rayford Ray; Barisal (Bangladesh) Shourabh Pholia; Barrackpore (North India) Paritosh Canning

17th July, Hertford and Ware Essendon Theresa Musiwacho, (LLW) Ann Mitcheson, Colin Rees, Beresford Thompson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northern Philippines (Philippines) Brent Alawas; Bath & Wells (England) Peter HancockSaturday, 18 July 2020

18th July, Hertford and Ware Great Amwell with St Margaret’s (ALM) Elizabeth Goldsmith, (Rs) Lynne Griffiths, Rachel Melrose

Thanksgiving: For the successful appointment of the Revd Dr Sarah Forrest as our new Priest-in-Charge. We also give thanks for the work of the churchwardens and ministry team during the vacancy.
Prayers: That we deepen our relationship with God, one another and our wider community, and seek a refreshed sense of mission and ministry throughout the Benefice as we look forward to welcoming our new incumbent.
ACP: Northern Territory, The (Australia) Greg Anderson; Bathurst (Australia) Mark Calder; Kano (Nigeria) Zakka Nyam

19th July, Hertford and Ware Hertford All Saints Jo Loveridge, (R) Janet Bird

Thanksgiving: For the increasing the contact that All Saints has with young people and families and their sense of belonging.
Prayers: For innovative and meaningful ways in which we can deepen faith when we have reached new people.
ACP: ECUSA in the Philippines; Joel Atiwag Pachao - Prime Bishop of the Philippines

20th July, Hertford and Ware Hertford, St Andrew with St Nicholas Hugh Stewart, (LLW) Forbes Mutch

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northern Uganda (Uganda) Johnson Gakumba; Bauchi (Nigeria) Musa Tula; Kansas (ECUSA) Cathleen Bascom

21st July, Hertford and Ware Hertingfordbury Hugh Stewart

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northern Zambia (Central Africa) Albert Chama (Primate); Belize (West Indies) Philip Wright; Kanyakumari (South India) A R Chelliah

22nd July, Hertford and Ware High Cross, St John the Evangelist Amanda Duncan, (LLWs) Sara McCrea, Liz Finn, Arabelle Coles, Tracy Gatteri

Thanksgiving: That the church is now open during the day weekends and one day a week.
Prayers: For the making of a new MAP and development of RNP vision.
ACP: Northwest Ankole (Uganda) Amos Magezi; Bendigo (Australia) Matt Brain

23rd July, Hertford and Ware Hunsdon Mark Dunstan, (R) David Scott

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Northwest Texas (ECUSA) Scott Mayer; Benin (Nigeria) Peter Imasuen (Diocesan Bishop); Bermuda (Bermuda) Nicholas Dill

24th July, Hertford and Ware Little Amwell, Holy Trinity Sally Dryden, (Rs) Glyn Barker, Bridget Russell

Thanksgiving: New Vicar - in post since October, lots of new Families activities going on in church and in the village. Community being built.
Prayers: For growth of worshiping communities outside of Sunday and deeper relationships being made with local community and school.
ACP: Northwestern Pennsylvania (ECUSA) Sean Rowe; Bethlehem (ECUSA) Kevin Nichols

25th July, Hertford and Ware Little Berkhamsted Theresa Musiwacho, (LLW) Ann Mitcheson, Colin Rees, Beresford Thompson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Norwich (England) Graham James; Bhopal (North India) Manoj Charan; Kapoeta (South Sudan) Isaac Deu Chol (Diocesan Bishop)

26th July, Hertford and Ware Ponsbourne, St Mary Theresa Musiwacho, (LLW) Ann Mitcheson, Colin Rees, Beresford Thompson, Deborah Tavana

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: All the bishops who would have gathered in Canterbury, Kent for the Lambeth Conference

27th July, Hertford and Ware Stanstead Abbots (ALM) Elizabeth Goldsmith, (Rs) Lynne Griffiths, Rachel Melrose

Thanksgiving: For the appointment of the Revd Dr Sarah Forrest as our new Priest-in-Charge.
Prayers: For the Families who have suffered the loss of a loved one during the Covid-19 Pandemic and been unable to attend the church for their funerals.
ACP: Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island (Canada) Ronald Wayne Cutler); Bida (Nigeria) Jonah Kolo; Karachi (Pakistan) Sadiq Daniel

28th July, Hertford and Ware Stapleford Jenny Gray, (AM) Angela Lynas, Brenda Tipping, (R) Ann Edwards, (LLW) Richard Mean, Elizabeth Waterman

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Nsukka (Nigeria) Aloysius Agbo; Biharamulo (Tanzania) Yusuph Vithalis; Karamoja (Uganda) Joseph Abura

29th July, Hertford and Ware Thundridge Amanda Duncan, (LLW) Marion Andrews

Thanksgiving: That the church is now open daily and people are visiting.
Prayers: For the making of a new MAP and development of RNP vision.
ACP: Nyahururu (Kenya) Stephen Kabora; Birmingham (England) David Andrew Urquhart

30th July, Hertford and Ware Ware Ysmena Pentelow, David Sheppard, (LLW) Katy Little

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Nzara (South Sudan) Richard Bbikoyesu Aquilla; Blackburn (England) Julian Tudor Henderson; Bo (Sierra Leone) (West Africa) Solomon Leonard Scott-Manga

31st July, Hertford and Ware Ware, Christ Church John Hookway, (Rs) Brad Holland, Richard Jarvest, Rachel Quinlan, Mary Salter, (LLW) John Stockwell

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Missionary District of Oeste-Brasil (Brazil) Naudal Alves Gomes (Primate); Boga (Congo) Mugenyi William Bahemuka; Port Elizabeth (Southern Africa) Edward Ronald Daniels

1st August, Prison Chaplains Phil Abrey, Gillian Kern, Simon Woodmore, Doug Merriman, Kim Davey and chaplains for all the main faiths

Thanksgiving: For the respect and centrality of Chaplaincy in the life of the prison.
Prayers: For the right person to be appointed as Managing Chaplain when Phil retires after 19 years in post.
ACP: Offa (Nigeria) Solomon Olusola Akambi; Bolivia (South America) Raphael Samuel; Karimnagar (South India) Reuben Mark

2nd August, Mental Health Chaplains Revd Terry Seasman, Yasmin Hamid, Christine Dowling, Revd Sam Chirwa

Thanksgiving: For the impact that the team has had on spirituality within the NHS and beyond over the past five years.
Prayers: For God’s support through a period of transition with a new team leader.
ACP: All the Spouses and Partners who would have gathered in Canterbury, Kent for the Lambeth Conference

3rd August, Hertford and Ware Wareside, Holy Trinity Mark Dunstan, (R) David Scott

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Karnataka Central (South India) Prasana Kumar Samuel; Karnataka North (South India) Ravikumar J. Niranjan; Karnataka South (South India) Mohan Manoraj

4th August, Hertford and Ware Waterford, St Michael and All Angels Jenny Gray, (AM) Angela Lynas, (R) Ann Edwards, Brenda Tipping, (LLWs) Richard Mean, Elizabeth Waterman.

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Ogbaru (Nigeria) Prosper Amah; Bondo (Kenya) David Kodia; Kasai - Mbujimayi (Congo) Vacant

5th August, Hertford and Ware Watton-at-Stone Jenny Gray, (AM) Angela Lynas, (R) Ann Edwards, Brenda Tipping, (LLWs) Richard Mean, Elizabeth Waterman.

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Ogbia (Nigeria) James Oruwori; Bor (South Sudan) Ruben Akurdid Ngong; Umzimvubu (Southern Africa) Sitembele Mzamane

6th August, Hertford and Ware Widford Mark Dunstan, (R) David Scott

Festival: The Transfiguration
Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Ogbomoso (Nigeria) Vacant; Botswana (Central Africa) Metlhayotlhe Rawlings Beleme; Brandon (Canada) William Cliff

7th August, Hitchin Great Wymondley Ginni Dear, (R) Howell Davies

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Ogoni (Nigeria) Solomon Gberegbara; Brasilia (Brazil) Maurício Jose Araujo De Andrade; Brazzaville (Congo) Molanga Jean Botola

8th August, Hitchin Hitchin Christopher Bunce, Melanie Crowley, Ian Todd (R) Belinda Copson, (LLW) Gina Abbatt

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Ogori-Magongo (Nigeria) Festus Davies; Brechin (Scotland) Andrew Swift; Katakwa (Kenya) John Okude Omuse

9th August, Hitchin Holwell Mary Fane de Salis, Margaret Holford, (Rs) Gena Edwards, Margaret Johnson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: The Province de L'Eglise Anglicane au Rwanda; Laurent Mbanda - Archbishop of L'Eglise Episcopal au Rwanda & Bishop of Shyira

10th August, Hitchin Ickleford Mary Fane de Salis, Margaret Holford, (Rs) Gena Edwards, Margaret Johnson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Ohaji / Egbema (Nigeria) Chidi Collins Oparaojiaku; Brisbane (Australia) Phillip John Aspinall (Diocesan Bishop)

11th August, Hitchin Kings Walden Terrance Bell, (R) Sara Smith, (LLW) Lorraine Burt, Geoffrey Mercer, Sue Pearce, Richard Alvarez

Thanksgiving: For the reslience and fortitude of our church and village community.
Prayers: For ways to meet our financial shortfall due to the pandemic and for more people to join our church.
ACP: Ohio (ECUSA) Mark Hollingsworth; Bristol (England) Vivienne Faull; Katanga (Congo) Bertin Subi

12th August, Hitchin Letchworth Robert Kozak, (R) Jackie Halter

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Oji River (Nigeria) Amos Amankechinelo Madu; British Columbia (Canada) Logan McMenamie

13th August, Hitchin Letchworth, St Paul Jeni McQuaid and Amanda Ferris, (Rs) Martin Hannon and Anne Jenkins, (PtO) David Sellick and Jill Thomson

Thanksgiving: For the growth we are experiencing.
Prayers: For those joining us to be integrated into the life of the church
ACP: Okene (Nigeria) Emmanuel Onsachi; Buhiga (Burundi) Evariste Nijimbere; Bujumbura (Burundi) Eraste Bigirimana

14th August, Hitchin Lilley Terrance Bell, (R) Sara Smith, (LLW) Lorraine Burt, Geoffrey Mercer, Sue Pearce, Richard Alvarez

Thanksgiving: For the reslience and fortitude of our church and village community.
Prayers: For ways to meet our financial shortfall due to the pandemic and for more people to join our church.
ACP: Oke-Ogun (Nigeria) Cornelius Adagbada; Bukavu (Congo) Sylvestre Bahati

15th August, Hitchin Little Wymondley Ginni Dear, (R) Howell Davies

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Oke-Osun (Nigeria) Abraham Akinlalu; Bukedi (Uganda) Samuel Egesa; Katsina (Nigeria) Jonathan Bamaiyi

16th August, Hitchin Norton Trevor Sharp, Claire Harald, (Rs) Helen Giles, Karen Williams

Thanksgiving: For growing relations with Stonehill School.
Prayers: Work of our ministry action team as they seek to lead our church into new growth.
ACP: The Scottish Episcopal Church; Mark Strange - Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church & Bishop of Moray, Ross & Caithness

17th August, Hitchin Offley Terrance Bell, (R) Sara Smith, (LLW) Lorraine Burt, Geoffrey Mercer, Sue Pearce, Richard Alvarez

Thanksgiving: For the reslience and fortitude of our church and village community.
Prayers: For ways to meet our financial shortfall due to the pandemic and for more people to join our church.
ACP: Okigwe (Nigeria) Edward Osuegbu; Okigwe North (Nigeria) Godson Udochukwu Ukanwa; Okigwe South (Nigeria) David Onuoha; Kebbi (Nigeria) Edmund Akanya

18th August, Hitchin Pirton Mary Fane de Salis, Margaret Holford, (Rs) Gena Edwards, Margaret Johnson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Okinawa (Japan) David Eisho Uehara; Bukuru (Nigeria) Jwan Zhumbes

19th August, Hitchin Radwell Bill Britt, Graham Clark, (R) Andrea Charsley

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Oklahoma (ECUSA) Edward Konieczny; Bunbury (Australia) Ian Coutts

20th August, Hitchin St Ippolyts Ginni Dear, (R) Howell Davies, (LLW) Doug Richardson

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Okrika (Nigeria) Tubokosemie Atere; Bungoma (Kenya) The Revd George Mechumo

21st August, Hitchin St Paul’s Walden Stephen Fielding, (Rs) Dawn Jenkins, Alec Dickinson

Thanksgiving: The continuing vitality and health of the parish.
Prayers: Our upcoming Appeals
ACP: Oleh (Nigeria) John Usiwoma Aruakpor; Bunyoro-Kitara (Uganda) Samuel Kahuma

22nd August, Hitchin Stotfold Bill Britt, Graham Clark, (R) Andrea Charsley

Thanksgiving: For the Ministers of the Parish and the community they serve.
ACP: Kentucky (ECUSA) Terry White; Kericho (Kenya) Ernest Kiprotich Ng'eno; Khartoum (Sudan) Ezekiel Kumir Kondo (Primate)

23rd August, Hitchin Wilbury Jess McClaren, (R ) Peter Wilcox

Thanksgiving: For Jess's appointment and for excellent help from other clergy during the vacancy.
Prayers: For Jess and all of us, together, as we seek God's will for our way forward.
ACP: The Church of the Province of South East Asia; Melter Tais - Archbishop of South East Asia & Bishop of Sabah

24th August, Hitchin Willian Jeni McQuaid and Amanda Ferris, (Rs) Martin Hannon and Anne Jenkins, (PtO) David Sellick and Jill Thomson

Thanksgiving: For the growth we are experiencing.
Prayers: For those joining us to be integrated into the life of the church
ACP: Kibondo (Tanzania) Sospeter Ndenza; Kigali (Rwanda) Nathan Amooti Rusengo; Kigeme (Rwanda) Assiel Musabyimana

25th August, Luton Biscot, Holy Trinity Thomas Singh

Thanksgiving: For the full care and support from other clergy of our integrity.
Prayers: Would appreciate your fervent prayers for church growth.
ACP: Olo (South Sudan) Tandema Obede; Busan (Korea) Onesimus Dongsin Park; Kigezi (Uganda) George Bagamuhunda

26th August, Luton Bushmead Tim Madeley

Thanksgiving: The way the community came together to respond to the coronavirus outbreak
Prayers: Continuing to build up good links with the local community
ACP: Olympia (ECUSA) Gregory Rickel; Busoga (Uganda) Paul Moses Samson Naimanhye

27th August, Luton Caddington Rob O'Neill, (AM) Lindsay Moss

Thanksgiving: For the increasing number of young families associated with the church.
Prayers: Ongoing spiritual renewal.
ACP: Omu-Aran (Nigeria) Philip Adeyemo; Butare (Rwanda) Nathan Gasatura; Butere (Kenya) Timothy Wambunya

28th August, Luton Farley Hill, St John the Baptist Rob O'Neill, (LLW) Grayson Fuhrman, Sarah Fuhrman

Thanksgiving: For the growth of youth work on the estate.
Prayers: Funding for the long term sustainability of the Eden Team.
ACP: On the Lake (Nigeria) Chijioke Oti; Buye (Burundi) Sixbert Macumi

29th August, Luton Leagrave, St Luke Grace Sentamu Baverstock, Jess McLaren, (Rs) Gena Turland, Linda Oliver, Annietta Stapleton

Thanksgiving: For the start of Church@5 a new service on a Saturday at Hockwell Ring Community Centre.
Prayers: That Church@5 grows numerically, spiritually and financially.
ACP: On the Niger (Nigeria) Owen Chidozie Nwokolo; Byumba (Rwanda) Emmanuel Ngendahayo; Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh (Ireland) Ferran Glenfield

30th August, Luton Luton Mike Jones, Catherine Moss, (PTO) Chris Adams

Thanksgiving: For our Joyskills Course training in relationships.
Prayers: For connecting with our many visitors.
ACP: The United Church of South India; Dharmaraj Rasalam - Moderator of CSI & Bishop of South Kerala

31st August, Luton Luton, All Saints with St Peter David Kesterton, (SSM) Jo Burke

Thanksgiving: For our creative presence in this neighbourhood and strong relationships with Muslim neighbours
Prayers: For new ways of developing our mission, especially using St Peters centre
ACP: Kimberley & Kuruman (Southern Africa) Oswald Swartz; Kindu (Congo) Zacharie Masimango Katanda (Primate); Kinkiizi (Uganda) Dan Zoreka

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