Prayer of the Week for the Week Beginning 12th March 2017
O Holy Spirit, giver of life and light, breath of all creatures, purifier of all souls and healer of all wounds: be fire to my heart, light on my path and friend for my journey; and this for your own love’s sake. Amen
Hildegard of Bingen (1098 – 1179)
Prayer of the Week for the Week Beginning 5th March 2017
Let your outstretched arm be our defence, O Lord; your mercy and loving kindness in Jesus Christ, our salvation; your true and living Word be our instruction and the grace of your life-giving Spirit be our strength; now and forever. Amen.
John Knox, Book of Common Order (1564)
Prayer of the Week for the Week Beginning 19th February 2017
Grant us, O Lord, humble, lowly and quiet hearts. Give our waking hours patience, kindness and tenderness of spirit. Let all our words, our works and all our thoughts be overshadowed by the gift of your Holy Spirit, now and for ever. Amen.
Thomas More (1478 – 1535)
Prayer of the Week for the Week Beginning 29th January 2017
Grant us your help, O God, that whatever by the teaching of your Holy Spirit we know to be our duty, we may by your grace be enabled to perform it; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
William Bright (1824 – 1901)
Abbot Hall Christian Hotel
On Friday 8th April 2016 the participants of the Alpha Course, currently being run at St Martin’s, all met at the Abbot Hall Christian Hotel in Grange-Over-Sands for the Alpha Weekend. Continue reading