Diocesan & Anglican prayer cycles

Diocesan Cycle of Prayer, part 1: Advent 2013 to 8th Sunday after the Epiphany 2014

 

February 16, 2014, Epiphany 6, The Regional Development Team

Give thanks for the renewed spirit of hospitality and service in our congregations; pray for our continuing work with congregations to nurture vital, dynamic, sustainable communities of faith. 

February 23, 2014 Epiphany 7, Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, Spokane

Pray with them for God’s energy and vision in this time of renewal. 

March 2, 2014, Epiphany 8, St. David’s, Spokane,

Give thanks for their courage and perseverance through the difficult work of on-going redevelopment, and pray with them for a spirit of mutual affection, creative risk-taking, and public generosity.

 

Diocesan Cycle of Prayer, part 2: Lent 1 to Last after Pentecost 2014

 

March 9, 2014, Lent 1, Episcopal Relief & Development

Pray that Episcopal Relief & Development may have the vision of Jesus, whose compassion failed not, that following His example we may bring healing to this hurting world.

 

March 16, 2014, Lent 2, St. Mary’s, Bonner’s Ferry

 

March 23 2014, Lent 3, House of Bishops’ Meeting, Camp Allen, Texas

Give thanks for the work and witness of the Bishops of the Episcopal Church. Pray for them as they meet, that they may worship, learn, and work together.

 

March 30, 2014, Lent 4, St. Andrew’s, Chelan

 

April 6, 2014, Lent 5, St. Paul’s, Cheney

 

April 13, 2014, Palm Sunday, St. James, Cashmere

 

April 20, 2014, Easter Day, St. Mark’s, Moscow

Pray with them for vision, commitment, and the will to serve as part of Christ’s body.

 

April 27 2014, Easter 2, St. John’s, Colville

 

May 4, 2014, Easter 3, Clergy Conference

Give thanks for the variety of gifts shown in the lives of the clergy of this diocese. Pray that the Clergy Conference will be a time of inspiration and learning within community.

 

May 11 2014, Easter 4, United Thank Offering

Give thanks for the many ways that grants from the United Thank Offering significantly impact the lives of women and children, because of Christ’s love. Pray that more will be encouraged in daily prayers, offerings, and awareness of the abundance of God’s blessings.

 

May 18, 2014, Easter 5, Grace Church, Dayton

 

May 25, 2014, Easter 6, Camp Cross

Give thanks for all who work to ensure that all who come to Camp Cross are fed spiritually, mentally, and physically. Pray for Camp Cross and its power to transform the lives of all who are touched by its ministry.

 

June 1, 2014, Easter 7, Grace Church, Ellensburg

 

June 8, 2014, Pentecost, Holy Spirit, Dover/Sandpoint

 

June 15, 2014, Trinity Sunday, Holy Trinity, Sunnyside

Give thanks with us for our outreach and hospitality to the Sunnyside Community and beyond.

 

June 22, 2014, Pentecost 2, St. John the Baptist, Ephrata

 

June 29, 2014, Pentecost 3, St. Dunstan’s, Grand Coulee

 

July 6, 2014, Pentecost 4, Chapel of the Friend of God, Mazama

 

July 13, 2014, Pentecost 5, St. Martin’s, Moses Lake

 

July 20, 2014, Pentecost 6, St. Peter’s, Pomeroy

 

July 27, 2014, Pentecost 7, St. James’, Pullman

 

August 3, 2014, Pentecost 8, Retired Bishops and Clergy

Give thanks for the ways their lives witness to God’s love and enrich the faith and mission of our Diocese. Pray for them and their families in their continuing witness.

 

August 10, 2014, Pentecost 9, St. Mark’s, Ritzville

 

August 17 2014, Pentecost 10, Church of the Resurrection, Roslyn/Cle Elum

 

August 24, 2014, Pentecost 11, St. Andrew’s, Spokane

 

August 31 2014, Pentecost 12, Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Spokane

 

September 7, 2014, Pentecost 13, St. Stephen’s, Spokane

 

September 14, 2014, Pentecost 14, Children’s Christian Education and Formation

Give thanks for our children and the energy and fresh outlook they bring to any endeavor. Pray that we all continue to be both teachers and learners throughout our lives in Christ

 

September 21, 2014, Pentecost 15, College Work and Young Adult Ministries

Give thanks for God’s blessing young adults with unique opportunities to serve Christ throughout the world and the grace to discern their role in God’s world. Pray for those who minister with them, and pray that God will be at the center of their lives.

 

September 28, 2014, Pentecost 16, St. Luke’s, Wenatchee

 

October 5, 2014, Pentecost 17, Non Parochial & Specially Licensed Clergy

Give thanks for their rich variety of gifts and their service to Almighty God in this diocese. Pray for them and their families in their continuing ministries.

 

October 12, 2014, Pentecost, Diocesan Convention, Walla Walla

Give thanks for the opportunity to meet together as we prepare for our 50th Annual Convention. Pray that we will be ready to listen to each other, make wise decisions, and learn together.

 

October 19, 2014, Pentecost, Diocesan Convention, Walla Walla

Give thanks for the hospitality extended to the Diocesan Convention Delegates. Pray that all who have been a part of the convention will have a renewed sense of the Spirit of God working in and through them.

 

October 26, 2014, Pentecost 20, Bishop J and Gloria Waggoner

Give thanks for their leadership, stewardship, hospitality and service. Pray for their continuing strength, energy and creativity in the life of ministry with us.

 

November 2, 2014, Pentecost 21, Holy Trinity, Wallace

 

November 9, 2014, Pentecost 22, St. Paul’s, Walla Walla

 

November 16, 2014, Pentecost 23, Holy Trinity, Wallace

 

November 23, 2014, Last after Pentecost, Diocesan Staff, Leaders & Volunteers

Give thanks for those who by their faithful work enable the witness and mission of the Diocese of Spokane.