We continue in Paul’s letter to the Philippians - Finding Joy Right Here. Paul reminds us that we are citizens of Heaven but we still have to live right here everyday as disciples of Jesus Christ. Each day we have a short devotional video based on some verses from the letter.
Let’s Pray For Mission in Ireland Pray for wisdom and guidance as important decisions are made regarding mission in Ireland at the General Assembly tonight. Pray for Rev Dr Frank Sellar (Convener) and Rev Jim Stothers (Acting Secretary) as they present the report. Give thanks for the service of Jim and Rev Robert Bell (Acting Chaplaincy Secretary) to the Council for the past two years as they step down from their roles.
Public AffairsPray for Rev Daniel Kane as he presents the report from the Council for Public Affairs to the General Assembly tomorrow. Pray that the Council, its Committee and Panels would continue to find ways to speak grace and truth into the public square.
Congregational Life & Witness
The Council for Congregational Life and Witness seeks to support and develop the weekly work and outreach of congregations. Pray for its work as it continues to accompany congregations on their journey beyond the pandemic and plan and prioritise for the future that emerges for churches, leaders and their members.
Social Witness Pray for Dermot Parsons as he gives his first Council for Social Witness report to the General Assembly today, alongside the Convener, Rev David Brice. Pray that the report will be well received and grant wisdom to both those presenting. Remember the Council staff in Assembly Buildings as they support Dermot in his work.
Details of the General Assembly reports and the livestream for today can be found at the link below.
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Play the "Sunset Friday" puzzle!