This week our studies continue we continue the theme of Lamenting from Sunday - As We Learn To Ask Boldly. Lament can be a very positive experience as we turn from pain and suffering towards God. Each day we discover something to ask from God.
Another couple of versions of the Psalm On Sunday
Let’s Pray For Social Witness
Pray for the Senior Team as they manage the continuing Covid-19 Crisis: Lindsay Conway (Director of Social Services), Denise Keegan (Disability Services), Jacqui Devlin-Montgomery (Safeguarding), Caroline Yeomans (Disability), Laura Kelly (Personnel) and David Hooks (Finance Manager). Give thanks for the additional support and resources coming from the Department of Health and the Health & Social Care Trusts.
Pray for business owners and self-employed who continue to face uncertainty due to the extended restrictions, that they would continue to know God’s peace, protection and guidance at this unsettling time.
Today Matt visits a Coptic Church. (Remember this comes from an American perspective)
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
Who shaped your spiritual life? (38 minute audio)
In this first episode of season two of Let’s Talk, Jasmine Holmes, Jackie Hill Perry, and Melissa Kruger consider the men and women, both living and dead, who have been their spiritual role models. They talk about historical figures as well as people they have known personally. They discuss how to grapple with the flaws of our heroes, and why we might overlook some sins but not others.
You might be interested in this graphic. Ireland has been split into 246 locations and the number of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 has been calculated over the last 14 days. Portstewart is sitting right at the bottom of the list and the next closest location has almost twice as many cases.
The second graphic shows the areas with the highest rates.
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Sorry about the Weekend puzzle, it was a bit of a grey day so see if you can place the ship.
Play the "Grey Day Ship Friday" puzzle!