Parish Prayer Board June/July 2020
Prayer requests and items for thanksgiving.
This is a page for prayer requests and praises. Please send any requests for prayers you have for inclusion on this page to firstname.lastname@example.org. Names can only be used with permission of the person concerned so please make sure that you have this. We would love to know how and in what way the prayers were answered so please do tell us.
Prayer requests will be kept on the board for 2 weeks unless specifically requested to be longer.
29 June - We pray for Nicola Thompson and her son, Myles, as they mourn the death of Philip .
29 June - We also pray for Vellore Diocese in South India, with which Ely is linked, where the pandemic is very bad. The Rev Emmanuel, who visited Ely just before Lockdown, was caught by the virus and was in hospital at Vellore Christian Medical College for 47 days, but happily has recovered. Bishop Sharma says they are surviving ‘by God’s grace’.
30 June - Please pray for Skyler aged 2, (from Tots in Tow). The operation on her foot was postponed but is now due to take place in July.
We remember the families of Elizabeth Jane Mitchell (mother of Judith Tonry) on 8 July and James Houlihan on 10 July on the anniversary of their deaths.