December Prayer Diary
That God’s power and Spirit would move amongst us.
Monday 4th For Kinlochleven school assembly, as
scripture is shared today.
Tuesday 5th Lochaber
Presbytery meets. Pray for encouragement and God’s empowering grace.
Wednesday 6th For the coming Sunday, as the minister
Thursday 7th On Thursdays many people wear black in protest
against gender-based violence and discrimination. Pray for victims of violence
Friday 8th Kinlochleven
Guild Christmas sale, for Christmas joy.
Saturday 9th My house shall be called a house of
prayer for all people. (Isaiah 56:7) May it be so!
Sunday 10th That God would be at work amongst us today. Also for the joint Kinlochleven evening carol service.
Monday 11th Abbeyfield Ballachulish were nominated the best Care Home Service of 2017; give thanks for this.
Tuesday 12th ‘As the holly bears a berry as red as any blood, so Mary bore sweet Jesus Christ to do us sinners good’. Pray that we all know the cleansing of Christ’s blood that washes away sin.
Wednesday 13th Today and Thurday 14th St Bride’s School Christmas nativity; let’s pray for the children.
Thursday 14th And
Mary said, Behold the handmaid of the Lord, be it unto me according to thy word.
(Luke 1: 38) That we might respond likewise.
Friday 15th ‘Quench not the Spirit’ (1 Thess 5:19) Ask
God to fill you with his Spirit.
Saturday 16th Have
you talked to God today? Ask him to do something new in your life.
Sunday 17th For the gospel preaching today; and for the Abbeyfield Christmas service.
Monday 18th The angel said Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God. (Luke 1:30)
Tuesday 19th The angel said to Mary, Hail, thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee, blessed art thou among women. (Luke 1:28)
Wednesday 20th Elisabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit and said to Mary, Blessed art thou among women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb. And whence is this to me that the mother of my Lord should come to me? (Luke 1:42-43)
Thursday 21st For the school services today and tomorrow.
Friday 22nd And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed’. (Luke 2:1)
Saturday 23rd The angel appeared unto Joseph in a
dream saying, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is
conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost. And she shall bring forth a son, and
thou shalt call his name JESUS for he shall save his people from their sins’.
Sunday 24th And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in the manger, for there was no room for them in the inn. (Luke 2:7)
Monday 25th Unto you this day is born in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. (Luke 2:11)
Tuesday 26th And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host, praising God. (Luke 2:13) Let us praise Him too.
Wednesday 27th Let us now go even unto Bethlehem and see this thing which has come to pass, which the Lord has made known unto us. (Luke 2:15) We thank God for this wonderful thing.
Thursday 28th As we meditate on your love to us, be near us, now and always, Jesus of the crib, Jesus of the cross.
Friday 29th The shepherds came with haste, and found Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in the manger. (Luke 2:16)
Saturday 30th The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God. (Luke 2:20) May we prepare to praise God also.
Sunday 31st For God’s blessings as the year ends.
If you would like prayer for something you can contact the minister on 01855 831227
Kinlochleven and Nether
Advent and Christmas 2017
Rev Dr Malcolm Kinnear
- Lochaber Road
- PH50 4QW