December 2018 Prayer for Christian Service

Monday December 3rd, 4 – 5 pm

Chapel of Unity

Coventry Cathedral

Coventry Foodbank

gives out emergency food, plus other vital support services, seven days a week via their sixteen partner churches: find out more!

Introduced by: Hugh McNeill
Listen to their story – encourage them with your prayer!

More information: John Lloyd (Co-Chair, Chapel of Unity Joint Council) 02476 413004 [email protected]

Coventry Foodbank Prayer Points
 
1) That no-one in need will be missed
 
2) For ongoing support from the general public (Coventry is very supportive)
 
3) For those affected by issues arising from Universal Credit
 
4) For volunteers to assist in the warehouse and as trainees for the Resilience project

October 2018 Prayer for Christian Service

Monday October 1st, 4 – 5 pm

Chapel of Unity

Coventry Cathedral

The Light House

is a counselling agency based in Coventry, which offers timely, confidential and sensitive counselling help for a wide range of difficulties which people experience.

Introduced by: Julie Lancaster

(Agency Manager)

 

All welcome!

 

More information: John Lloyd (Co-Chair, Chapel of Unity Joint Council) 02476 413004             [email protected]

Light House Prayer Points

  1. For continuing finance for ongoing support from individual supporters          and churches
  1. For all clients with their varying needs
  1. For ability to cope with the demand from the 450 clients, involving                3000 sessions
  1. For an increase in the number of qualified counsellors
  1. For greater awareness in the churches of the ministry offered by Light House
  1. For success in applying for finance from trusts

September Prayer for Christian Service

Monday September 3rd, 4 – 5 pm

Chapel of Unity

Hope into Action Coventry provides homes for the most vulnerable in society in partnership with local churches, built on the belief that when people have a safe, secure home surrounded by loving, non-judgemental relationships they will find the strength and motivation to make positive life choices.

Introduced by: Nobby Clarke 

(Chair of Trustees)

All welcome!

More information: John Lloyd (Co-Chair, Chapel of Unity Joint Council) 02476 413004   [email protected]

Hope Into Action Coventry Prayer Points

  1. For homeless people nationwide: on the street, in B & B, sofa-surfing.
  2. For communication between agencies in the city.
  3. For those being supported in housing e.g. “Tick”, Ian, Adrian.
  4. For our nation and local authorities, for changes in legislation to provide more support for the vulnerable.
  5. For those entrenched in homeless, for whom other schemes have failed.
  6. For HIA to get families out of B & B.
  7. For church members to volunteer as mentors.

July Prayer for Christian Service

Monday July 2nd, 4 – 5 pm

Chapel of Unity 

Keeping Health in Mind offers a Bible-based coping skills course, the LIFE course, combining biblical wisdom with practical skills, enabling all people, however their lives have been impacted by mental health problems, to grow and to function more effectively.
 
Introduced by: Ali Hogger-Gadsby 
(Director of Keeping Health in Mind)
 
All welcome! 
 
More information: John Lloyd (Co-Chair, Chapel of Unity Joint Council) 02476 413004   [email protected]

Ali Hogger-Gadsby (Director) spoke about Keeping Health in Mind, which offers a Bible-based coping skills course, the LIFE course, combining biblical wisdom with practical skills.

Prayer points:

1) The need for new trustees, especially younger people who can identify with the needs of e.g. students suffering from mental ill-health.

2) The ministry has grown organically, often by word of mouth.  What comes next? – prayer requested for new direction and opportunities.

3) For the churches to become aware of the resources available to them through KHiM and for courage to reach out to the mentally-ill who come to them.

4) For needy people to discover the help offered by KHiM through the Breathe! sessions and on the Facebook page.