Today’s Prayers

October 1, 2019

Generous God, show us how love abundantly and include fully.

October 2, 2019

Lift up our Bishop Peggy Johnson as she meets on our district.  Come to St. Matthews UMC Valley Forge to join the conversation.

October 3, 2019

Let praises ring from your lips!  Thank God for our choir!

October 4, 2019

May the Rummage Sale bless our community to fulfill needs and provide fellowship.

October 5, 2019

Abundant God, teach us to give like you that we might be good stewards of all you entrust to us.

October 6, 2019

On this World Communion Sunday, may God connect Christians around the world in the sacrament of Communion.

October 7, 2019

Pray for economic justice needed around the world, so all may eat and be filled every day.

October 8, 2019

Lift up Melanie Hartley, Director of Children and Youth as she loves and cares for our kids, youth, and volunteers.

October 9, 2019

Give thanks for the Bible! Pray for God’s insight and join a Bible study.

October 10, 2019

Our Food Pantry welcomes our neighbors this afternoon 4-6pm.  Pray for daily bread, so that all might be food secure.

October 11, 2019

Lift up those who are caregivers.  May they know rest.

October 12, 2019

Praise God for discipleship! Pray for open hearts as we learn today about new ways to grow in faith at our charge conference.

October 13, 2019

Pray as we share our strategic plan for God’s future to be made known.

October 14, 2019

Lift up Ali Wills our sexton, as she lovingly cares for our church.

October 15, 2019

Pray for those in recovery and all who know addiction.  They are brave!

October 16, 2019

Lift up Tracy McLaughlin, our CMO Director who leads our preschool program.

October 17, 2019

Generosity shapes in God’s image.  Abundance reminds us that God is always caring well.  Pray to live in generosity and abundance.

October 18, 2019

Thank God for clergy during clergy appreciation month. Pray for Pastor Monica and Pastor Jim.

October 19, 2019

Lift up our Consignment Sale and our preschool.  May our children know God’s love.

October 20, 2019

As Family Promise begins, lift up the families who are temporarily homeless.

October 21, 2019

Give thanks to God for Sandy Deckard, our bells director.

October 22, 2019

Thank God for all God’s people.  Pray for how God is asking you to spend time with someone different than yourself.

October 23, 2019

Lift up in prayer those who are homebound.

October 24, 2019

May God bless Betsy Smith, our Music Director as she leads traditional and contemporary music.

October 25, 2019

Pray for Donna Fackler, our Church Administrator, who supports and undergirds all the ministries through the office.

October 26, 2019

Praise God who is abundantly generous!  Pray for a generous heart to tithe and give financially.

October 27, 2019

Trunk or Treat is 3-5pm today.  Lift up our community and our children as we gather in joy!

October 28, 2019

Pray for our youth as they find a strong foundation in faith to raise questions, concerns, and joy.

October 29, 2019

Thank God for Maira Teña, our Nursery Attendant, who loves and cares for the youngest of our children.

October 30, 2019

Lift up those serving in the armed forces for safety, wisdom, and peace.

October 31, 2019

Pray for children, youth, and our neighbors who will trick or treat tonight.  May God’s presence of kindness and goodness be known as neighbors gather.