Prayers from More News

Prayers from our newsletter, chosen by our Lay Chaplain.

Thanksgiving

Thought: Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.

Courage

‘Of what good is the word of Christ without an example’ (Dostoyevsky)

Meeting Christ

‘The problem for many people is fear. We are afraid of one another – afraid of meeting’ (Jean Vanier)

Listening

I have often regretted my speech, but never my silence.

Work

‘Joy does not come without effort, when one plants flowers, one must water them’ (German proverb)

Holy Week

‘Mankind would perish if there were no evidence, anytime or anywhere of the divinity of man’ (Gandhi)

Change

‘Love changes everything: how you live and how you die’

The Real You

‘God hasn’t stopped talking. He talks through the lives of loving people’.

Lent

‘There is no better time for growth than springtime. Lent is the springtime of the spirit’

Following

“He called them, and immediately they left their boat and their father and followed Him’”. (Matthew 4 : 20)

The Baptism of Jesus

To be baptised is to be christened, which means to recognize that we have been made like Christ.

Good News

‘Nobody expected him just like that: a baby, a manger in a stable, young parents from a village in the hills. Nobody expected that his first visitors would be shepherds, little thought of in the eyes of the great. Yes he has come; but not as we expected.