We are a family of Baptist Churches seeking to encourage and pray for one another. The Northern Baptist Association consists of 53 Baptist churches serving about 3,000 members from Marske to Kirkby Stephen and from Northallerton to Berwick. As well as blogs we also post regular prayer bulletins from our churches and Association life.
Wednesday, 8 May 2013
NBA Prayers for 12th May
12th May 2013
Give Thanks forThe assurance of the risen and exalted Christ (Ascension Day last Thursday, 9th)For the service of Jonathan Edwards, the BU General Secretary for the past 7 years, and for the appointment of Lynn Green (Regional Minister in the Southern Counties Association) as the new General Secretary The recent national Baptist Assembly at Blackpool and the call for us to shine like stars in the darkness (Philippians 2:14-16) see http://likestars.org.uk/ The call of John Hodgkins to Berwick, whose induction was yesterday (11thMay)
Pray forThe renewing of God's Holy Spirit to be an experience amongst as we celebrate Pentecost next Sunday (19th)Jonathan and Lynn, as they move into new areas of serviceThe Association Assembly at Stockton Tabernacle on Saturday 18thMay, with Paul MaconochieThe embryonic Association Mission Strategy group meeting on the 16thThe development of our Association Partnership with Yorkshire and the North West – we have a Partnership meeting on 14thMay