For thanks, praise and prayer:
· Pray for our nation and political leaders, particularly in the processes regarding Brexit.
· Pray for our Association and all our churches as we look to engage in Northern Light in September – a time of focussed evangelistic mission.
· Give thanks for the very positive call given to Chris and Caroline Friend to be the new ministers at Alnwick and pray for David and Moira Archer as they prepare for David's retirement from Alnwick.
· Pray for Paul Harris who was recently (2nd March) inducted to the ministry at Rowley.
· Pray for Simon Burin and the church at Enon, as Simon prepares to leave to minister at Bethany City Church in Sunderland.
· Pray for those ministers and churches seeking God for their future ministry and mission.
· Pray the Association Council as it meets on 4th March and the preparations for our Assembly with Kang-San Tan, General Director of BMS World Mission, at Bethany City Church in Sunderland on 27th April.
· Pray for our ecumenical partners: the CoE Diocese of Durham, as they welcome Sarah Clark as the new Bishop of Jarrow, and the RC Diocese of Newcastle and Hexham, as they welcome Robert Byrne as their new Bishop.
Prayers provided by Rev Dr John Claydon (Regional Minister, Team Leader)
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