Intercessions in the Kingdom season

Let us pray:

Almighty God, King of Kings, may all who call themselves Christians be united in your truth, live together in your love and show your glory in the world.

Lord, in your mercy Hear our prayer.

Teach us the ways of living that honour you and your purposes: real justice, and the making and keeping of peace. In this way let us respect you and our neighbours, serving the best interests of all.

Lord, in your mercy Hear our prayer.

Teach us to look after the world you made, using our understanding to avoid pollution, climate change, and the waste that makes others poor.

Lord, in your mercy Hear our prayer.

Bless the family and friends we love. Help us to love them in the way you do, and to be ready to serve both friend and stranger for Jesus sake.

Lord, in your mercy Hear our prayer.

Hear our prayers for those who are ill in body, mind or spirit; give them courage and hope in their troubles, and bring them the joy of your salvation. We remember especially ……………………

Lord, in your mercy Hear our prayer.

We commend to your safe keeping those who have died, and especially …………….

Lord, in your mercy Hear our prayer.

Lord Jesus, as we look to you as our King, help us to understand more about living as your people, obedient and ready for service, waiting for your return.

Merciful Father, accept these prayers, for the sake of your Son,
our Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen