Prayer cycle for Sunday, January 5, 2020: Acworth to Amherst

On entering the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother; and they knelt down and paid him homage. Then, opening their treasure chests, they offered him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. (Matthew 2:11)

On Sunday, January 5, 2020 please remember in your prayers:

  • United Church of Acworth (ABC-UCC)
  • Alexandria United Methodist Church
  • Orchard Hill Quakers-Alstead
  • Third Congregational Church-Alstead
  • Community Church of Alton
  • Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church-Amherst
  • Congregational Church of Amherst, UCC

The NH Council of Churches has many member denominations. All together, there are about 375 congregations with membership in one (or more) of these denominations. This cycle groups congregations in sets of 7-8 for each week of the year. In using this in your congregation, you may wish to:

  • Pray for the 7-8 congregations each Sunday in the Prayers of the People, General Intercessions, Universal Prayer or Pastoral Prayer as fits your own worship tradition.
  • Pray for the congregations in smaller sets in daily or midweek prayer services.
  • Find your town and see other churches in your town. Churches are listed by town, in alphabetical order. Highlight this fact in church on Sunday as you pray for your neighbors.
  • Share these prayer needs on your social media as we share them online on our Facebook page.

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