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  • for Jennie Ridley as she settles in at St. Andrews parish.
  • for those touched by the mission in May
  • the Lent home groups continuing this week
  • the TASTE evenings
  • the difficulties faced by those living near the church during the work to lay the electricity cables underground and for the safe completion of all that work involves
  • for the Causeway group as they prepare to lead the July First Sunday service
  • for the Holy Spirit to guide all the thoughts, words and decisions at the Annual Parochial Church Meeting
  • Please ask God for his overseeing of this year's I Spy Easter:
    1. To anoint His Great Easter message to reach many throughout I Spy Easter.
    2. To be close to all 11 characters on the streets in costume ready to talk of their Great God. Claim God’s promise to put words into their mouths when challenged & then bless their two performances of “Were you there” at 11.30 and 1.30.
    3. To give loving kindness and patience to the team of 21+ in St Peter’s with: Arts, crafts, dancing, drumming, planes, face painting, praying, garden, gifts and refreshments
    4. Especially for the children writing Fish Prayers. These will be be hung on a tree then taken to St Gregory’s Easter Sunday morning service.
    5. That every written word taken away in whatever form may continue to reveal Jesus.
    6. For the safety of all concerned.
  • For those whose lives are being torn apart by the civil war in Syria.
  • for the Christians arrested for their faith in Saudi Arabia.
  • thanks for the progress in permission to build the tea bar in the North Aisle.
  • thanks for the generosity of everyone who enables us to continue as an effective witness to the vision we all share by giving their time, talents or money.
  • for the successful winding up of All Saints' school and for the future paths of staff and pupils.
  • for all those caught up in the hostage crisis in Algeria and their families
  • thanks for a new year and renewed energy to carry out our Lord's work in our own lives, in our parish and in the wider community in which we live.
  • for a working out of the vision of the future of All Saints in 2012 and beyond in worship, giving, commitment and prayer.
  • all the volunteers who give their time and energy to enable Eden's to meet so many young people's needs.
  • guidance for all those leaders concerned about the current financial crisis in the Euro zone and for all people affected in their ordinary lives by the recession
  • for those who have lost their jobs recently and have not yet found a new position and for those starting a new job.
  • our mission partners - as they return to their work abroad - for details contact Simon
  • for all those affected by the unrest in the Arab nations.
  • for all those recently bereaved.
  • for those anticipating an operation and those still recovering.
  • guidance for all those leaders concerned about the current financial crisis and for the formation of a stable government for Greece.
  • all the volunteers who give their time and energy to enable Eden's to provide in many different ways for the needs of young people in our area and the follow up from the outreach meeting on 17th June
  • for the new Archdeacon of East Suffolk, Ian Morgan, who is joining the Diocese Leadership Team.
  • For all those who are affected by the floods in Wales
  • For the outcome of the meeting between the PCC, the Ministry Team and the Deanery representatives,
  • for a vision of the future work of All Saints in 2012 and beyond
  • For all those who attended the Lunch on Sunday 26th February and the outcomes of the prayer that followed the meal.
  • Future Vision, the organisation that works with infants and junior schools, is seeking additional prayer support. They provide valuable work in our local schools, please do pray for them and for those who "Open the Book" in school assemblies.
  • guidance for all those leaders concerned about the current financial crisis.
  • Our mission partners - as they prepare to return to the UK on furlough - for details contact Simon
  • for all those affected by the unrest in the Arab nations.
  • for all those who have recently lost their loved ones.
  • for the Allen family especially for Carrie.
  • For the meeting between the PCC, the Ministry Team and the Dearery representatives, particularly from 7.30pm on Monday 21st February and the outcomes to be discussed.
  • for a vision of the future work of All Saints in 2012 and beyond
  • For all those attending the Lunch and the deliberations afterwards on Sunday 26th February
  • for the future of Edens and thanks for the great support shown.
  • give thanks for the life of David Parker and prayers for his family as they mourn his loss.
  • thanks for the life of Joan Black and for all those who mourn her passing.
  • for the cotinued calming of the urban unrest in England
  • Thanks for the grants towards the restoration of the SW corner window
  • Poverty & Homelessness Action Week is 29 January - 6 February
    Lord whose kingdom includes everyone:
    Forgive us for the times we have discounted people who are not like us;
    Help us to mirror your welcome and love in our churches, schools and communities;
    And keep us in the knowledge that all people and places count in your eyes.
    In Jesus’ name, Amen
  • Our schools, staff and pupils in the Spring term.
  • In view of the recent deaths and injuries by bombing, of Christians at the Church of Saints Mark and Peter in Alexandria, Egypt. The General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the UK, Bishop Angaelos, has announced a time of prayer for the situation in Egypt on Sunday 9th January at midday. We are invited to join in prayerful christian solidarity for peace in Egypt.
  • Our schools, staff and pupils as they face numerous challenges including the county-wide school re-organisation. Please pray in particular for Karen Harman,the Head of All Saints Middle School.
  • Funding for the improvements to the back of the church
  • Our schools, staff and pupils in the Autumn term.
  • Come to Church Sunday - 26th September - who to invite and for those to be invited
  • Future Vision, the organisation that works with infants and junior schools, is seeking additional prayer support. They provide valuable work in our local schools, please do pray for them.
  • The new Vicar at St. Andrews, Chris Ramsey, who was installed as vicar on Monday 27th of September. Please pray for him and his family.
  • the new Priest-in-Charge at Boxford, Judith Sweetman, being licenced at 7.30pm Wednesday 20th October


If you would like anyone to be included in this prayer section please contact Simon


Contact vicar:

Rev'd. Simon Gill Telephone: Sudbury 375334

e- mail: vicar@allsaints-sudbury.co.uk