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Prayer Week 2021

Join us as we pray with and for older people and the issues that impact them.

This year Prayer Week runs from Sunday, 12th September to Saturday, 18th September. Our free resource guides you through seven days of prayer for older people and focuses on topics such as spiritual life, health, carers and care givers, and church.

You can download your free copy of our resource here, or order paper copies by calling 0300 303 1403 or emailing info@pilgrimsfriend.org.uk

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Write a prayer, let us know who you are and where you're from, and share it with others who are praying too.

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Father Lord, thank you for our precious PFS family members and all the members of staff, I pray that you bless and keep us all. I pray for the success of all our homes/schemes. We shall reap the fruits of our hard work and labour in the might name of Jesus, Amen.
Ebenezer - Ockendon
Dear Heavenly Father, Thank you for the many people that have been blessed through Pilgrims Friend Society. Please keep providing everything that the charity needs to serve you and to serve your people. Please would you be glorified, and would many elderly people come to know you through the work of your church serving and witnessing the elderly. In Jesus Name Amen
Joshua - London
Lord, continue to keep your hand upon me as I work with the elderly daily. Thank-you for this opportunity that I am able to bring a smile their faces. Thank-you, too, for my fellow colleagues, who care for our members. I feel blessed to be able to work with the elderly - thank-you Lord!
Wendy - Reading
Lord, you promised to place the lonely in families. We beseech you to make this a reality for isolated and lonely elderly members of our community. In Jesus Name, Amen
Mark - Ilfracombe
For all the dear folk at Pilgrim Homes - Residents and Staff. Thinking especially of Middlefields and thanks for all the years of Leanora. Every blessing.
Stanley - Trowbridge
Heavenly Father, I thank you for the residents and all the members of staff at Pilgrims' Friend Society. Lord, I pray that your peace and love will dwell in each of the homes/schemes. In Jesus Name, Amen.
Father God, we pray for the elderly who live in our communities, we thank you for their wisdom and the legacies they have left us, but we pray especially today for those who have no one to care for them, we pray for those who are struggling with ill health and we pray for those who care for them In the name of Jesus, Amen
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Pray for any new Residents that should be moving
Marion - Mirfield West Yorjshire
My prayer is to hope your aches and pains are small that you see your family you are loved and looked after and thank you for your life .Amen.
Sandra - Bradford
Lord I pray that our older people will feel valued. I pray that the Lord will continue to use them in this world to make a difference in their communities and churches. I pray that they will share their experiences, wisdom and knowledge with the next generation and that the next generation will take time to listen. In Jesus name. Amen
Vicki - Wakefield
Father God Thank you that neither life nor death nor any power can separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus ( Romans 8 38-39)
Stephen - Harpenden
Our Father in Heaven, Thank you for the friendships formed with your family at Milward House and for opportunities to serve them. Please keep them in your love and grace and care and bless them. Thank you for the special care they receive from the staff, which is an outworking of the ethos of Pilgrims' Friend Society and expresses your great love for us all. Thank you for preserving PFS from its beginning until today. We pray for the honour of your Name and ask in the Name of our wonderful Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen
Jenny - Tunbridge Wells
Pray for all those who are having treatments in hospital and ask God to give them a strong resolve to see them through their difficult times. Amen
Father God, thank you that you created young and old to be a balance in our society, the young with their strength and the older with their wisdom. Please give them joy as they encourage one another. Louise, Wales.
Louise - Cwmbran
Lord, thank you for your endless support. We pray for our Pilgrims' Friend Society communities around the country, that they feel supported and loved. Amen
Kaela - London
Father in Heaven, The pandemic has brought home to us how many lonely older people there are in our communities. Please help us to love and serve them as Jesus did and bring them the good news of the gospel. Amen
Helen - London
Father God, thank you for all those who are older and have lived long lives. Please be with them and guide them every day. Amen
Alexandra - Bromley

Jean and Christine are praying for the world. This Prayer Week, will you pray for them and older people like them?

Prayer Week 2021 is a joint initiative with our sister charity Faith in Later Life who exist to inspire and equip Christians to reach, serve and empower older people in every community, through the local church.

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