Monthly Archives: January 2021

Sunday 24/01/21 3rd Sunday of Epiphany

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray. I’ll be using the following short service:

Psalm 128

Hymn    Dear Lord and Father of mankind

Reading     Revelation 19: 6 – 10

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

God of all mercy your Son proclaimed good news to the poor, release to the captives, and freedom to the oppressed: anoint us with your Holy Spirit and set all your people free to praise you in Christ our Lord.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John 2:  1 – 11

The Grace

Sunday 17/01/21 2nd Sunday of Epiphany

I invite you to join with me and each other at 10.00 to read the Bible, sing a hymn and pray. I’ll be using the following short service:

Psalm     139

Hymn    Be still and know that I am God.

Reading     Revelation 5: 1 – 10

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Eternal Lord, our beginning and our end: bring us with the whole creation to your glory, hidden through past ages and made known in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John  1: 43 – end

The Grace

Sunday 10/01/21 The Baptism of Christ

You may not be able to come to the church services we are having at the moment so I hope that these are of use for Sunday mornings.  

We’ll be using the psalm, readings and prayers in our services so we will all be connecting.

Psalm  29

Hymn   Come down O love divine.

Reading        Acts 19: 1-7  

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

Heavenly Father at the Jordan you revealed Jesus as your Son: may we recognise him as our Lord and know ourselves to be your beloved children: through Jesus Christ, our Saviour. Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading      Mark 1:  4 – 11

The Grace

Sunday 03/01/21 2nd Sunday of Christmas

You may not be able to come to the church services we are having at the moment so I hope that this is of use for Sunday mornings.  We’ll be using the psalm, readings and prayers in our services so we will all be connecting.

Psalm 147

Hymn    As with gladness men of old

Reading     Ephesians 1: 3 – 14

Prayers including the collect and a prayer for nation during this Coronavirus pandemic:

God our Father, in love you sent your Son that the world may have life: lead us to seek him among the outcast and find him in those in need, for Jesus Christ’s sake.  Amen

© The Archbishops Council 2000

Loving God, as your Son healed the sick and brought good news to the needy be with us this day. Loving Jesus as you taught us to ‘do unto others as you would have them do to you’ be with all the medical staff this day. Loving spirit, your gift is healing, bring your healing fire to our homes, our hospitals and our county, but most of all, be with us this day. Amen

© Carlisle Diocese 2020

The Lord’s Prayer

Reading     John 1: 10 – 18,

The Grace