Category Archives: Things to do

Sunday 27/09/20 16th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 21)

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     25

Hymn    Meekness and majesty

Reading     Philippians 2: 1 – 13

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

Lord of creation, whose glory is around and within us: open our eyes to your wonders, that we may serve you with reverence and know your peace at our lives’ end through 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

Reading      Matt  21: 23 – 32

The Grace

Sunday 20/09/20 15th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 20)

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      145

Hymn    Amazing grace

Reading     Philippians 1: 21 – end

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

Loving God, defend your Church from all false teaching and give to your people knowledge of your truth, that we may enjoy eternal life 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

Reading      Matthew 20: 1 – 16

The Grace

Sunday 13/09/20 14th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 19)

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     114

Hymn    I, the Lord of sea and sky

Reading     Rom 14: 1 – 12

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

Merciful God, your Son came to save us and bore our sins on the cross: may we trust in your mercy and know your love, rejoicing in the righteousness that is ours through 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

Reading      Matt 18: 21 – 35

The Grace

Sunday 06/09/20 13th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 18)

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      149

Hymn    From heaven you came

Reading     Rom 13: 8 – end

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

Almighty God, you search us and know us: may we rely on you in strength and rest on you in weakness, now and in all our days; through 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

Reading      Matt 18: 15 – 20

The Grace

Sunday 30/08/20 12th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 17)

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     26

Hymn    For the beauty of the earth

Reading     Romans 12: 9 – end

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

God of constant mercy, who sent your Son to save us: remind us of your goodness, increase your grace within us, that our thankfulness my grow, through 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

Reading      Matt 16:21 – end  

The Grace

Sunday 23/08/20 11th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 16)

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      124

Hymn    Lord Jesus Christ, you have come to us

Reading     Romans 12: 1 – 8

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

God of glory, the end of our searching, help us to lay aside all that prevents us from seeking your kingdom, and to give all that we have to gain the pearl of great price, through our Saviour Jesus Christ. 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

Reading      Matthew 16: 13 – 20

The Grace

Sunday 16/08/20 10th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 15)

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     67

Hymn    He’s got the whole world in his hands,

Reading     Rom 11: 1 – 2a, 29 – 32

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

Lord of heaven and earth, as Jesus taught his disciples to be persistent in prayer, give us patience and courage never to lose hope, but always to bring our prayers before you; through 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      Matt 15: 10 – 28

The Grace

Sunday 09/08/20 – 9th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 14)

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      85

Hymn    Dear Lord and Father of mankind

Reading     Rom 10: 5 – 15

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

Gracious Father, revive your Church in our day, and make her holy, strong and faithful, for your glory’s sake 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      Matt 14: 22 – 33

The Grace

Sunday 02/08/20 8th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 13)

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     145

Hymn    Guide me, O thou great Redeemer

Reading     Romans 9: 1 – 5

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

Lord God, your Son left the riches of heaven and became poor for our sake; when we prosper save us from pride, when we are needy save us from despair, that we may trust in you alone through 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      Matt 14:13 – 21  

The Grace

Sunday 26/07/20 7th Sunday after Trinity (Proper 12)

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      128

Hymn    Lord thy word abideth

Reading     Romans 8: 26 – end

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

Generous God, you give us gifts and make them grow: though our faith is small as mustard seed, make it grow to your glory and the flourishing of your kingdom; through 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      Matthew 13: 31-33, 44-52

The Grace