1st August 2022
Pray for Oxford Deanery: For refreshment for all ministers, lay and ordained, through the summer. Give thanks for those ministers who have joined the deanery in the last year, who settled in well, and pray for their continued flourishing.
2nd August 2022
Pray for Earley St Peter: For churchwardens, ministry team, staff, and volunteers taking on extra work in the vacancy. For the Spirit to guide the right person to be our new parish priest.

Earley St Peter’s CE Primary School.
3rd August 2022
Pray for Reading Greyfriars: Safe completion of repairs to the church & rebuilding of the church centre; that these facilities equip us in our vision to see Reading transformed by the love of Jesus. For our vicar on sabbatical. For our Community Missioner arriving in September.
4th August 2022
Pray for Reading Gateway: For our Children & Families Minister & his wife heading up New Kids, & for the team serving at New Wine United in August. For rest and recuperation during the summer break for all those who have faithfully been serving Reading Gateway.
5th August 2022
Pray for Earley St Nicolas: For the continued flourishing of the St Nicolas Community Centre. For continued progress towards becoming a net zero carbon church.
6th August 2022
Pray for Emmer Green St Barnabas with Caversham Park: For the benefice in a time of vacancy and that the right person will be found to fill the post of vicar.
7th August 2022
Pray for all our churches organising children's activities in August.
8th August 2022
Pray for Reading Christ Church: For success in finding greener and more efficient heating and power solutions. For sustained growth in our congregation, choir and our inclusive community engagement.

New Christ Church CE Primary School.
9th August 2022
Pray for Reading Holy Trinity: For the retired priest who is looking after us during our time of vacancy. For the appointment of a permanent priest of our own and for the members of our congregation and our parish.
10th August 2022
Pray for Reading St Laurence: For the successful appointment of a new youthwork lead for St Laurence. For the planning of our upcoming youth residential; for this to be a time of spiritual development for our young people.
11th August 2022
Pray for Reading St John the Evangelist: For our continued exploration of what it means to be active and contemplative. For the cafe to be more fully used as we recover after Covid restrictions.

St John's CE Primary School
12th August 2022
Pray for Tilehurst St Catherine and Calcot St Birinus: For God's continued blessing on the church cafe. We give thanks for the regulars & pray for more volunteers to join our team. For God's blessing on Tuesday Get Together (coffee morning) & Friday Friends - for the elderly.
13th August 2022
Pray for Reading St Giles: For our ministry alongside volunteers from Churches Together in Reading Drop-in Centre, offering a hot meal twice weekly to local people in need.
14th August 2022
Pray for chaplains in the diocese, giving their service to hospitals, prison, the forces, schools, university, industry, the LGBTI+ community, the Deaf Church and HM The Queen.
15th August 2022
Pray for Southlake St James: Praise God for our church's growth in numbers and diversity. Pray that God would help us to be prayerful, unafraid and joyful this coming year.
16th August 2022
Pray for Tilehurst St George & St Mary Magdalen: Give thanks for development of new music & a mental wellbeing drop-in. Give thanks for completion of the building project & the arrival of new people. For discernment as we finalise the Mission Action Plan for the next three years.
17th August 2022
Pray for Tilehurst St Michael: For our efforts to strengthen children's work in the parish. For our ongoing conversations to envision how the church hall can be used more effectively to support our mission.
18th August 2022
Pray for Woodley Emmanuel: For the weekly SHARE fresh food distribution on Monday afternoons, that we will have enough food for everyone who comes. For our Camping Weekend, 26-29 August at Rushall Farm. For strengthening of existing friendships and the making of new ones.
19th August 2022
Pray for Earley Trinity: For holiday outreach activities; that children and families come to our Messy Church Drop-in and seeds are sown. Pray that our new Cantonese service continues to flourish and meets the needs of newly arrived Hongkongers.
20th August 2022
Pray for Reading Deaf Church: For our new Chaplain who is herself deaf. For Revd Vera, at age 90 giving her continued support. For our Lay Ministers. Give thanks for Zoom services keeping us in touch throughout the pandemic, also reaching out to those too far away to attend.
21st August 2022
Pray for all who work for creation care and environmental action in the diocese, including Hannah Mann, Alison Riggs, Maranda St John Nicolle.
22nd August 2022
Pray for Henley Deanery: For the recruitment and election of lay members of Synod. For the selection process for a new clergy team.
23rd August 2022
Pray for Goring and Streatley with South Stoke: That we will delight in and worship God; develop a clear picture of how we can each share the good news of Jesus' love and witness to and serve our three villages, and discern how a families' worker would best add to this ministry.
24th August 2022
Pray for Langtree: For rest and refreshment for our team rector, currently on sabbatical. For the churchwardens and church officers across the team, giving thanks for their faith and commitment to serving the churches.

Checkendon CE Primary School, Stoke Row CE Primary School.
25th August 2022
Pray for Shiplake with Dunsden and Harpsden: For our Rector on sabbatical, and for Sarah covering during his absence. Give thanks for our new worship team as we increase the variety of lay-led worship, especially our 'Tea with God' all-age worship.

Shiplake CE Primary School.
26th August 2022
Pray for Henley-on-Thames Holy Trinity: For our new interim headteacher at Trinity CE Primary School and for all the pupils returning for the new term. For our all-age services beginning again and for our Away Weekend starting on 27 August.
27th August 2022
Pray for Nuffield: Nettlebed with Bix, Highmoor, Pishill and Rotherfield Greys: For the projects at Bix & Nuffield to improve the church buildings as community hubs. For the PCCs discerning what is right for the 5 parishes. For provision of a parsonage & house for duty priest.
28th August 2022
Pray for Bishop Gavin, confirming in Wallingford.
29th August 2022
Pray for Rotherfield Peppard & Kidmore End & Sonning Common: For a successful appointment of a new Associate Priest. For a continued deepening of the relationships between the churches and the two CE primary schools in the benefice, Kidmore End and Peppard.
30th August 2022
Pray for Henley-on-Thames with Remenham: For the new Christians Against Poverty Henley Debt Centre. That we may build stronger connections with families and children in our parishes.
31st August 2022
Pray for Chalfont St Peter: For God's blessing on our children and families worker who has left her role to go for ordination, and for our future plans for children and families ministry. For reconciliation in the parish.

Chalfont St Peter CE Academy
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