Christians Praying in Cornwall: a new place to share prayer needs and encouragement

A new place to share prayer needs and encouragement for Christians and churches in Cornwall.

We believe that our God listens and answers. WE have created a prayer board on Facebook for Christians and churches in Cornwall to join in praying together. A few guidelines:-

  • Please post prayer needs that you are happy to have shared with others and keep any sensitive information confidential
  • Please mark your post as a prayer need or giving thanks. We want to enter into both together.-
  • Please keep this group focused on prayer and a place of joyful encouragement for the family of God..

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Timeline photosA prayer for those in the midst of exams. May you know deep peace in this season 🧘

Deep peace of the running wave to you.
Deep peace of the flowing air to you.
Deep peace of the quiet earth to you.
Deep peace of the shining stars to you.
Deep peace of the Son of Peace to you.
- A Gaelic Blessing
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good luck in exams x

Timeline photosThe Archbishop of Canterbury is in the Diocese of Truro in June. Find out how you can get involved.. ... See MoreSee Less

Timeline photosJoin us in a prayer to mark the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Week:

When we feel isolated and lonely
God of faithfulness, be our companion.
When intrusive thoughts disturb and overwhelm
God of peace, quieten our minds.
When we feel distraught and struggle to face the day
God of eternity, be our light.
When self-doubt and shame feel overwhelming
God of hope, sustain us.
When we constantly crave to be more
God of truth, help us accept we are enough.
Loving, life-giving, life-transforming God
You are our Rock, our Refuge and Salvation.

You can find more resources to support mental health from the Mental Health Foundation. #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
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7 May 2022

God of our exposed divisions,
God of your uniting spirit:
there is a rawness to democracy.
A revelation occurs as we see
more of who we really are.
And with that clarity comes a choice
to stand with or against
each other.
Remind us that you stood with us,
when you knew we were wrong,
when you didn’t agree with our choices,
when we were quick to turn against you.
So may we now choose to stand
with all those we can,
and in the choice to be together,
may we find new ways to thrive.
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Timeline photosToday we pray for the local elections happening across much of the UK today. We pray that voters would be encouraged to participate in an important part of the democratic process. We also pray that all councillors who are successful would seek the good of their area and work for justice.

Every day, we’re encouraging you to lift up your eyes and pray for others around the world as part of #StayAndPray.

Read our election resources here:
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Timeline photosAs we approach exam season and the end of another university year on top of an ongoing pandemic, a war in Ukraine, and a thousand other overwhelming local and global events, it would be very understandable if you're finding everything a lot atm. If that is the case, here is a prayer one of our members wrote for our latest lot of care packages; we hope it reminds you of God's still, small voice and Jesus' gentle offer of rest when we are weary and burdened.

A few more of our members gave us some suggestions for things they do when the overwhelm sets in. You can read that for some inspiration over on the blog at .

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We are devastated that the #NationalityandBordersBill was voted into law yesterday. This Bill criminalises asylum seekers based on how they arrived and is very unfair to those who risk their lives to seek safety in the UK. Let’s continue to pray against this bill! #RefugeesWelcome ... See MoreSee Less

New digital download on the website this week: Light blue and yellow A reflection, prayer and action for Earth Day 2022, focusing on the situation in Ukraine. By Katharine M Preston. #earthday #ukraine #prayer #peace #justice #action #ionabooks #ionacommunity ... See MoreSee Less

Timeline photosWe give thanks for prayer warriors...
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Timeline photos#Pray with us today:
Jesus, guest and host,
may our tables be safe spaces where everyone feels at home

Read the full prayer and more on our website:
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We invite you to join us in this prayer for Holy Week and #Easter 🙏

...and to share it with your friends and contacts

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Timeline photosThis Palm Sunday, please share a prayer with us to our almighty God, who holds the earth and all that is in it in his hands.

Written by Sally Welch in Sharing the Easter Story.

#DailyPrayer #Prayer
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A poem for Lent and Easter from Peter Millar, a former Warden of Iona Abbey and the best-selling author of several books, including An Iona Prayer Book, Finding Hope Again and Our Hearts Still Sing.
He sent it to us with this beautiful note "There is no copyright on this poem. No quotes from others. It would be great if you could share it in these days of Lent and of Easter. Thank you, and let us hold God’s amazing world in our hearts". Peter.
#lent #easter #poetry #prayer #blesings #ionabooks #ionacommunity
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Be still and know that I am God
Be still and know that I am
Be still and know
Be still

(St. Patrick - Based upon Psalm 46:10)
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Timeline photosGod of all, sow your precious seed... #prayer
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A date for your diary…

We're joining with our friends from New Street Church, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Falmouth and Falmouth Vineyard Church to host a week of prayer in Huddle 🙌

Check out the schedule and come along! 24-7 prayer slots can be booked at:
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Truro Cathedral Choir Sings for the Children of Ukraine: Ave Maria by Valentin Silvestrov ... See MoreSee Less

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A Ukrainian Prayer, John Rutter ... See MoreSee Less

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Laudate Dominum (Taizé Chant) ... See MoreSee Less

Timeline photosToday marks two years since the first UK lockdown.

This morning, join us in prayer and reflection. 🙏🏼
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Grant me, O Lord, to know what I ought to know,

to love what I ought to love,

to praise what delights Thee most,

to value what is precious in Thy sight,

to hate what is offensive to Thee.

Do not suffer me to judge according to the sight of my eyes,

nor to pass sentence according to the hearing of the ears of ignorant men;

but to discern with a true judgement between things visible and spiritual,

and above all things always to inquire what is the good pleasure of Thy will.


Prayer was written by Thomas A Kempis (1380-1471)
Photo Beth Maxwell Boyle
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Lent Study 2022 - Following Christ in the Footsteps of the Saints. Guided by the story of St Winefride/Gwenffrewi.

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We have such a wonderful and Almighty God and Father ... See MoreSee Less

Timeline photosBless our children, Lord... #prayer
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