You are magnificent

"Your mercies new in every sunrise, 

Your love in the sunset, 

Joy twinkling in the stars and 

Your gentle whisper in the breeze"

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Isaiah 40: 1-11

Then the glory of the Lord shall be revealed,
    and all people shall see it together,
    for the mouth of the Lord has spoken.

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Prayer Points

"For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them." (Matthew 18: 20) Here is a space to gather in God's name and share our hopes, concerns and thanksgiving. Suggest a prayer point that you would like to share with the Sanctuary First community (contact us). Feeling motivated to get involved with a local, national or global issue? Go to Do More to explore further.

  • Praying for peace

    We, the Sanctuary First community, cry out for peace, safety and security in:

    Yemen, with the disparate parties in the civil war,

    in Syria, in Palestine and Israel, in Manus Island,

    all over the world where there is pain, fear and chaos,

    and we pray for peace in ourselves, in our neighbourhoods, in our work,

    may the peace we share ripple and keep going,


  • Church Focus: St. Madoes & Kinfauns Parish Church

    Today we focus on St. Madoes & Kinfauns Parish Church. Dear God, thank you for the Madoch Centre with its vision of welcome, community and inclusivity. Encourage the people of St. Madoes and Kinfauns as they run it; and may it continue to grow, develop and be an inspiration. Amen.

  • The Blessing of Forth Hope

    The Vine Trust's Forth Hope will be a blessing to so many people over the next few years. We give thanks for all those people who have contributed in so many different ways to make this voyage happen.