“Since they could not get him to Jesus because of the crowd, they made an opening in the roof above Jesus by digging through it and then lowered the mat the man was lying on.”
- Mark 2:4
A Ministry of Prayer Teams that serve after Mass on designated weekends and Sing Praise nights monthly
+ What is the purpose?
- To follow Jesus’ commandment to pray for one another.
- To prayerfully evangelize by coming alongside parishioners through intercessory prayer, enabling Jesus to be revealed and be discovered.
- To give parishioners an opportunity to be prayed with and have their requests lifted to God.
- To build up the Body of Christ at a grassroots level, through prayer and intercession.
+ What are the benefits?
- Those seeking prayer have the opportunity to discover Jesus through prayer.
- Individual needs of people in the parish are being brought before the Lord.
- A personal connection is made between the ministry volunteers and those seeking prayer – they are seen, listened to and heard.
- Opportunities for those who might otherwise have nowhere else to turn.
- People’s needs are identified and may be directed to other ministries for further help and support if needed.