Pray for an MP

Join us as we pray weekly for an MP with Praying for Politicians weekly prayer schedule.

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Weekly Prayer Focus for the Week

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Wednesday 9th August 2017 
 
Quote: “Not by discussions nor by argument, but by lifting up Christ shall we draw men unto Him.” - James Hudson Taylor 
 

  • 1. Baroness Stern (Vivien Stern). House of Lords
  • 2. Earl Lindsay (James Lindesay-Bethune). House of Lords
  • 3. Peter Chapman MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for North East Scotland
  • 4. Francie Molloy MP. House of Commons. Member for Mid Ulster
  • 5. Anne Marie Morris MP. House of Commons. Member for Newton Abbot 

 
Thursday 10th August 2017 
 
Quote: “There is no secret," he replied. "Revival always comes in answer to prayer."  - Jonathan Goforth 
 

  • 1. Lord Lisvane (Robert Rogers). House of Lords
  • 2. Miles Briggs MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Lothian
  • 3. Wendy Morton MP. House of Commons. Member for Aldridge-Brownhills
  • 4. Sarah Newton MP. House of Commons. Member for Truro and Falmouth
  • 5. Caroline Noakes MP. House of Commons. Member for Romsey sand Southampton North 

 
Friday 11th August 2017 
 
Quote: “All along, let us remember we are not asked to understand, but simply to obey...” - Amy Carmichael 
 

  • 1. Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Edinburgh West
  • 2. Angela Constance MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Almond Valley
  • 3. Andrew Murrison MP. House of Commons. Member for South West Wiltshire
  • 4. Virenda Sharma MP. House of Commons. Member for Ealing, Southall
  • 5. Gavin Shuker MP. House of Commons. Member for Luton South 

 
Saturday 12th August 2017 

 
Quote: “Understanding Scripture in a language other than the heart language in which we think and experience emotion is "like trying to eat soup with a fork. You can get a little taste, but you cannot get nourished.” - William Cameron Townsend 
 

  • 1. Bruce Crawford MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Stirling
  • 2. Paula Sherriff MP. House of Commons. Member for Dewsbury
  • 3. Baroness Walmsley (Joan Walmsley). House of Lords
  • 4. Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbots (Robin Hodgson). House of Lords
  • 5. Baroness Hollins (Sheila Hollins). House of Lords 

 
Sunday 13th August 2017 
 
Quote: “We are called to reflect the Lord's beauty through our lives as much as through our words, and God will use this in His own perfect time.” - Helen Roseveare 
 

  • 1. Oliver Mundell MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Dumfriesshire  
  • 2. Crispin Blunt MP. House of Commons. Member for Reigate
  • 3. Lord Hoyle (Eric Hoyle). House of Lords
  • 4. Baroness Hughes of Stretford (Beverley Hughes). House of Lords
  • 5. Lord Hughes of Woodside (Robert Hughes). House of Lords 

Monday 14th August 2017 

 

Quote: “Nothing tends more to cement the hearts of Christians than praying together. Never do they love one another so well as when they witness the outpouring of each other's hearts in prayer.” - Charles Grandison Finney 

  • 1. Finlay Carson MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Galloway and West Dumfries
  • 2. Bob Doris MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn
  • 3. Emma Hardy MP. House of Commons. Member for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle
  • 4. Harriet Harman MP. House of Commons. Member for Camberwell and Peckham
  • 5. Kirstene Hair MP. House of Commons. Member for Angus 

 
Tuesday 15th August 2017 
 
Quote: “I have questioned God sometimes whether prayers have gone unanswered. But answered prayer is still harder to believe.” - David Wilkerson 
 

  • 1. Graeme Day MSP. Scottish Parliament. Member for Angus South
  • 2. Lord Hollick (Clive Hollick). House of Lords
  • 3. Lord Hope of Craighead (James Hope). House of Lords
  • 4. Robert Halfon MP. House of Commons. Member for Harlow
  • 5. Luke Hall MP. House of Commons. Member for Thornbury and Yate

 
Wednesday 16th August 2017 
 

Quote: “The Church is looking for better methods; God is looking for better men.” - E.M. Bounds 
 

  • 1. Lord Howard of Lympne (Michael Howard). House of Lords
  • 2. Lord Lea of Crondell (David Lea). House of Lords
  • 3. Lord Lingfield (Robert Balchin). House of Lords
  • 4. Fabian Hamilton MP. House of Commons. Member for Leeds North East
  • 5. Greg Hands MP. House of Commons. Member for Chelsea and Fulham 

 
Thursday 17th August 2017 

 
Quote: “A concentrated mind and a sitting body make for better prayer than a kneeling body and a mind half asleep.” - C.S. Lewis 
 

  • 1. Baroness Lister of Burtersett (Margot Lister). House of Lords
  • 2. Lord Livingstone of Parkhead (Ian Livingston). House of Lords
  • 3. Lord Lloyd-Webber (Andrew Lloyd Webber). House of Lords
  • 4. Dawn Butler MP. House of Commons. Member for Brent Central
  • 5. Tracey Brabin MP. House of Commons. Member for Batley and Spen 

 
Friday 18th August 2017 
 
Quote: “Prayer [is] the quiet, persistent living of our life of desire and faith in the presence of our God.” - Andrew Murray 
 

  • 1. Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall (Genista McIntosh). House of Lords
  • 2. The Lord Bishop of Newcastle (Christine Hardman). House of Lords
  • 3. Andrew Bowie MP. House of Commons. Member for West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
  • 4. Lyn Brown MP. House of Commons. West Ham
  • 5. Jack Brereton MP. House of Commons. Stone on Trent South 

 
Saturday 19th August 2017 
 
Quote: “I believe God has heard my prayers. He will make it manifest in His own good time that He has heard me. I have recorded my petitions that when God has answered them, His name will be glorified.” - George Müller 

  • 1. The Lord Bishop of Norwich (Graham James). House of Lords
  • 2. Baroness Nye (Susan Nye). House of Lords
  • 3. Baroness Newlove (Helen Newlove). House of Lords
  • 4. Baroness Noakes (Sheila Masters). House of Lords
  • 5. Ben Bradley MP. House of Commons. Member for Mansfield 

 
Sunday 20th August 2017 
 
Quote: “Work as if everything depended upon work and pray as if everything depended upon prayer.” - William Booth 
 

  • 1. Karen Bradley MP. House of Commons. Member for Staffordshire Moorlands
  • 2. Mark Drakefield AM. Welsh Assembly. Member for Cardiff West
  • 3. Hugh Irranca-Davies AM. Welsh Assembly. Member for Ogmore
  • 4. Lord Lupton (James Lupton). House of Lords
  • 5. Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate (Brian Mackenzie). House of Lords