- Help the Body of Christ to grow spiritually
- Help its members to grow in their relationship with God.
- Bring those who do not yet know God to come to know him
The Revd Stephen Whiting, Priest-in-Charge of The Forest of Galtres Benefice. Revd Stephen was licensed by the Bishop of Selby on the 8th May 2017 at St Helen and the Holy Cross, Sheriff Hutton.
Thy Kingdom Come is a global prayer movement, which invites Christians around the world to pray between Ascension and Pentecost for more people to come to know Jesus Christ.
you look upon us with love and mercy.
Build up your people in this Archdeaconry of York, we pray,
and make your churches places of generosity and welcome,
that we might nurture disciples of your Son.
May we seek to work as partners in mission,
desiring the guidance and strength of the Holy Spirit,
as we live out your Gospel in our parishes.
Jesus Christ our Lord.