November 2020 Prayer Calendar
“Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always”
(1 Chronicles 16:11)
NOVEMBER 1 / JOHN 8:31-47
We pray for the children who have joined our Soccer Club in Papua. May God open their eyes and hearts to know Him more, and continue shaping their character so that they might be successful in life.
NOVEMBER 2 / ISAIAH 26:1-19
Please pray for Kiera, a leader at our lab school as it is her desire is to experience more joy in her everyday life.
NOVEMBER 3 / JOSHUA 24:1-18
Lord, we continue to pray for peace and unity in Papua. May all dark powers that try to steal peace and kill harmony between the tribes be gone in Your powerful name! Help Your children there, Lord, to promote love, stability, and peace among the tribes.
NOVEMBER 4 / JOSHUA 24:19-33
Please pray for Tina who asks that God will provide her with skills and creativity in teaching Math and English to the students at River Village.
NOVEMBER 5 / PSALM 70:1-5
We lift up our field team in Papua who continue to experience challenges from parents and communities who don’t understand the importance of educating their children. Give the team patience and wisdom so they can continue to love the people and open their minds.
NOVEMBER 6 / 1 THESSALONIANS 3:1-13
Please pray for Indah, our TfN graduate, who is caring for her newborn baby.
NOVEMBER 7- 8 / 1 THESSALONIANS 4:1-18
Lord, today we hold our first annual virtual event. Bless those You have gathered together. May they be able to see the amazing works You are doing and may they build deeper relationships with You and Your people in North America & the field.
NOVEMBER 9 / MATTHEW 25:1-13
Lord, please grant wisdom to Dean and Jita to lead their team and deal with the local government on Rusen Island. May You give them favor, discernment, and patience as Your ambassadors.
NOVEMBER 10 / ZEPHANIAH 1:1-18
Lord, open the hearts of the students in Bible study classes. May they develop a deeper understanding of You and Your steadfast love.
NOVEMBER 11 / ZEPHANIAH 2:1-15
Please pray for 12 new beds that are needed at Slippery Rock’s boy’s dorm.
NOVEMBER 12 / ZEPHANIAH 3:1-20
Please pray for the wedding preparations for Raymond & Alicia, our two TfN interns. Lord, You have united them in Your vision and purpose and we believe that You will provide all their needs.
NOVEMBER 13 / MATTHEW 8:18-34
We ask God that He would provide for the necessary roof renovation at Seeds of Hope children’s home.
NOVEMBER 14 – 15 / MATTHEW 25:14-30
Please pray for a recently married staff member at M Youth Centre. May God guide him to build a strong marriage.
NOVEMBER 16 / JUDGES 4:17–5:11a
We pray for the children You have sent to the guitar club at our school in Papua. May they continue to gain confidence through their new skills and get to know You more each day.
NOVEMBER 17 / JUDGES 5:11b-31
Please pray for the programs carried out by Victory Place. Pray that through the training, teachers and communities will become economically skillful so that they would be able to fund their schools.
NOVEMBER 18 / 1 THESSALONIANS 5:1-11
We pray for new groups starting at River Village. May God bless their growth.
NOVEMBER 19 / 1 THESSALONIANS 5:12-28
Please pray for neighbors living around Seeds of Hope children’s home. May they continue to witness God’s kindness through our leaders and children.
NOVEMBER 20 / MATTHEW 23:13-28
Please pray for the community around Slippery Rock who continue to support the marriage of children. May God open their minds and bring light so they can instead focus on their children’s education and future.
NOVEMBER 21-22 / MATTHEW 23:29-39
We lift up Wiwik, a leader at P High School, who is struggling to take care of her sick husband as well as pastoring Your people in their city. Give her strength, wisdom, and health to navigate through
her challenges, Lord.
NOVEMBER 23 / ISAIAH 64:1-12
Please pray for the school and education program on Spice Island. May their cooperation with the local government continue to produce fruit that will benefit children and the community around them.
NOVEMBER 24 / MARK 13:24-37
We pray for TfN students, interns, and graduates to find Godly partners. May they focus on seeking You first. Give them opportunities to develop the right values, and to prepare themselves to love and be loved.
NOVEMBER 25 / MATTHEW 24:1-14
Please pray for Raymond, a TfN intern, who plans to develop a soccer club to reach out to students and youth at the school and village where he serves.
NOVEMBER 26 / MATTHEW 24:15-28
As our American supporters celebrate Thanksgiving today, we give thanks for God’s bounty. We focus our praise on His care and provision.
NOVEMBER 27 / MATTHEW 24:29-44
Please pray for Vano as he asks God to bless his 9 new students. May these children learn how to love God, grow in obedience, and be willing to be shaped through his life and teaching.
NOVEMBER 28 – 29 / MATTHEW 24:45-51
Please pray for 3 people at Slippery Rock who are seeking and learning to know God.
NOVEMBER 30 / JOHN 12:27-43
Please pray for Siela, a TfN intern and site leader on Spice Island. She asks for God’s guidance as she determines the best way forward after finishing her contract with the TfN program this year.
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