Prayer Calendar – August 2017
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice!
Philippians 4:4 NASB
01-02: Genesis 30.25-31.55 Praise God for the businessman who is interested in helping to purchase land for a new school!
03: Genesis 32 Pray for Siela as she begins teaching kindergarten, that her students would be open to her teaching & flourish in her care.
04: Matthew 14.13-21 Pray for those who live in remote areas in Southeast Asia would encounter Jesus & have their physical needs met.
05: Romans 9.1-18 Please pray that our teachers would speak with utter truthfulness, confirmed by their conscience & the Holy Spirit.
Sunday 06: Daniel 7.1-14 Praise be to God who has dominion that shall not pass away & a kingdom that can never be destroyed!
07: Genesis 35.1-21 Pray that people in Southeast Asia would put away foreign gods, purify themselves and serve the God who answers them in the day of their distress & will remain with them wherever they go.
08-09: Genesis 37 Please pray for Eva as she begins teaching elementary school. Pray that she will be a great teacher & easily adapt to the culture there.
10: Romans 9.19-33 Please pray for families of students who are adapting to life with their children far away.
11: Romans 10 Pray for Hudson, a field worker who celebrates his birthday today. Pray as he is finishing his first term & preparing for furlough.
12: Matthew 14:22-36 Please pray that MSI field workers would be courageous in the midst of trials knowing that Jesus is with them.
Sunday 13-14: Psalm 105 Praise God for the new TransformNation site where teachers in training have begun to plant & harvest the land!
15: Isaiah 61 Please pray for pastors & teachers to walk in the anointing of the Holy Spirit in preaching the Good News to the poor, healing the brokenhearted, freeing the captives & proclaiming the year of the Lord’s favor.
16: Genesis 39 Pray that the new teachers find favor in the areas that God has sent them & they would have success in everything they do.
17: Genesis 40 Happy Indonesian Independence Day! Please pray for the nation where so much of MSI’s work takes place; that the Kingdom of God would take root in the hearts of the people.
18-19: Genesis 41 Pray that God’s people will be placed in positions of authority & will govern with wisdom & direction from the Lord.
Sunday 20: Genesis 45.1-20 Pray that the new group of TransformNation students can adapt academically & adjust to being away from home.
21-22: Matthew 15 Pray for Nancy who has recently started teaching sociology & economics at W Middle & High School. Please pray that God keeps her heart close to His vision & helps her to focus on what He has called her to do.
23: Psalm 132-134 Please pray for Eric & Hannah, a couple working at CEC, who are having difficulties starting a family. Pray that God will bless them with children.
24: John 1.35-51 Pray for Tamara who has begun teaching at W Middle & High School. Pray that she will walk in love towards her students.
25: Genesis 50.4-26 Pray for wisdom & efficiency for the MSI team in the field as they begin construction of the new TfN site.
26-Sunday 27: Exodus 1.1-2.10 Pray for Naomi in her new role at W Middle & High School. Pray for strength & vitality as she works with her students & their families.
28: Matthew 11.2-15 Please pray for the six new students who have started the skills building program.
29: Matthew 14.1-12 Please pray for Grace, a field worker from Australia, who is celebrating her birthday today. Pray for an abundance of grace as she raises her two young children in the field. May they always be in good health!
30: Matthew 16.21-28 Pray that our teenagers would see that the world has nothing to offer them & they would give their lives to Jesus.
31: Romans 11.1-18 Pray for the children at Slippery Rock Children’s Home who are having difficulty adjusting to being away from family.