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15PRAYER MATTERS

WEEKLY PRAYER UPDATES


Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.

-  Colossians 4:2



Remember: PRAYER MATTERS


Chris and Cheryl Mason (NSW, DPG Day 4)
Pray for their daughter Renee and her friends as they participate in a school mission trip to Cambodia. Pray that the GRN materials Renee takes with her will help people know Jesus.


Fiona Thomas (Cambodia, DPG Day 7)
Pray for Fiona as she finishes her involvement with Babycare this year, then takes on a full-time pastoral care role with her Siem Reap church, CFSR, in 2018. She will supporting and encouraging missionaries in Siem Reap. Pray that Babycare will continue to be effective in meeting the needs of the community, including Christian outreach.


Daniel and Candide Weekes (France, DPG Day 14)
Praise God for a non-eventful trip back to France, where they arrived with all their luggage and were met at the airport by their neighbour. Praise God for conversations about faith with neighbours before Dan and Candide were even rid of their jet-lag. Pray that the car they bought in Australia will sell quickly. Praise God for being able to catch up with many supporters in Australia.


Noela Elvery (Specialist, DPG Day 20) and Julie Loudon (Specialist, DPG Day 21)
Pray for safety and protection as unrest continues in NE DR Congo. Four young male students were gunned down this past week for no reason by ‘so called’ new youth government soldiers. Pray for the protection of the Manzali School (900 children), medical work and church activities connected with ‘Aussies Caring for Congo Kids’. Pray for peace and for the families who have lost loved ones. Pray for the community as they come together to try and solve the problem and have these young ‘so called’ soldiers replaced with military who will care about the people. Pray for Acira and Berocan as they seek to encourage and comfort others. Pray that they stay safe and have Godly wisdom in this terrible situation they find themselves in yet again. Pray for Fina, the young orphaned pygmy girl from the forest, who has Tuberculosis and is living with Way Alege (Co-ordinator of Pygmy Project) and his family. She has been stable but has had a recurrence, and the local doctor says her lungs are badly damaged and can’t be treated. Pray for wisdom re treatment, perhaps needing travel to another area with better medical facilities.


John and Remy Tan (Specialists, DPG Day 22)
Praise God for His sustenance while Remy did her online SILA translation course and for Janelle as she went through year 7. Please pray for Remy’s hurting knee. Pray for Remy as she helps run a language/phonetics course at WEC in Tasmania (2–8 December), together with two Wycliffe colleagues, where she will be a Language Resource Person. In January–February 2018, John will be studying Cultural Anthropology and Language Acquisition at SILA Launch while Janelle helps with childcare. Pray about John and Remy’s work over the Summer, as they try to help maintain responsibilities at the National Office while some of the team have holidays.


Daniel and Emily (Restricted Access, DPG Day 23)
Pray for Daniel and Emily as they study at Worldview Centre for Intercultural Studies in Launceston next year. Pray for them as they re-settle in Australia. Pray for them as they explore serving long-term with a mission organisation.


Pray for Phil Walker (Scripture Memory Challenge) who is being treated for sleep apnoea. Pray that he can get his weight and breathing problems under control soon.


These items are sourced from emails and other communications received from cross-cultural workers.
The workers are identified by the day number in the current AMT Daily Prayer Guide.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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