Prayer and Praise (16 November 2011)
November 16, 2011
“Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.” — 1 Chronicles 16:34 (NIV)
Asia Service Center
1. Pray for God?s protection on all personnel and our family, and that we will walk closely with Jesus, honour Him in all we do and say, and serve Him with excellence, unity and joy.
2. Pray for the Lord to bring a suitably qualified person with good HR skills and a pastoral heart to join us as the Asia HR Director.
1. Continue to pray for the raising up of of new TWR representatives across Australia, and that God will send the right people for the various positions in TWR-Australia.
1. Pray for safety and provision for those living in low-lying areas, and who have been affected by the flood. Pray also for God?s protection that the rice fields will not be affected, and that there will be a harvest.
2. Pray for healing and speedy recovery for those who are sick.
1. According to the weather forecast, this winter may be very cold. Pray for God?s protection over the poorer areas in China, that they can endure through this winter peacefully.
2. Pray for strong signals over all of our broadcast areas.
3. Praise God for an encouraging start in reaching out to deprived children living in the hill areas. Pray for wisdom as we put in place the needed infra-structure and pursue in starting more similar projects in other villages in 2012.
1. Praise God that the spare water pump for the Thomson transmitters and the pump controller arrived in good shape.
2. Pray for the transmitter dedication service on Guam (on 18 Nov) and for the many travelers associated with the event.
1. Praise God that the celebration of 25 years of broadcast in the Gamit language (a tribal language in Gujarat) went well, and the team had fruitful meetings and celebration.
2. Pray for all those who have committed to begin Radio Homes Groups, that it will become a reality, and that many will be nurtured through the TTB (Thru The Bible) programs.
1. Pray for our Japan coordinator and a partner as they work on content for the counseling program, for those who are still affected by the disaster. Pray that the Lord will guide and lead every step of the process, and provide the funds needed to begin and sustain the project.
Thailand / Laos
1. Pray for safety for those who are affected by the floods in Thailand.
2. Pray for God?s protection and discernment to be upon the team in Thailand, and that the Lord will bless and lead them in a special way.
3. Pray for unity and good time management for the Thai team and pray for ministry support for Thailand as well.
4. Pray for wisdom and discernment as the Laos team plans and works on different areas. Pray for God?s protection to be upon them as they visit and minister to people in their country.
1. Pray for people in south and central Vietnam, who are affected by the flood.
2. Our broadcast schedule has changed for the second half of the 2011 season. Pray for good reception and that more listeners will tune in our programs.