Prayer and Praise (2 November 2011)
November 2, 2011
“I will praise you, O LORD, with all my heart; before the ?gods? I will sing your praise.” — Psalm 138:1 (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. Praise God that the season change has been smooth so far. Pray that it will continue to be this way.
3. Praise God that the reception for Times of Refreshment seems to have improved! Continue to pray for the Singapore ministry and also our partnering church (Bethesda Hall) for the Times of Refreshment program.
4. 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. Praise God for the provision of a new administrator! Continue to pray for the raising up of Australian missionaries for TWR globally, and that God will send the right people for the various positions in TWR-Australia.
2. Pray for generous response to the recent direct mail campaign for China.
3. Pray for good attendance and response at each engagement, as we share about TWR-Asia?s China ministry at churches in Australia.
4. Thank God for the new edition of TWR Connections, and pray that many will become connected to TWR.
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.
1. Pray for the testing of radio signals and mp3 players in the villages, and that God will open doors for more listener groups to be started. Pray that the programs will impact the villagers.
2. The season change has just taken effect beginning 30 October. Pray that the listeners will remember to tune in to their favourite programs at the right frequencies and times. Pray for strong signals over all of our broadcast areas.
1. Praise God that the signal strength of broadcasts to India from Guam has improved greatly!
2. Praise God that we have reached a major milestone in the Guam transmitter replacement project, with TX6 transmitting regularly scheduled programs this season while operating under automated control.
3. Pray for preparations for the TX6 dedication service on Guam.
1. Pray for the listener meetings, and especially for good weather as it has been raining incessantly this week.
2. Pray for more translators, as there is a lot of work to be done in translating numerous audio programs from English to Hindi.
1. Praise God for a safe journey and fruitful trip for our staff as they returned after a trip to Sendai and Tokyo to meet with pastors and Christian workers. They explored partnerships for the counseling program to minister to those affected by the earthquake/tsunami. Pray that they will be refreshed spiritually, physically and emotionally as they rest from the demanding trip.
2. 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 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.