Sunday 1: It was such a blessing to have Pastor Mezack Nkundabantu from Rwanda with us in November. Please pray for him as he continues to spend time in the States and for his family as he is away from home.
Monday 2: We praise God for the opportunity to share the ministry of African Leadership at several Church Missions fairs over the past few months. Please pray for more churches to be actively involved in our Common Grounds Partnership Program.
Tuesday 3: Please pray for the US staff of African Leadership as we seek to serve leaders who matter in the hard places in Africa. Pray for God's leading and His continued blessing upon this ministry.
"I urge you, brothers and sisters, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to join me in my struggle by praying to God for me." Romans 15:30
Wednesday 4: Please pray for the country of South Africa and our Country Director Allen Knowles.
Thursday 5: Please pray for the Lord's protection and care of our Country Director in Egypt as he continues to serve faithfully even amidst strong persecution.
Friday 6: Please pray for Everton Kamangire as he serves the Lizulu community in Malawi.
Saturday 7: Please pray for our Board of Directors as they meet today. Pray for God's clear guidance and direction.
Sunday 8: Please pray for the country of Nigeria, our Country Director Michael Adeboye and all those engaged in our Applied Education program there.
Monday 9: Please continue to pray for funding of the shipment of desperately needed medical supplies for Malawi.
Wednesday 11: Praise God for the men and women dedicated to attending our Applied Education classes throughout Africa. Please pray for wisdom and understanding in the application of all they are learning.
Thursday 12: Praise God for Billy Hyatt who has raised support for the ministry of African Leadership through his Purpose Project "TraceTrek." Pray for him as he plans to cross the finish line today after walking the 444 mile Natchez Trace Parkway!
Friday 13: Please pray for the children of Africa who have become orphans at a young age. Pray that God will raise up caregivers for these children.
Saturday 14: Please continue to pray with us; that God will provide the funds necessary to continue the work to which He has called us.
Sunday 15: Please pray for our Country Directors throughout Africa as they come alongside the teachers and trainers of our Applied Education program in 23 countries.
Monday 16: We praise God for the Mocha Club artists who share from stage the work of African Leadership.
Tuesday 17: Please pray for the women and children who are involved in the Women at Risk program in Ethiopia... that they would know God as their Father, Redeemer and Strength.
"For this reason, ever since I heard about your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love for all God's people, I have not stopped giving thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers." Ephesians 1:15-16 NIV
Wednesday 18: Praise God for all those who support African Leadership through prayer!
Thursday 19: Plans for Ellie's Run for Africa 2014 are underway. Please pray for the volunteers who put many hours of hard work into raising money for New Dawn Educational Centre in the Huruma slum outside of Nairobi Kenya.
Friday 20: Please pray that every believer in Africa will have access to a Bible in their language. At the present time only 1out of every 6 believers owns a copy of the Bible.
Saturday 21: Praise God for those who support children through the Adziwa child sponsorship program!
Sunday 22: Please pray for Jonathan Titus-Williams, our Country Director in Sierra Leone as he continues to equip the men and women in the Applied Education classes there.
Monday 23: Please pray for the many men and women in Africa infected with HIV/AIDS, that they may get the treatment and counseling needed to live healthy lives. Pray for the Heritage Kenya Organization and the Living Hope Health Care Center that minister to HIV/AIDS patients in a variety of ways.
Tuesday 24: Praise God for the many men and women who are bringing the good news of Jesus to Africa's hard places!
Wednesday 25: Please pray that our brothers and sisters in Africa will have a joy-filled Christmas with family and friends!
Friday 27: Please pray for the Lizulu Orphan Care program which serves 500 orphans with food, medical care, schooling, clothing, toiletries, & transportation.
Saturday 28: Please pray for African Leadership's work in Kenya and our partners there including our Country Director Dennis Omondi and New Dawn's founder Irene Tongoi.
"May my prayer be set before you like incense; may the lifting up of my hands be like the evening sacrifice." Jeremiah 29:12
Sunday 29: Please pray for Geoffrey Ocan, our Country Director in Uganda as he continues to equip the men and women in the Applied Education classes there.
Tuesday 31: As another year ends and a new one begins we praise God for the work He's called us to and for all the financial and prayer support of individuals like you. May God bless you as you bless this ministry through your faithful support!