"For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their prayer, but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.” 1 Peter 3:12 NIV
Sat 1- Please pray for safe travels for the Mocha Club Journey team as they visit our partners in Kenya. Pray for impactful time for both the team members and the communities they work alongside.
Sun 2- Please pray for healing for Pastor Mezack Nkundabantu, Country Director for Rwanda and Burundi, as he is being treated for cancer. Please pray for continued faith and peace for him and his wife Helene during this difficult time. Pray for his church & ministry that continues in his absence.
Mon 3- Please pray safety for Jonathan Titus-Williams, Country Director in Sierra Leone as he travels throughout the country meeting with his Board and teachers.
Tue 4- Pray for Peter Ochiel and his family as they continue to serve their community in Eastern Kenya through Action Ministry. Pray for the staff and volunteers who serve faithfully alongside Peter. Pray the Mocha Club journey team is a great encouragement to Peter, his family, staff and volunteers as they spend time together this week.
Wed 5- Please pray with Denis Hangi for his province in North Kivu, Congo, that God would stop the Ebola epidemic that is causing the death of many people there. Pray also that the government would take control of the country from the militia and rebels who are invading different parts of the country. Pray courage and protection for his teachers and their students in these areas.
Thu 6- Pray for peace in South Sudan. Pray for Country Director Tito Iranga and his Board chairman to have another opportunity in the coming months to travel into South Sudan to continue to facilitate peace talks between warring communities.
Fri 7- Please pray for God's anointing for success on the 3rd annual Run for Hope which will take place tomorrow in Nairobi, Kenya. Please join the leadership in praying for 600 participants and for good weather.
“Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.” Jeremiah 29:12-13 NIV
Sat 8- Praise God for our Board of Directors who generously invest in this ministry with their time, talent, and treasures!
Sun 9- Praise God for the Spread The Word program which raises funds to equip our theological education students with the tools they need including Study Bibles and curriculum. Please pray God's favor upon the fundraising events being planned for this year.
Mon 10- Pray for the staff & students at New Dawn Educational Centre in Nairobi, Kenya. Pray for encouragement for the teaching staff. Pray that the students will get a growing revelation of Jesus Christ and receive Him as LORD of their lives.
Tue 11- Pray for Geoffrey Ocan, Country Director for Uganda. Pray the Lord will lead those He has chosen to join the theological education classes this year. Please pray also for continued good health for Geoffrey and his family.
Wed 12- Please pray for the ongoing community development classes in Malawi, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, and Uganda. Pray also for the new students of our theological education program and those that are graduating — both of which are happening throughout June.
"Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you." 1 Peter 5:6-7 NIV
Thu 13- Pray for Leonard Chipangano, Country Director for Malawi as he continues to serve the teachers and students of our theological education program there. Join Leonard in praying for greater passion for those who are participating in the program.
Fri 14- Please pray for the children and volunteers at the Flame of Love orphanage in Goma, Congo. Pray the Lord provides their every need. Please continue to pray for Sister Alvera as she receives treatment for cancer far away in Italy.
Sat 15- Praise God for all those who invest in this ministry through prayer and finances!
Sun 16- God, according to the riches of Your glory, grant our fathers to be strengthened with power through Your Spirit in their inner being, so that Christ may dwell in their hearts through faith–that they, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that they may be filled with all the fullness of God. (Ephesians 3:14-19, ESV) Happy Father's Day!
Mon 17- Pray for the men and women living in refugee camps in South Sudan who want to join our theological training program. Please pray for the resources needed to print the curriculum so these eager students may begin the classes.
Tue 18- Pray for success in the growth of the New Dawn Mentorship Ltd. (formerly New Dawn Children’s Abstinence Program). This program aspires to expand its operation in ways that will generate income that would provide financial subsidy for the operations of the New Dawn Educational Centre.
Wed 19- Please pray for Allan Knowles, Country Director for South Africa, as he continues to teach and mentor the students who are part of our theological education program there. He is currently meeting with two groups weekly in hopes of starting another theological education class.
Thu 20- Pray for the counselors and pastors in and around Goma, Congo who are leading more than 900 children in weekly trauma-healing small groups.
Fri 21- We praise God with Leonard Chipangano, Country Director in Malawi, and his wife Josephine as they celebrate their wedding anniversary today!
"My sheep listen to my voice; I know them and they follow me."
John 10:27 NIV
Sat 22- Please pray for the spouses and families of our partners in Africa. May they know God's presence and peace, protection and provision.
Sun 23- Praise God for our impact partner, The Mocha Club, and the influencers who share our work in Africa with their audiences. Please pray for God to increase our Mocha Club Membership so that we can continue to support our partners throughout Africa.
Mon 24- Please pray for the completion of the new church building in Kigali, Rwanda and for the plans for a dedication ceremony in July. Pray Pastor Mezack and his wife Helene are able to be back home in Kigali to celebrate this special occasion with their church family.
Tue 25- Pray for the Women at Risk program in Ethiopia. Pray for holistic transformation for the 58 women currently in the counseling portion and 54 women in the skills training/job placement portion of the program. Please pray for each of these ladies as they move forward!
Wed 26- Please pray God's favor upon the 7th Annual Spread The Word Golf Tournament which will take place on September 17. Pray for good weather, a great turnout and for success in raising the funds needed to equip new students in our theological education program with Study Bibles and curriculum.
Thu 27- Please pray for Peter Ochiel as he seeks wisdom for how to care for the orphans left behind as several of the parents in Blessed Camp have passed away recently, leaving no one to care for their children.
Fri 28- Please pray for our Country Director, Asrat Gizaw, as he continues to serve the teachers and students who are part of the theological education program in Ethiopia. Pray for his Board of Directors to be a great support to him.
Sat 29- Please pray for favor as we submit applications for several funding grants in the coming months.
Sun 30- Please pray for our U.S. staff; for health, encouragement, and passion as we continue to serve God in this ministry.