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Prayers – week beginning 23rd September 2018

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Join us in praying for Scripture Union ministries – for those sharing the good news and for the children and young people they share it with

Sunday 23 
SU Indonesia ask us to pray for wisdom and commitment for staff and council, and that at the annual working plan meeting (28–29 September) they will clearly see God’s way forward. 

Monday 24 
SU development worker Geoff Brown will be running the northern Training in Schools Work course in Sheffi eld from today until Wednesday. Pray that this will be a time of encouragement which will leave those who come better equipped to share the love of Jesus in schools. 

Tuesday 25 
Three new student support workers have joined national mission partner Festive; last year they were sixth formers receiving support from Festive. Pray for them as they in turn support other sixth formers over the next year with prayer, advice and encouragement. 

Wednesday 26 
Pray that during the annual prayer space this month at Court Moor secondary school in Fleet (organised by local mission partner Fleet and Crookham Churches Together in Schools), young people will experience a sense of God who cares about them. 

Thursday 27 
SU’s Central Region Team meet today to review and plan. Pray they will have a clear sense of God’s priorities, and that they will be encouraged and refreshed. 

Friday 28 
The SU Gloucester prayer group meets today – thank God for faithful prayer supporters like these, some in their nineties, who have prayed for our work to reach unchurched children and young people for many years. Pray that God will encourage them as they hear what he is doing. 

Saturday 29 
Today, local mission partner Thrive launches another growing leaders programme for young people, with one group in Leamington Spa and one in Coventry. Please pray that the teenagers who are taking part in the programme will develop their full potential and be enabled to lead eff ectively.

Prayers for September – November 2018


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