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Prayers – week beginning 20th August 2017

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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 20
SU Romania write, ‘Please pray for the many camps and vacation clubs being held over summer – that God will bring many children and teenagers closer to himself. Please also pray that God will provide passionate volunteers, material resources and his protection.’

Monday 21
Thank God for new holidays such as The SU Bake Off 2 which starts today. Pray that it will inspire children to develop their culinary skills and discover God for themselves. Ask God to give wisdom and strength to the leaders and team.

Tuesday 22
Chris Eales, Development Worker in the South West, has a vision for a new beach mission in North Devon and for more Guardians of Ancora Clubs in schools in the region. Please pray that God will open doors and lead in the right direction.

Wednesday 23  
Sarah Jenkins of Local Mission Partner Christian Connections in Schools wants to see more prayer spaces in schools growing out of initiatives that took place earlier in the year. Pray that she may have successful contacts and build good relationships with the schools.

Thursday 24
Fleet & Crookham Churches Together in Schools, a Local Mission Partner, ask us to pray that the Year 6 pupils who currently come to their junior school lunch clubs will make a good transition to their secondary school Christian Unions.

Friday 25
Pray for those who will be taking up leadership roles in Christian groups in schools at the start of the new school year asking that God will give them confidence, boldness and wisdom, and that the groups might be a light for Jesus in the school.

Saturday 26
A central part of The 95 Campaign is listening to children and young people and those working with them to understand better how we can make Jesus known. Pray for new insights and for a real change in the way the church reaches this generation.

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