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Prayers – week beginning 30th July 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 30
Please pray for seven work parties coming from other SU Movements to continue rebuilding the SU campsite in Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam in 2015. Pray for safety on site and for opportunities for ministry during the reconstruction.

Monday 31
Graham Bell manages the Ministry Support team, responsible for donations, mail order, customer services and processing volunteer team & DBS applications. Please pray for Graham and the administrative hub as they work to build God’s kingdom by using their administrative gifts.

Tuesday 1
In line with our emphasis on reaching The 95, staff in the North West Region are involved this month in mission activities on and around the beach in Fleetwood (Rob Steward) and in communities in Manchester (Lucy Pearson). Pray that all involved will be able to communicate the love of Jesus powerfully.

Wednesday 2
Pray for the large-scale holiday clubs for 5- to 11-year-olds in Bishop’s Stortford and Saff ron Walden run by local churches and coordinated by Local Mission Partner, the Stort Valley Trust, running 7–11 August. Pray that the 300-plus children who come for games, stories, craft and Bible teaching will encounter Jesus.

Thursday 3
Please give thanks that National Mission Partner Chaplaincy Central have a new Development Worker, Miriam Kearney. With new chaplains to schools and colleges being appointed every term, do pray for her as she gets used to her new role.

Friday 4
Pray for the Bibury outdoor activities camp for unchurched children and young people run by the South East Region that those who have never heard of Jesus before will find him in life-changing ways.

Saturday 5
The South West Region will be working in partnership with Creation Fest, a Christian music and teaching festival at Wadebridge, to run a Beach Mission and Explore Together. Pray that this partnership will result in many outside the church hearing the good news of Jesus

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