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Prayers – week beinning 18th February

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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 18
Join SU Honduras in thanking God for the success of the school programmes, ‘Forger of Values’ (primary schools) and ‘Together for the Good’ (secondary schools). Pray that these programmes will continue to make an impact and help children and young people to build lasting relationships with God.

Monday 19
Guardians of Ancora clubs are thriving in schools and attract pupils who might not otherwise join a Christian club. Pray for everyone involved in clubs already in place, for leaders setting up new initiatives, for openness and willingness from schools and for pupils to be attracted to Jesus.

Tuesday 20
Richard Shaw, Head of Regional Mission, leads our regional teams across England and Wales in focusing on reaching the 95% of young people and children found outside of the church. Please pray for Richard as he travels and provides encouragement and inspiration to teams around the country.

Wednesday 21
Jo Morley leads the mission events team who provide support to all our holidays and missions round the country. They would value prayer as they put together the details of the programme for 2018 and as they work on the new event booking and team clearance systems that will be introduced soon.

Thursday 22
Join Chaplaincy Central, a national mission partner, in praising God for the opportunity that chaplaincy offers to support and nurture children and young people. Give thanks for the many SU local mission partners who provide chaplains for local schools and colleges. Pray that vacancies for chaplains will be filled.

Friday 23
IT undergirds much of what we do. Please pray for technical services manager Ian Gooding and for the external support team as they support existing technology and plan future systems.

Saturday 24
Give thanks for X:site Teesside which relaunches today with the aim of being a focus for mission activity among children in the Teesside area. Pray that churches will work together effectively to reach local children and bring them along.

Prayers for December 2017 - February 2018


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