Today, 18 October, is the annual National Prayer Day in Zambia. Citizens will gather at churches, arenas, sports grounds and schools to give thanks to God, to pray for rain, and to share in the joy of being a free nation. Please hold the Zambia in your prayers today — the people, the animals, the […]
God, we send our prayers to Zambia… praying for St John’s Finance Committee, for the treasurers of the sections, the fellowships and the Youth Department, for wisdom and honesty in their ministry. May your goodness be their guide.
Our prayers travel with Ana as she travels to Zambia on Tuesday 17 July. May she find welcome, fellowship and hospitality.
During July, the people of St John’s are making a special effort to raise funds, so that they can build rooms for Sunday School classes and other church activities. Please pray for them as they undertake this project.
God, in your mercy, hear our prayers… We pray for the people preparing for church membership at St John’s Church and the leaders of the catechumens’ classes. As Zambia celebrates Heroes and Unity Days at the beginning of July, we give thanks for the freedom and unity people enjoy in Zambia, and pray for Christians […]
Please pray for: – the lay preachers graduating from their training on 22nd June; – the three choirs at St John’s as they prepare for the upcoming music festivals; – the congregational fundraising planned for July. To read more about our link partnership with St John’s United Church of Zambia click here.
Prayer request from St John’s United Church of Zambia, Mtendere, Lusaka… Please pray this week for the youth of St John’s congregation –for the Youth Steward, the young people’s choirs and the Youth Drama group. Give thanks for their energy and enthusiasm, and pray for their continuing growth in faith and commitment.
On Pentecost Sunday, we pray for spiritual renewal at St John’s as they will be praying for spiritual renewal in Salibury! Please also pray for: the five burial assistants at St John’s in their essential ministry officiating at Christian burials. the people being trained by the minister as burial assistants by the minister.
Please pray for the Sunday School teachers and children at St John’s and for the continuing fundraising to build classrooms for the Sunday School at St John’s.
God of our world… We lift our prayers for St John’s United Church of Zambia in Mtendere, our partner and link church. We pray for Zambia facing the consequences of the poor rains and drought in some regions this past growing season. At St John’s in Mtendere, the Intercessory Prayer Group meets early each weekday […]