During this Advent Season, please pray for the Elders and Stewards for each of the local sections of St John’s congregation, giving thanks for their pastoral ministry and leadership of section prayers. Please pray also for the secondary school leavers in the middle of their Grade 12 exams.
Dear friends, At St John’s this week, please pray for the Community Development and Social Justice team, for Mr Mukupa Chanda, the Convenor, in their work of supporting vulnerable people suffering the hardships of the COVID crisis. Many thanks
Please pray for: the ministry of the Women’s Christian Fellowship and the Men’s Christian Fellowship at St John’s Mtendere congregation of the United Church of Zambia resuming their fellowship and work, observing the anti coronavirus protocols. young people sitting the GCE exams during September. the other pupils and teachers who have returned to school for […]
We are asked to give thanks for answers to prayer for improved electricity supply in Zambia. for a pause in the increase of COVID-19 deaths in Zambia. for the resumption of worship together, often outside in this dry season. Please continue to pray for the management of church finances, much reduced by the lockdown.
Please continue to pray for Zambia as the number of coronavirus deaths continues to rise steeply, especially praying for health workers and for churches ministering to the sick and the bereaved. At St John’s, we are asked to give thanks for worship together again, and give thanks for the pastoral support members are giving to […]
In our prayers, give thanks that St John’s and other United Church of Zambia congregations are worshipping together, even with some people wearing masks, and singing together. As school holidays begin, pray for pupils, families and school staff, especially at the schools near St John’s – Chitukuo Primary and New Mtendere Secondary. Continue to pray […]
Let’s ‘hug’ St John’s and our partners in Zambia with our prayers. Please pray that people will keep safe from coronavirus and that political rivalries will not boil over. At St John’s, pray especially for section elders and stewards, in their local ministry now that meetings of the whole congregation are restricted. Please pray for […]
In our prayers for St John’s this week, we are asked especially to pray for: Children in examination classes going back to school next week, and for the school staff preparing premises and planning; Market traders and street vendors in Mtendere and elsewhere, trying to follow the anti-coronavirus measures and make a living. Rev Godfrey […]
This week we are asked to give thanks, with the St John’s congregation, that Jesus is risen, alive and with us now. Please pray that Zambia will continue to be spared widespread infection with the coronavirus. Pray for students and staff of schools, colleges and universities closed for more than three weeks. Pray for Revd […]
We are asked to pray for the Girls’ Brigade Company at St John’s Mtendere, Lusaka, United Church of Zambia. Please pray for the officers and for the girls, giving thanks for their witness and service and praying for their continuing growth in faith.