Prayers for St John’s United Church of Zambia

Thank you for your persistent prayers for our congregation and country. Please pray this week for the elders and stewards of the 13 sections of St John’s congregation, giving thanks for their pastoral ministry and their trustworthiness in receiving people’s gifts to the church. Please continue to pray for the vaccination programme. Please pray for […]

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Advent prayer requests, Zambia

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.

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Prayer for Zambia

Please pray for Zambia’s people, as Zambia cannot make its debt repayments. Please pray specifically for the 17 members of the Finance Committee at St John’s – the 13 section treasurers, the Church treasurer and the treasurers of the Youth Department, the Women’s Christian Fellowship and the Men’s Christian Fellowship. Please pray for wisdom and […]

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Zambia prayers for this week

Each week we receive prayer requests from St John’s UCZ and post them on this website.  To read previous prayer requests click here. Prayer requests for this week: Please keep the health workers and vulnerable people of Zambia in your prayers during this cold season when the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in Zambia […]

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‘Hugging’ Zambia with our prayers

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 […]

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Linking with St John’s in prayer — Zambia Global Partner

Zambia is now in its cooler time, and so fear of the coronavirus, which flourishes in lower temperatures, is great. In our prayers for St John’s, Mtendere, we are asked to pray especially this week: – for the people working for church, government and voluntary groups, telling people about how to reduce the risk of […]

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Praying for Church Treasurers

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.

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Prayers for Lay Leaders & choirs at St John’s Mtendere, Zambia

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.

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Prayers for rain, Zambia

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 […]

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