Prayer update - November 2023
International focus - Bishop Ishaya Baba
Bishop Ishaya Baba is Bishop of Zaria, Kaduna State, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion). Zaria is located in the 10/40 Window*, an Islamic enclave and very rural. Pray for Christians in Zaria to keep courage, to advance the Gospel amidst insecurity and marginalisation.
Home to the largest unreached people groups in the world
Home to the majority of the world’s unevangelized countries
Contains four of the world’s dominant religious blocs
Contains majority of the world’s poor
Redeemer Church, West Christchurch, New Zealand
Redeemer Church is a member of the Church of Confessing Anglicans Aotearoa/New Zealand. They are a diverse mix of ordinary people who are amazed by the love of the Lord Jesus Christ. Their minster is Mark Hood, and they meet every Sunday in the Hornby High Auditorium on the South Island.
That our invitations to church for David & Goliath, 1 Sam 17 will impress the good news on all present: 'there is a God who saves'.
That our follow up of guests, returning visitors and prospective members will help newcomers take next steps.
For creative ways to extend our ministry, including a ministry Intern for the year ahead.
Please pray for new members to join the church to enable the continued witness of the Gospel in this part of Wales.
Praise God for new believers, pray for God to continue to work in their lives.
Pray for seeds sown to bear fruit.
Pray for Rob Tearle as the pastor, for his godliness and for him to preach the Gospel for His glory.
We’re starting to advertise our Christmas events - inspired by 'Faith in Kids' all-age service (‘Christmas Feels…’). Pray it would peak the interest of parents of toddler age children.
A Virtual Congregation
ACE Assistant Bishop Ian Ferguson runs a virtual congregation every Tuesday evening at 5:30pm UK time.
The ‘virtual congregation’ provides a simple 1662 BCP evening prayer service, rooted in the doctrine of authentic Christian orthodoxy as expressed in God’s breathed-out word in scripture and our Anglican BCP as used throughout the world.
If you’d like to receive the meeting link, please sign up here: http://eepurl.com/iapI9v