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Ministry Story - Alongside, Outback Australia

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Prayer and Praise Points

Thurs 26 May - Wed 8 June

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26 T National Reconciliation Week The 2022 theme for National Reconciliation Week (27 May - 3 June) is “Be Brave. Make Change.” Pray for courage for all Australians to face and tackle the unfinished business of reconciliation.

27 F National Reconciliation Week Pray for this focused week to spark new and ongoing opportunities for truth-telling conversations. Pray for the wider Australian community to listen to First Nations people with humble and soft hearts. 

28 S National Reconciliation Week Pray for wisdom for the new Australian Government as they listen and take action at a federal level. As a country with wounds to acknowledge and heal, pray for our leaders to take steps towards real change. 

29 S Outback Australia Lift up our team walking alongside First Nations believers and church leaders. Pray for deep cultural understanding and sensitivity to the Spirit’s leading.

30 M Outback Australia Pray for Baptist Mission Australia’s leaders and team members as we intentionally seek to listen to the voices of First Nations people. Pray for wisdom as we seek to play our part in fostering reconciliation. 

31 T May Mission Month Pray for God’s Spirit to be at work in the lives of people considering a call to intercultural mission service.

1 W May Mission Month Give thanks for the hundreds of church communities and thousands of individuals who faithfully and passionately partner with our teams and ministry. Praise God for their hearts to see the good news of Jesus shared around the world.

2 T Papua Pray for the Theological Colleges and training programs preparing local people for ministry leadership. Lift up the facilitators and students as they grow and learn together.

3 F Papua New Guinea Pray for the Baptist Union of PNG as they seek to train church leaders. Pray for God’s provision through the generosity of Australian believers to enable more people to complete this important training. 

4 S Zimbabwe Pray for children and young people to grow up knowing their identity in Christ. Pray for God to raise up the next generation of faith leaders. 

5 S South East Asia Praise God for the testimony of local believer Rivkah. Pray for God’s Spirit to continue to open opportunities for her to share Jesus with her friends and family.

6 M South East Asia Pat and Joy write, “Pray that as we take intentional and vulnerable steps to cross the street and meet people where they are at, we may have opportunities to live alongside people with the hope of Jesus.”

7 T Central Asia Pete and Nomes’ move to another city has been delayed by lockdowns. Pray with them that their visa will be processed so they can relocate soon. Pray also for patience as they wait on God to open the doors for their move.

8 W Central Asia Pete continues to read the Bible with an H friend, Mike. They are currently working through the Easter story. Pray for wisdom as Pete journeys with Mike through thispowerful narrative.
 
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