Sunday, (Apr 1) – Praise God that, because of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, we have new life and a renewed hope, and we have victory and power in His name. Pray that the Lord will empower us to keep His words of truth planted firm within us, to keep focused on what is pure and right, and to be obedient to His Word. Pray that He will shine His light in us, and through us so we will make a difference in this world for His glory and purposes. Pray that we may reflect His peace and hope to a world that so desperately needs His presence and healing. Pray that God will grant us wisdom to know what we must do, the will to want to do it, the courage to undertake it, the perseverance to continue to do it, and the strength to complete it.
Monday, (Apr 2) – Pray for the Nation: Pray against the forces of darkness in the nation, that God will push back the schemes of the evil one, and that every further advancement of his work be quenched and extinguished. Pray that God will remove the oppression and lawlessness in Malaysia. Pray that many from the rakyat will volunteer to be Pacaba during the polling day, and they will attend the training sessions to be properly equipped. As the Church in Malaysia seeks the Lord in intercession for GE14, pray that He will guide us to pray in accordance with His sovereign will for our land.
Tuesday, (Apr 3) – Pray for TRAC: pray for the TRAC Pastors’ School (April 3-6, 2018) in Ipoh. This year, it will be a combined pastors’ school with TRAC Singapore pastors. Pray for journey mercies. Pray that it will be a blessed time of renewing bonds of fellowship and love. Pray that the older pastors will be a blessing to the younger pastors, especially in sharing ministry experiences and lending a listening ear. Pray that retired pastors will also be blessed by attending this pastors’ school. Pray that things will run smoothly in local churches while the pastors are away.
Wednesday, (Apr 4) – Pray for the Combined Cell Groups gathering on Friday, April 6, 2018. As this is an important event, pray that all Cell Group leaders and their members will make a concerted effort to attend the meeting. Pray for the Lord to grant Brother Jesse Teh and his team as they facilitate the meeting. Pray that everyone will understand, abide by, and align to the Church vision, and to God’s will for their lives and their service to the Lord. Pray for good weather and smooth traffic flow so that our church members will be able to come on time.
Thursday, (Apr 5) – The Girls’ Brigade (GB) Enrolment Service will be held on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Pray that God will bless and minister to all the girls and the officers through the service. Pray for the GB ministry, that the captain and officers will provide leadership, spiritual, physical and emotional support for the girls. Pray for God’s grace upon the team of volunteers and helpers who work tirelessly for GB. Pray for many of the GB girls who do not have a church connection that the Lord will lead them to a church where they can grow spiritually. Pray for the girls to discover what it means to follow Christ in the year ahead.
Friday, (Apr 6) – The Alpha Marriage Course will begin on Sunday, April 8, 2018. Pray that couples will make time to come for the course, not because of problems in the marriage, but so that their marriages will be more enriching and fulfilling. Pray for God’s wisdom and guidance upon Raymond & Elaine Tan as they facilitate the sessions. Pray that the couples will find all the sessions beneficial, and as they apply the principles they have learnt, their marriages will be blessed. Pray also that those with children will be able to find people to look them while their parents are attending the course.
Saturday, (Apr 7) – Pray for the World: As many Christians are reaching out and sharing the Gospel in Israel and Palestine, pray that the Holy Spirit will reveal the truth of who Christ really is, and many people will put their faith in Him. Pray for protection for new believers from Muslim and Orthodox Jewish families as their faith is viewed as treason. Pray that they will continue to stand firm in their newly found faith.