“Remain true to the faith.”       Acts 14:22

YfCI AFRICA OFFICE

Area Director [AD]: Hilary Lewis-Nicol [Melrose]

  • Praise Jesus for faithful staff in the area office. Entrust Hilary, Charles, Danny & Riraqi to Him for wisdom, strength and good health to continue the work.
  • Thank God for committed people serving in YfC Africa. Approach Him for strength for them as they serve Him and ask for the salvation and discipleship of many youth on the continent.
  • We are grateful for the way the Lord is providing for ministry in Africa through local and international partners. Trust HIM for enough funds and resources to bring the Gospel to youth.
  • Please pray for the power and internet problems in Ghana to be solved so that the office can run smoothly.

AFRICA LEADERSHIP TEAM [ALT]

Hilary Lewis-Nicol, Jean Baptiste Mugarura, David Kadalie, EJ van As, Josue Akowanou, Koekoes van As, Anne Musya-Ngwiri, Ravo Maharavo Fetra & Abu Conteh

  • Thank Adonai for willing ALT members and their good health. Petition Him for a life of obedience, a deep relationship with Jesus and for good health.
  • Honour the Ancient of Days for safe travels and for keeping their families safe in their absence. Continue to present the safety and good health of their loved ones unto God.
  • We are grateful for God’s faithful provision to the ALT. Trust our Provider for finances enabling them to attend ALT meetings and to visit the nations in their regions, also for safe travels.
  • Intercede for them for guidance and wisdom in their daily tasks especially to implement what was decided at the last meetings.
  • Entrust our need for a liaison person unto our Provider.

TRAINING/DEVELOPMENT DESK [TDD] & SOUTHERN REGION [SR]

Training & Southern Region Director: EJ van As [Koekoes]

  • Thank Abba Father for His faithfulness in providing for these departments. Pray for enough resources to run this office and training department effectively and for a full time secretary.
  • Praise Jesus for all the work we could do in May. Bring Mpho and his involvement with the World Servants programme unto God for guidance in organizing the different projects and his pioneering of new ministry ventures.
  • Exalt our High Priest for 2 good conferences last month, World-wide Regional Directors conference 11-17 May and YEPT (Young Evangelist Pioneering training) 15-22 May. Entrust EJ’s upcoming trips this month unto Him for wisdom, safety and good health.
  • We want to re-pioneer YFC in Malawi. Pray for wisdom as we work on this.

EAST AFRICA REGION

East Africa Director: Jean Baptiste Mugarura [Marina]

  • Currently JB is on much needed family leave. Intercede for complete healing for Marina and for strength and stamina for JB and the rest of the family.
  • Bring David Kadalie & Anne Musya-Ngwiri, who are standing in for JB in his region, unto the Spirit for wisdom and guidance.
  • Appreciate the Holy One for strong ministry across the East Africa Region. Trust Him to enable staff, volunteers and board members to reach the youth of their nations.
  • Continue bringing Burundi‘s Presidential elections unto Jesus, praying for the pre-election violence to stop and safety for citizens.

 

FRANCOPHONE REGION

Francophone Director: Josue Akowanou [Prisca]

  • Glorify God for good health for Josue, Prisca and the 2 boys. Trust HIM for strength, health, spiritual growth and financial provision for them.
  • Thank our Provider for providing for the Akowanou family and a safe trip for Josue to South Africa last month. Submit his travelling plans in the region unto Him.
  • Pray that a vibrant YfC ministry will start and continue in every French speaking country.
  • Pray for peace and stability in this region especially against the extremist groups being very active, protection for people and changed hearts.

 

EAST INDIAN OCEAN ISLAND REGION

Island Nations Director: Ravo Maharavo Fetra [Lalasoa]

  • Praise the Lord for faithful staff and volunters serving all over the Island Region. Trust HIM for wisdom and provision to pioneer Reunion and Nation C./Mayotte, also for enough funds to do their ministry well.
  • Honour the Father for every opportunity we have to proclaim the Gospel on the different islands. Pray that He will protect staff, volunteers and Board members who work here

WEST AFRICA ANGLOPHONE REGION [WAA]

West Africa Director: Abu S. Conteh [Janet]

  • Lift up in prayer the Ebola virus outbreak –, eradication of the disease, wisdom for the health workers, protection for people, opening up of borders, etc.
  • Bless the Lord for enabling Abu in his role as RD. Ask Him for guidance and wisdom in his daily tasks, to provide for him and for spiritual and physical protection.
  • Glorify the Everlasting King for committed people serving in the WAA. Intercede for the ND’s and Abu to be connected even if he can’t visit them due to the ban on travelling.

 

LEADERSHIP & PIONEERING DESK

Leadership & Pioneering Director: David Kadalie [Denise]

Mandy Carolus – Prayer Coordinator

  • Honour our Provider for His faithfulness in providing for personal and ministry costs. Ask for good health for the Kadalies, also enough finances to do ministry.
  • Appreciate the Almighty One for a very fruitful YEPT conference. Intercede for the young pioneers to do what the Lord called them to do.
  • Bring praises to God for Mandy’s input in organizing YEPT. Pray for her personal support to come in and for her family members to be close to our Saviour.
  • Praise Jesus for safety for David during his recent travels and for effective training sessions. Entrust the 3 people who were chosen to start micro businesses in Bonnytoun informal settlement, for success for them.

 

PRAYER DESK

Prayer Coordinator: Koekoes van As [EJ]

  • Thank the Almighty One for Desiree who serves as Regional Prayer Coordinator for the SR. Submit her unto God for wisdom as she coordinates prayer efforts in that region.
  • We are grateful for every national prayer coordinator serving in Africa. Ask the Spirit for guidance for them; also ask for prayer coordinators for every YfC country in Africa.
  • Admire the Father for prayer supporters carrying our ministry. Trust our Father to bless them and to add more prayer warriors to our ranks.
  • Revere the Holy One for good prayer training at the YEPT conference. Approach Him to enable the young pioneers to implement these teachings.

 

YOUNG LEADERS [YL] DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME/MINISTRY MULTIPLIERS

Area Coordinator: Anne Musya-Ngwiri [Gilbert]

  • We are grateful for the YL Co-ordinators from Uganda and Ethiopia who attended YEPT. Ask Jesus to enable staff or volunteers to develop this programme in other nations.
  • Exalt God for the exceptional home-grown YL programmes already in these 2 nations. Pray for continued YL programme growth in all Africa nations.
  • Honour our Father for His guidance to Anne. Intercede for her for wisdom in running the YL Programme and for the effective development of this programme.

 

ANGOLA

Arlindo Isaac Gole – Prayer Coordinator

  • Extol our Provider for His provision and protection to us in the past month. Pray that the youth we are working with will be obedient to the truth they hear from us.
  • Praise the Lord for committed national board members. Ask the Spirit to continue leading them and pray for a positive outcome of the court case regarding our farming property.
  • Thank Jesus for faithful staff and volunteers. Entrust our fundraising actions unto the Father and for protection and good health to all YfC workers.

BENIN

Anthelm Souhouin [Florence]

Yves Ahoyo – Prayer Coordinator

  • Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that we would be able to pioneer Central African Republic successfully.
  • Appreciate the Lord for good ministry in schools. Trust HIM that the students we reached will be more willing to reach their peers.
  • We are grateful for a few committed Board members. Intercede for guidance for staff, board and volunteer so that the ministry can go forward even more.
  • Praise the Lord for the piece of land that we have. Ask our Provider for the development of this land into a training centre and ask for new office space.

BOTSWANA

Koekoes van As [EJ] – National Director & Prayer Coordinator

  • Bless the Lord for the exemption permits of the Rabie family that was granted and Em and Maruping’s papers that were handed in. Trust Jesus for favour with the Home Affairs office in granting these permits.
  • Exalt our Father for the money that came in to fix the roof and ceiling of the Tapologo Day Care Centre. Pray fir wisdom to spend the money wisely and that this task will be completed as soon as possible.
  • We are thankful for good Children’s ministry training recently. Intercede for the trainees to implement what they’ve learned and for success for us in planning 3 children’s holiday programmes in different villages next month.

BURKINA FASO

Paul Kabore [Celestine]

  • Trust the Prince of Peace for peace in the country and political stability, after the president resigned.
  • We are grateful for the smooth running of the primary & secondary education institution. Intercede for staff and teachers to make a positive impact in the lives of all the learners.
  • Honour Jesus for committed staff & volunteers in YfC Burkina Faso. Ask the Spirit to guide Paul, staff and volunteers in their daily tasks and for physical and spiritual well-being.
  • Praise God for a few willing National Board Members. Ask for renewed passion for them and for new committed members to be added.

BURUNDI

Freddy Tuyizere [Marie-Josee]

Marie-Josee Karerwa – Prayer Coordinator

  • Continue bringing Burundi‘s Presidential elections unto Jesus, praying for the pre-election violence to stop and safety for citizens.
  • Thank Jesus that Jean Paul could go to South Africa for the YEPT conference. Pray for wisdom for him and everyone involved to pioneer new areas in Burundi.
  • Glorify the King of kings that we could open the Makamba House of Hope. Trust Him for enough funds for the Makamba project as well as for the completion of all other building projects.
  • Praise God that the children at Gitega International Academy could finish their school year in the midst of the severe unstable situation, due to election violence. Continue to pray for a committed person to serve as headmaster at this school.
  • Exalt our Creator for enabling us to support the ministry with a fish project, raising pigs and maize. Ask Him for a good harvest and for a reliable electricity source for the schools and the Homes of Hope.
  • Praise Jesus for Nigeria’s willingness to pioneer Cameroon. Entrust the re-pioneering process into God’s hands.
  • Admire God for the opportunity we have to start working in Cameroon. Ask our Father for wisdom for ongoing ministry.
  • Trust the Lord to send people to work with us.

CAMEROON

  • Praise Jesus for Nigeria’s willingness to pioneer Cameroon. Entrust the re-pioneering process into God’s hands.
  • Admire God for the opportunity we have to start working in Cameroon. Ask our Father for wisdom for ongoing ministry.
  • Trust the Lord to send people to work with us.

 

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC [CAR]

Yves Videssougni – Young Pioneer

  • Praise Jesus for Benin’s willingness to pioneer CAR and for Yves’s willingness to start up the work here. Pray that the doors of this country will be lifted up for the King of Glory to enter and for the pioneering to continue.
  • Ask the Spirit for wisdom to accurately communicate YfC vision in this country and that we would be able to do effective spiritual mapping of the area of ministry.
  • Continue to pray for political stability in this country and that reconciliation will take place after the civil war.

NATION C.

Brother N & M.

  • Praise Jesus for Madagascar’s willingness to pioneer Nation C. Entrust the pioneering and ministry development process into God’s hands.
  • Honour the Father for good relations with some churches and missionaries on the islands. Ask for spiritual growth for all who’ve been reached and for safety of all the Brethren.
  • Thank God for the opportunity to reach students from this nation at university in Madagascar. Intercede for M. for strategies to bring the Gospel in a relevant way to these students.

 

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

  • Pray for political stability in our nation, wisdom for the government.
  • Honour Jesus for Burundi & Rwanda’s willingness to re-pioneer DRC. Entrust this process into God’s hands.
  • Praise the Father for His presence in our ministry. Intercede for wisdom for Rodger in Kinshasa, for Levy in Goma and for a good relationship with local churches.
  • Ask God for more volunteers and staff members also people who can serve as National Board members.
  • Appreciate the Lord for opportunities to reach youth in DRC. Submit all our ministry needs unto Him.

 

ETHIOPIA

Alemtshay Yemane

Amen Negash – Prayer Coordinator

  • Thank the King of kings for sending Biruck and Getu to South Africa for the YEPT conference. Trust Him to raise up more people in Ethiopia to do pioneering inland as well as in neighbouring Somaliland.
  • Glorify the Lord for committed National Board members. Bring the current members to the Throne of Grace for guidance and pray for more dedicated people to join their ranks.
  • Praise Jesus for faithful supporters and the farming project we are getting in to. Entrust this project unto our Shepherd so that YfC EA will be self-sustainable and be able to do pioneering in other regions.
  • Entrust the Young Leaders Training Camp in July unto God – organizing of event, participants, funding, etc.

 

EQUATORIAL GUINEA

Franklin Moses – Young Pioneer

  • Honour the Father for the efforts from YfC Guinea to pioneer this country. Bring Franklin to our Provider for everything needed to do the work here and to open up ways for him to do effective pioneering.

THE GAMBIA

Seal Sylvester Jammeh [Rose]

  • We are grateful for local and foreign volunteers serving alongside us. Ask God for guidance for staff, volunteers and Board members.
  • Bless the Lord for every opportunity we have to bring the Good News to schools in the country. Intercede for success in our adult literacy classes and that young people will practice what we taught them.
  • Glorify our Father for His faithfulness in more than one way to us. Pray that we would be able to develop our land into a multi-purpose centre.
  • Praise God for wonderful results that our Zoe school got – the 10th best primary school in the country with a 100% pass rate! Submit all the learners unto the Father for salvation and spiritual growth.

GHANA

Vida Humphrey – National Coordinator

  • Magnify the Almighty One for His faithfulness. Ask the Lord for provision so that we can do effective youth ministry and complete the buildings at the Training Centre.
  • Admire Jesus for committed Board members. Trust Him for guidance and wisdom for all of them.
  • We glorify God for every opportunity we have to bring the Gospel to youth. Pray for more full time staff & volunteers in the Cape Coast chapter.
  • Intercede for the outbreak of the Ebola virus to be stopped, wisdom for the Ministry of Health, healing for the affected, protection for all YfC associates and that we will grow closer to God.
  • Lift our nation before the Throne of Grace as we have presidential elections later this year especially asks for a peaceful time.
  • Stand with us in prayer for pioneering work to develop in Equatorial Guinea and for Franklin Moses’s involvement there.
  • We are grateful for faithful Board Members. Ask the Spirit for guidance as they minister alongside us.
  • Thank the Father for His provision. Pray that we will find suitable office space for our National Office.

GUINEA

Reuben Tamba Komba [Marie] – National Director

 

 

  • Intercede for the outbreak of the Ebola virus to be stopped, wisdom for the Ministry of Health, healing for the affected, protection for all YfC associates and that we will grow closer to God.
  • Lift our nation before the Throne of Grace as we have presidential elections later this year especially asks for a peaceful time.
  • Stand with us in prayer for pioneering work to develop in Equatorial Guinea and for Franklin Moses’s involvement there.
  • We are grateful for faithful Board Members. Ask the Spirit for guidance as they minister alongside us.
  • Thank the Father for His provision. Pray that we will find suitable office space for our National Office.
  • Honour God for committed staff and volunteers. Trust Him to enable us to penetrate remote villages with the Gospel.

 

GUINEA BISSAU

Jose Augusto Bedeslei [Eugenia]

  • Lift the Name of our Father up for staff & volunteers serving in YfC Guinea Bissau. Trust the Spirit to keep us obedient to His ways in all we do.
  • Glorify Jesus for the English course we present to young people. Intercede for these students to walk in His footsteps and for Christian teachers to teach here.
  • We are grateful for an active Board of Trustees. Submit them to God for guidance and wisdom and pray for protection against criminals.

KENYA

Anna Musya- Ngwiri [Gilbert]

  • Honour Jesus for a good time and safe travels for Anna to South Africa last month. Commit our [email protected] celebrations unto Him in order for each event to serve its purpose.
  • Glorify Jesus for successful Crisis Pregnancy training in Limuru. Trust God to enable the trainees to put into practice what they’ve learned.
  • Praise the Father for beginning a new YfC chapter in Majengo. Pray that Board members, staff & volunteers will hear and do exactly what God wants us to do.
  • Bless God for openings across the country to reach young people. Pray for the upcoming high school outreaches to Meru, Narok, Nakuru, & Malindi – planning logistics, preparation of the teams and funding for the outreaches.

LESOTHO

Lineo Lekhosta

  • Entrust our government unto the prince of Peace in order for complete political stability to return to Lesotho.
  • Honour Jesus for faithful staff, volunteers and Board members. Intercede for the current Board members to be committed and for more full time staff to help reaching the youth of Lesotho.
  • We are thankful for the young people we are reaching. Ask Jesus to help them grow closer to Him.
  • Thank God for the place in Khubetsoana that we can use. Pray that we will grab all opportunities to speak into the lives of young people.

LIBERIA

Augustine Fredericks [Veronica]

  • We are delighted that the Ebola restrictions were lifted from our country. Continue to intercede for no more new infections and healing for the affected.
  • Appreciate the Almighty One for committed volunteers, Board and staff members. Trust Him to protect us and our loved ones from attracting Ebola and ask for comfort for the many people who lost family members.
  • Due to this disease our ministry suffers a lot. Pray for wisdom for us how to do our work in the midst of serious difficulty.
  • Ask the Provider for provision for the many orphans due to the Ebola crisis.

 

MADAGASCAR

Ravo Maharavo Fetra [Lalasoa]

Mamy Rabarison [Yves] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Thank God for the funding received from Foundation of the Nations. Ask our Father to help us to put this money to good use in building the centre in Tana.
  • Extol our Saviour for the social involvemnet outreach done in Antsirabe prison and for the launch of the radio ministry here. Intercede for guidance in training leaders, for their coaching and selecting the right ministries in order to empower us to bring even more young people into the Kingdom.
  • Exalt the Lord for Mamy from Bokaro who could attend the YEPT conference in South Africa. Trust the Spirit to enable YfC Moramanga to deal swiftly with the paper work related to building their centre.
  • Praise Jesus for a good time for Ravo in South Africa last month. Pray for wisdom for them to implement the Masterplan strategy.

 

MALAWI

Collins Machira – Prayer Coordinator

  • Please pray with us for someone to lead the ministry in YFC Malawi.
  • Ask for wisdom as we re-pioneer ministry in Malawi.
  • Submit all the flood-victims unto our Provider: provision, good health, accommodation, etc

MAURITIUS

Cyril Palan [Monique]

Monique Palan [Cyril] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Honour God for committed National Board members. Trust Him for guidance for the Board in their daily tasks and that we would be able to implement the amendments made at General Assembly also looking for a new ND.
  • Glorify the Father for all the resources we have to do ministry. Intercede for wisdom for staff & volunteers as they continue with ministry.
  • Admire the King of kings for willing Young Leaders. Ask the Good Shepherd to keep them committed.

 

MOZAMBIQUE

Gildo Cuamba – Interim National Director

Carlos Pedro Cumbane – Prayer Coordinator

  • We are thankful for the leadership of the National Board & National Director. Trust the Bread of Life for guidance for them and for new board members to be added.
  • Thank God for the well we could dig in Manavene in partnership with Crossroad Church. Pray that the prison ministry in Maputo will bear much fruit.
  • Praise the Lord for the 343 young people we could reach in Maqueze and 2 who gave their lives to Him at Bethel. Intercede for the upcoming camp we plan in Maqueze with the Secondary School.
  • We are grateful for the ministry in Marracuene. Entrust the community evangelism being done here unto Jesus.

NAMIBIA

Desiree Beukes [Stanley] – National Director & Prayer Coordinator

  • Honour El Elyon for His protection and provision this past month. Submit our need for more board members, staff & volunteers to Him and for guidance for each one of us in ministry.
  • We are grateful for our campsite and for the bookings we had in May. Pray that more groups will utilize this facility especially during the week.
  • Glorify the Father for the opportunities we have in working in schools after the school holidays. Bring the Prayer Relay on the 06th unto Him so that many will join us.
  • Exalt our King for the couple who will run our Short Term Missionary Training programme. Pray for many young people to come for this training.
  • Intercede for an end to the extremist attacks on Christians and churches.
  • Praise the Lord for a few National Board of Trustees members. Intercede for them for wisdom and for new members to be added.
  • Appreciate the Father for volunteers who are doing youth ministry. Ask HIM to guide them, the staff and Ali as they reach the youth in Niger.
  • We are grateful for the YfC School and that children get education here. Trust the Spirit to enable teachers to bring children to Him and that the efforts to disciple youth in church youth groups will be fruitful.
  • We honour God for His faithfulness, especially during the December camp. Pray for continued provision and to remind youth about their decisions for Him.

NIGER

Moussa Hamani Ali [Adiza]

  • Intercede for an end to the extremist attacks on Christians and churches.
  • Praise the Lord for a few National Board of Trustees members. Intercede for them for wisdom and for new members to be added.
  • Appreciate the Father for volunteers who are doing youth ministry. Ask HIM to guide them, the staff and Ali as they reach the youth in Niger.
  • We are grateful for the YfC School and that children get education here. Trust the Spirit to enable teachers to bring children to Him and that the efforts to disciple youth in church youth groups will be fruitful.
  • We honour God for His faithfulness, especially during the December camp. Pray for continued provision and to remind youth about their decisions for Him.

 

NIGERIA

Bukola Coast Ufeli

  • Appreciate the Father for good post-election time in Nigeria. Bring the new government unto Him for wisdom and to do their best for the citizens and vulnerable people.
  • Pray for guidance and provision so that we would be able to pioneer Cameroon successfully.
  • Extol the Almighty for His protection upon staff, volunteers and board members. Ask Him to enable us to complete the campsite at Aaye.
  • Honour Christ for faithful board members, staff and volunteers. Entrust our need for new national board members unto Him.
  • Worship the Father for providing for YfC Nigeria. Commit staff & volunteers to Him, so that we will do our best in 2015 and ask for new clubs to start in Akure, Lagos & FCT.
  • We are grateful for lovely youth ministry in 9 states of our country. Trust our Provider for offices in Lagos, Kaduna & Lafia.

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

Dean Edwall – National Director

  • Thank God for the fruitful outreach of the Gap year team in Mpumalanga. Submit this team and their journeys for the rest of the year to Christ.
  • Exalt our Creator for all the camps at Cyara and the Training Centre this past month. Pray for good health for the staff especially Eddie who is still in hospital and Rebecca who awaits test results.
  • We are grateful for good Coaching Training in George and fruitful SALT meetings at Amathunzi. Trust the Spirit to enable YfC Amathunzi to reach out in a sensible way to local farmers and their workers.
  • YfC KZN is thankful for Queen Zondi who will be working in the Kayalethu project. Ask our Father for a good AGM for them and that YfC East London would be able to sell their house soon.

 

REUNION

Contact person: Jacques Bougault [Annick]

  • Praise Jesus for the Regional Office’s willingness to help with the pioneering in Reunion. Entrust the pioneering and ministry development process into God’s hands.
  • Ask the Lord to guide us in everything we do, to have the right attitude and to take the right actions especially in the light of some false acquisitions being made.
  • Honour the Father for the openings we have in reaching youth. Intercede for the University Students Action and that we will have the right partners in this endeavour.

 

RODRIGUES ISLAND

Dickson Azie

Anne-Marie Begue [Gilbert] – Prayer Coordinator

  • We are grateful for the opportunities we have to share the Good News with students. Ask our Father for obedience for these students to accept His Word.
  • Glorify Christ for our small functioning library. Bring our need for new office space, resources to do ministry and finances to our Provider.
  • Thank Jesus for a few faithful staff and volunteers doing youth ministry. Pray for more people to carry our ministry in prayer to the Throne of Grace.
  • Bless the Lord for adding a baby boy to Dickson and his wife. Entrust them as a family to God and for good health for mother and baby.

RWANDA

Jean Baptiste Mugarura [Marina]

Marina Mugarura – Prayer Coordinator

  • Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that we in cooperation with Burundi would be able to pioneer the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • Exalt our Healer for comforting the Mugarura family during Marina’s illness. Intercede for complete healing for her and for strength and stamina for JB and the rest of the family.
  • Glorify God for committed staff & volunteers serving in YfC Rwanda. Trust Him for enough funds and resources to do effective youth ministry.
  • Bless Jesus for His faithfulness to us. Ask HIM for guidance for board members, staff, volunteers and associates to reach the youth of our nation.
  • Honour the Father for the project in Rwamagana. Pray that the youth we are working with will be obedient to what they hear from us.

SEYCHELLES

National Ministry Coordinators: Brian & Melissa Verdugo

Melissa Verdugo [Brian] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Give glory to the Lord for faithful staff & volunteers serving in YfC in Seychelles. Stand with us in prayer for more full time staff & volunteers to join our ranks so that we can extend Campus Life to more schools.
  • Lift Jesus up for some young people who gave their lives to Him. Pray for spiritual growth for them so that they will stand strong in their new-found faith.
  • Exalt our Provider for faithful prayer and financial supporters. Approach Him for potential staff whom were identified – Theresa, Jude & Stefan.

 

SIERRA LEONE

Abu S. Conteh [Janet]

Favour Conteh – Prayer Coordinator

  • Intercede for wisdom and guidance for our nation so that we would be able to completely get free from the Ebola infection and its influence on the lives of many.
  • Appreciate the Almighty One for committed volunteers, Board and staff members. Trust Him to enable all of us to reach youth like never before and to continue helping people who suffered greatly during the Ebola outbreak.
  • We are grateful that the schools and educational institutions re-opened after being closed for 9 months due to Ebola. Pray that students will be studious in continuing with their education.
  • Thank God that the Operation Hannah prayer ministry is going strong. Intercede for young people to not get discouraged, to keep themselves safe and be protected, embracing abstinence as a lifestyle.
  • Glorify the Father for His care and protection upon us, especially with the Ebola crisis and that we could minister to many. Continue to lay all our ministry needs in front of Him and to connect us with like-minded partners.
  • Bring Abu and his family unto the Holy Spirit for comfort after his mother died.

SOUTH SUDAN

Clement Sekoto & Mathias Mulumba – Young Pioneers

  • Pray for political & economic stability – wisdom for the government and a spirit of cooperation among the citizens.
  • Praise Jesus for Clement & Mathias’ willingness to pioneer South Sudan. Trust God for suitable partners in doing youth evangelism and discipleship programmes in South Sudan.
  • Ask Jehovah Jireh for everything needed to pioneer this country and for safety for the pioneers as they bring the Gospel in a hostile environment.
  • Honour the Father for a few faithful National Board members. Submit them to the Father to take the work to the next level and that the new members will grasp the YfC vision.
  • Bless the Lord for ongoing ministry. Ask God to enable us to implement the sports programme we are planning and that the school programme will start after the school holidays.
  • We are grateful that we got land where we can build our own youth centre. Trust our Provider to sort out the issues that is a hindrance in developing the place.
  • Bring our need for more volunteers and resources for the ministry in Swaziland unto Jesus.
  • Pascal & Esther’s son Clifton was diagnosed with Hodgkins disease. Pray for complete healing for him, for strength for his parents and provision for everything needed.
  • Entrust the pioneering process of Zanzibar into God’s hands, also favour with the government, as we need to register.
  • We are grateful for committed staff working together in unity. Intercede for guidance for all of them in their daily tasks and ask for more international and local volunteers to be added.
  • Thank the Lord for very committed board members. Bring them before the Throne of Grace for wisdom as they serve alongside us.

SWAZILAND

Bongani Dlamini [Khumbuh]

  • Honour the Father for a few faithful National Board members. Submit them to the Father to take the work to the next level and that the new members will grasp the YfC vision.
  • Bless the Lord for ongoing ministry. Ask God to enable us to implement the sports programme we are planning and that the school programme will start after the school holidays.
  • We are grateful that we got land where we can build our own youth centre. Trust our Provider to sort out the issues that is a hindrance in developing the place.
  • Bring our need for more volunteers and resources for the ministry in Swaziland unto Jesus.

TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR

Ministry coordinator – Pascal Nyulahe [ Esther ]

  • Pascal & Esther’s son Clifton was diagnosed with Hodgkins disease. Pray for complete healing for him, for strength for his parents and provision for everything needed.
  • Entrust the pioneering process of Zanzibar into God’s hands, also favour with the government, as we need to register.
  • We are grateful for committed staff working together in unity. Intercede for guidance for all of them in their daily tasks and ask for more international and local volunteers to be added.
  • Thank the Lord for very committed board members. Bring them before the Throne of Grace for wisdom as they serve alongside us.
  • Extol the King of king for the difference our school is making in the lives of students. Pray that the students will draw closer to Him and wisdom for the teachers in dealing with them.

TOGO

Guiles Estsi – Contact person

  • Thank the Lord for willing people serving on an YfC committee. Ask the Holy Spirit to direct them to people who can serve as National Board members.
  • Honour the Father for enabling Josue to visit Togo recently. Trust God for the right people to serve as full time staff.

UGANDA

Miriam Koote

Petua Nankya – Prayer Coordinator

  • Ask Him for wisdom and provision so that we would be able to pioneer Southern Sudan successfully and for the involvement of Mathias & Clement in this effort.
  • Glorify God for good working relations with local churches. Entrust our continuous working together unto God and for more unity among all the churches.
  • Praise our Provider for looking after us and the commitment from Board members, staff and volunteers. Trust Him to continue to provide everything needed for ministry, especially a bigger property to build our offices.
  • Appreciate the Father that Mirembe and Suubi Houses can give a safe place to girls in difficult circumstances. Pray for wisdom for the staff who gives council and help these girls becoming the women God wants them to be, also His leading in maybe selling Mirembe house.
  • Exalt Jesus for the open doors for ministry we have in Uganda. Ask the Spirit to help us to put evangelism and discipleship in the centre of our ministry.

ZAMBIA

John Kaniki [ Florence] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Praise our Provider for His faithfulness. Trust Him to help YfC Zambia to be on the cutting edge in doing evangelism, Discipleship, social involvement and leadership development.
  • Admire the Almighty One for willing members in the National Board. Ask Jesus for wisdom and guidance for all the members as they serve alongside us.
  • Thank the Lord for all ministry being done in Mpulungu. Intercede for the staff working here to reach out even more to the youth of the area.
  • Appreciate God for the campers who made use of our camp site during May. Ask Him for more campers to utilize our facilities.
  • Glorify Jesus for His prayer, financial and material provision to YfC Zim. Pray that more staff with a conviction to pursue lost youth will join our ranks.
  • Bless the Lord for committed staff, volunteers and board members. Intercede for guidance for all of them as they do their daily tasks.

ZIMBABWE

Sheunesu Masuka [Susan]

  • Appreciate God for the campers who made use of our camp site during May. Ask Him for more campers to utilize our facilities.
  • Glorify Jesus for His prayer, financial and material provision to YfC Zim. Pray that more staff with a conviction to pursue lost youth will join our ranks.
  • Bless the Lord for committed staff, volunteers and board members. Intercede for guidance for all of them as they do their daily tasks.
  • Honour the Father for protecting Susan when she was involved in a car accident. Continue to trust the Lord for complete healing for her back.

Thank you for faithfully praying with us. We appreciate your involvement very much. Through your prayers you are an effective worker in His harvest field.

 

Greetings in Christ,

Africa Prayer Team