“May the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful.” Psalm 68:3

 YFCI AFRICA OFFICE

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

  • Thank God for committed people serving in YFC Africa. Ask Him for the salvation and effective discipleship of youth across the continent.
  • We are grateful for the way the Lord is providing for ministry in Africa. Trust HIM for enough funds and resources to do ministry, especially the success of the Fundraising Dinner we are planning in October.
  • Glorify the Creator for safe travels for Hilary to the USA recently. Intercede for wisdom for him, as he leads YFC Africa.
  • Praise Jesus for good working relations in the Area Office. Entrust Charles, Kofi & Martha to the Father for wisdom in their daily tasks.
  • Pray for a person to serve as Liaison officer.

AFRICA LEADERSHIP TEAM [ALT]

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

  • Thank the Lord for willing members on the ALT. Ask Him for good health and that they will have a deep relationship with Jesus and will live a life of obedience to HIM alone.
  • Honour the Father 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.
  • 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 the ALT for guidance and wisdom to implement everything that was decided at the last meetings.

TRAINING DEPARTMENT

Training Director: David Kadalie [Denise]

Melissa Titus – Prayer Coordinator

  • Glorify God for those who give sacrificially for the Kadalies’ ministry, especially the money that came in to fix David’s car. Trust our Provider for an increase in personal and ministry support.
  • Praise the Lord for a great response to David’s monthly mentoring letter.  Intercede for him regarding the monthly challenge of sending out the Leadership & social Networking Communique, Mentoring letter, and keeping the Leadership Website updated.
  • We are grateful for many donations for the Bonnietown ministry and for the Sunday discipleship ministry that was started in this informal settlement. Pray for the success of two upcoming missions to this settlement.
  • Bring all David’s planned trips unto our Father, provision, visas, etc.

WEST AFRICA ANGLOPHONE REGION

West Africa Director: Hilary Lewis-Nicol [Melrose]

Bremansu Osa-Andrews – Prayer Coordinator

  • Admire Jehovah Jireh for granting a work permit for Hilary in Ghana. Entrust the much needed residential permits unto Him.
  • Intercede for guidance to do effective pioneering into Togo, Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon.
  • Thank God for the work of YfC in the West Africa Region. Trust our Provider for a follow up person to replace Hilary as the Regional Director for West Africa

EAST AFRICA REGION

East Africa Director: Jean Baptiste Mugarura [Marina]

  • Appreciate the Holy One for strong ministry across the East Africa Region. Trust Him for enough funds to do ministry in this region.
  • Glorify Jesus for good World Leadership meetings recently. Ask the Holy Spirit for guidance for JB as he serves on the International Board.
  • Exalt the Father for a few days of leave that JB could enjoy and everything he could do in and around his house. Pray for spiritual and physical protection, also for good health for the Mugarura family.

FRANCOPHONE REGION

Francophone Director: Josue Akowanou [Prisca]

  • Glorify the Father for good health for Josue and his family. Trust HIM for strength, health, spiritual growth and financial provision for the Akowanou family.
  • Submit the need for more open doors for YfC ministry in all the Francophone countries unto the Almighty One and ask for wisdom for Josue as he interacts with the individual countries.
  • Pray for a vibrant youth ministry in every French speaking country.

SOUTHERN REGION [SR]

Southern Region Director: E.J. van As [Koekoes]

Desiree Beukes [Stanley] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Honour God for good visits to Europe recently.  Submit EJ’s upcoming trips unto Him.
  • Thank the Father for His faithfulness for the SR office. Pray for enough finances to run the SR office effectively as well as funds for all ministry offices and staff.
  • Praise our Deliverer for ongoing ministry in the Region. Trust HIM for a full time secretary in the office and for the right people needed in leadership positions in some countries in the SR.
  • Glorify the Everlasting King for committed people serving in here. Ask Jesus for guidance for EJ, all ND’s and coordinators in their daily tasks.

EAST INDIAN OCEAN ISLAND REGION

Island Nations Director: Ravoniandro (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, Seychelles and Nation C./Mayotte successfully also for enough funds to do our ministry well.
  • Honour the Provider for sustaining the work on the islands. Pray that He will protect all staff, volunteers and Board members who work with YfC on the different islands.
  • Glorify our Father for many open doors for ministry. Ask Him for wisdom for Ravo in his daily tasks.
  • We are grateful for Brian and Melissa Verdugo’s involvement in pioneering YFC in the Seychelles. Submit their scouting trip unto our Provider.

YOUNG LEADERS [YL] DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

Anne Musya-Ngwiri [Gilbert]

  • Admire God for the resources we have to run this programme. Pray that this 2 year young leaders development programme will bear much fruit.
  • Honour our Father for His guidance to Anne. Intercede for her for wisdom in restructuring the YL Programme.
  • We are grateful for faithful young people in this programme. Ask Jesus to empower new graduates to stay committed and multiply themselves.
  • Trust our Father for African Young Leaders coordinators in all the countries YFC is working in.

OPERATION PIONEER

  • Pray that effective YfC ministry will start and continue in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Nation C. & Mayotte, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Reunion, Seychelles, Sudan, Tanzania/Zanzibar and Togo. Ask our Father to raise nationals up to spearhead the ministry in the various nations.
  • Ask God for wisdom for the countries or offices that twinned up with these 10 nations. [Guinea – Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria – Cameroon, Benin – Central African Republic, Ghana – Togo, Reunion – Reunion, Kenya – Tanzania/Zanzibar, Rwanda & Burundi – DR Congo, Uganda – Southern Sudan, Madagascar – Nation C./Mayotte and Island Region Office – Seychelles.] Praise Jesus for the progress made in Togo, Reunion, Zanzibar, Southern Sudan, Nation C and Seychelles.
  • We are grateful for funding that came in for this project. Trust our Provider for more funds to execute pioneering; and that the nations in Africa will be able to contribute towards this project. Submit also the logistical resources needed unto our Lord.
  • Stand against every force of darkness withstanding the Pioneering Initiative and intercede for peace and stability in these nations.

G-21 NOW Regional Competency Development Conferences

4 Conferences to empower, motivate and mobilise staff of the different regions on the continent:  17-23 Nov 2012 South Africa; 10-14 Feb 2013 Rwanda; 8-12 September 2013 Mauritius; Feb 2014 Francophone region.

  • Trust the Lord to make it possible for us to host every conference and make a way for staff to attend it.
  • Submit the organising of these conferences unto God, wisdom and guidance for those who need it.

ANGOLA

Graciano Viliengue [Elisabeth]

Carlos Monteiro – Prayer Coordinator

  • Admire the Father for providing for us. Submit the upcoming Staff training and church leaders training in Huambo and Bie unto Him as well as safe travels for Graciano to these areas.
  • We are grateful for everything we could accomplish in August. Ask the Father that the upcoming youth camps will be fruitful.
  • Thank the Almighty One for committed staff, volunteers and board members. Entrust them unto our Deliverer to stay focused and for enough funds to do effective youth ministry.
  • Continue to pray that God will break the bondage of alcohol, sexual immorality and drugs among our young people.

BENIN

Anthelm Souhouin

  • Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that we would be able to pioneer Central African Republic successfully.
  • Honour the Father for faithful staff and volunteers. Pray for them as they reach the youth of our nation.
  • Appreciate the Lord for good ministry in schools. Trust HIM for much needed staff support and finances to cover ministry costs.
  • We are grateful for a few committed Board members. Intercede for them as they serve alongside us.
  • Praise the Lord for the piece of land that we have. Ask our Provider to help us to develop this land into a training centre.

BOTSWANA

E.J. van As [Koekoes]

Koekoes van As – Prayer Coordinator

  • Bless the Lord for a good time EJ, Koekoes & Em had in Europe and Moses in Zambia. Pray that we would be bale to start with another Youth Alpha course soon.
  • Praise our Master for a good National Board meeting last month. Intercede for the Board, staff and volunteers to have a deep relationship with the Lord and that He will provide for their ministry and personal needs.
  • We are grateful for 2 German and 1 Dutch volunteers who are coming to serve with us.  Entrust their last preparations, safe travels and quick settling in unto Jesus.
  • Admire God for HIS faithfulness towards our ministry. Ask the Lord urgently to grant the much needed operating license for the Tapologo Day Care Centre.

BURKINA FASO

Paul Kabore [Celestine]

  • We are grateful for 7 board members. Ask our Father for funding to renovate our buildings.
  • Pray that Paul and his team will be able to make YfC an instrument that transforms the young people of their nation into the image of Jesus Christ.
  • Thank God that the radio station YFC is involved with is reaching many. Trust the Spirit to speak into the hearts of young listeners to change their ways.
  • We are grateful for the smooth running of the primary education institution. Intercede for Paul, his family, staff, board members and volunteers, for physical and spiritual well-being.

BURUNDI

Freddy Tuyizere [Marie-Josee]

Marie-Josee Karerwa – Prayer Coordinator

  • Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that in cooperation with Rwanda would be able to pioneer the Democratic Republic of the Congo successfully.
  • We are grateful for a lovely Staff Retreat recently with Thomas Resane. Stand with us in prayer for selecting the right teachers for Gitega International Academy.
  • Glorify the King of kings for the good work of Builders without Borders during their last visit. Pray for Joshua and Nadine who will return to Burundi in January to run the medical clinic at Gitega.
  • Bless the Lord for wonderful visits of friends in Canada and USA. Trust Jesus for enough funds for solar power panels for Gitega International Academy.

CAMEROON

Contact person: Charles Ngwa

  • 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.
  • Pray for wisdom for the political leaders during the post-election time.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC [CAR]

  • Praise Jesus for Benin’s willingness to pioneer CAR. Entrust the re-pioneering process unto God.
  • Ask the Father to send people to come and serve with YFC in this country.
  • Trust Jesus for committed people to serve on the National Board.

Nation C.

  • 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 3 young leaders who were trained earlier this year and for their work in some schools. Ask for wisdom and knowledge for all who are involved with youth work here, for their safety and all their needs.
  • Honour the Father for the work of the evangelism groups and for some Bibles that were distributed. Intercede for spiritual growth for all who’ve been reached.

COTE D’IVOIRE [IVORY COAST]

Gaudens Gogo

Alcide Gogo [Colette] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Exalt the Prince of Peace for establishing a new government. Trust HIM for continued peace and stability, also for wisdom for political leaders.
  • Thank Jesus for faithful staff and some volunteers working in YFC under difficult circumstances. Pray that we will be able to reach out to the youth of our nation.
  • Ask our Provider for safety and good health for staff and volunteers, enough funds for ministry, also personal support for all of us.

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

Interim National Coordinator: Roger Vangu [Therese]

Celestin Mbungu – Prayer Coordinator

  • 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 and for Levy in Goma and for a good working relationship with local churches.
  • Ask God for more volunteers and staff members also people who can serve as National Board members.
  • Submit all our ministry needs unto the Lord.

ETHIOPIA

Alemtshay Yemane

Soloman – Prayer Coordinator

  • Trust our Provider for enough finances to do effective youth ministry in Ethiopia.
  • Praise the Lord for committed staff and volunteers reaching the youth of Ethiopia.  Ask the Spirit to guide them to honour God in their ministry.
  • Thank the King of kings for provision for our ministry. Pray that the 50-70 children who regularly come to school will respond to the Gospel message.
  • Glorify the Lord for every opportunity we have in spreading His Word. Bring the Leadership Team before the Throne of Grace for wisdom and guidance in their daily tasks.

THE GAMBIA

Seal Sylvester Jammeh

Victor Jatta – Prayer Coordinator

  • We are grateful for successful Leadership seminars. Ask the Spirit for guidance as we plan the Third Session with senators from the National Assembly.
  • Thank our Saviour for 40 young people who are regularly attending their Discipleship Group. Trust Him that the Sewing Centre will be successful.
  • Bless the Lord for the opportunity to speak into the lives of students at the YfC Zoe Christian School. Submit all the students in this school unto Him for salvation and spiritual growth.
  • Thank the Father for effective ministry in Junior and Senior Secondary Schools. Intercede for more National Board Members.

GHANA

Patrick Yin Mahama

Bremansu Osa-Andrews – Prayer Coordinator

  • Praise the Almighty One for renovations done to the Training Centre. Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that we would be able to pioneer Togo successfully.
  • Admire Jesus for faithful staff and volunteers serving all over Ghana. Trust HIM for good office space to host the National Office.
  • We are grateful that for good pioneering effort in the Upper East region. Stand with us in prayer for the completion of the Training Centre.
  • Pray for wisdom for our country’s leaders. Our president died recently.

GUINEA BISSAU

Jose Augusto Bedeslei [Eugenia]– National Coordinator

Emily Atkins [Jason] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Join us in prayer for peace and stability to return to our nation.
  • Glorify Jesus for sending students for the language and computer training. Intercede for these students to see HIM and to walk in His footsteps.
  • Exalt God for supplying the financial needs of the Youth Centre.  Pray for a person to lead our Sports Ministry.
  • We are grateful for an active Board of Trustees. Submit them unto the Lord for guidance as they serve alongside us.

GUINEA CONAKRY

Reuben Tamba Komba [Marie] – National Coordinator

Mathias Teepa Bumie – Prayer Coordinator

  • Admire the Holy One for a very successful YFC annual camp with 45 campers from 5 cities: Conakry, Boké, Kamsar, Sangaredi, and Kindia where 5 campers gave their lives to Jesus. Ask the Father to establish YfC effectively in these five cities, that He will lead us to the right persons to spearhead the work there.
  • We are grateful for e few committed Board Members. Pray for a renewal in the Board and more members to be added.
  • Exalt the Lord for the school ministry in a school mixed with Muslims & Christians every Wednesday. Lift up in prayer our upcoming projects before the Provider; ask for His blessings upon it.
  • Intercede for staff, volunteers and Board members, asking for His strength, passion and grace to continue laboring among the youth.
  • Pray for the need of a replacement of Mathias the current prayer coordinator, early next year he will be stepping down from YFC Guinea to study further.

KENYA

Anne Musya-Ngwiri [Gilbert]

Nyambura Kirubi – Prayer Coordinator

  • Thank Jesus for the Board and committees that are serving faithfully. Entrust the upcoming alumnae fellowship on  the 9th of September in Kibera unto God.
  • Glorify God for those who are supporting our work in Kenya. Stand with us in prayer for finances for ministry costs as well as staff welfare.
  • Praise the Lord for the staff and volunteers serving in the ministry and for the work they are doing. Commit Kenya into the hands of the Father as we approach elections that God’s will be done.

LESOTHO

LineoLekhotsa – National Director

Delrine Pritiviraj – Prayer coordinator

  • Thank God for Lineo’s willingness to serve as ND. Pray for much wisdom for her to lead the Lesotho ministry.
  • We are grateful for ongoing outreach to the youth of our country. Pray that our Father will provide enough finances to cover ministry costs.
  • Celebrate Jesus for good Board orientation done last month. Intercede for guidance for the Ministry Team.
  • Thank God for His protection. Pray that crime will reduce in our country, recently we had a break in but nobody got hurt.

LIBERIA

Augustine Fredericks – Coordinator [Veronica]

Theo Kloty [Queen] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Start to pray with us for the Youth camp taking place in December especially parents support for the camp.
  • Thank God for the chance to re-launch the Teen Quizz programme on radio & TV. Trust the Father to enable us to do what is needed and that this ministry will touch many lives. 
  • We are grateful for international partners and their incomparable support. Ask Jesus that the construction at the Youth Training Centre will be finished soon.
  • Praise the Lord for many churches that want to partner with YFC. Intercede for the YFC Canada as they prepare to come and visit us in November.

MADAGASCAR

Ravoniandro Maharavo Fetra (Ravo)  [Lalasoa]

Mamy Rabezoro [Andry] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Extol our Saviour for 187 children who accepted Him. Trust Jesus for the follow up of the kids in the school ministries.
  • Glorify the Lord for His provision despite the various hassles we face. Ask the Father for guidance for the National Board members.
  • Thank God for good health for all of us.  Submit the evaluation of the progress done in all the centres on the ministry strategic focus unto God.
  • Praise the Lord for committed volunteers. Pray that the preparation and the fundraising towards staff and volunteers camp in Ranomafana will be effective.
  • Fanie the Malagasy girl arrived safely in SA and is enjoying her stay.

MALAWI

Collins Machira – Prayer & Ministry Coordinator

  • Glorify our Father for sustaining health and finances to staff and volunteers. Intercede for them for daily strength to stay focused and for enough funds to do effective ministry.
  • We are grateful for our national Board. Ask the Spirit for wisdom for them.
  • Thank our Lord for yet another month of ministry opportunities we have. Submit our September plans before HIM.

MALI

Jean Pierre Dabou [Adeline]

Emmanuel Dao – Prayer Coordinator

  • Bring Jean Pierre & Adeline to the Lord for wisdom and pray for guidance for the way forward in ministry.
  • Glorify Jesus for 5 young leaders who are committed to reach youth. Intercede for Mali YFC – for more full time staff, volunteers and resources.
  • Praise the Lord for the freedom to evangelise anywhere even though Christians are a minority group. We have a huge unemployment rate among youth, please pray.
  • Submit the current political instability into the hands of the Prince of Peace, asking for constitutional order to return to Mali.

MAURITIUS

Cyril Palan [Monique]

Monique & Vicky – Prayer Coordinators

  • Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that we in cooperation with the regional office would be able to pioneer Seychelles successfully.
  • Honour God for a few committed National Board members. Trust Him for committed and visionary new members to be added.
  • Glorify the Father for the Youth in Action music team. Intercede for the Dylan and Vicky in their leadership roles.
  • Praise the Lord for the completion of the basketball court. Pray for coach Gaetan who helps train the basketball team.

MOZAMBIQUE

Sergio Massinga – Contact person

Carlos Pedro Cumbane – Prayer Coordinator

  • Thank God for providing this past month. Ask Him to protect all equipment and properties.
  • Glorify the Father for committed staff and volunteers serving with YfC Mozambique. Intercede for good health for all of them, pray especially against malaria.
  • Honor Jesus for the new generator and a second hand sound system we could buy. Pray for Titos and his family as they teach children and new believers.

NAMIBIA

Stanley Beukes [Desiree]

Desiree Beukes [Stanley] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Thank God for His faithfulness and protection. Stand with us in prayer for sponsors and for the organising of our annual Summer Camp in December.
  • Thank God for His care, love, protection and provision over the past month. Pray for complete healing of Eristo’s eye after it got injured with a piece of wood.
  • Lift Jesus high for more groups who used our Hodygos campsite. Continue to pray that this will be an ongoing trend.
  • Rejoice with us for ongoing ministry throughout the country. Trust the Lord for more committed Board members on national level and for the campsite.

NIGER

Moussa Hamani Ali [Hadiza]

  • Praise the Lord for 5 National Board of Trustees members. Intercede for them for wisdom and guidance as they serve alongside us.
  • Appreciate the Father for volunteers and staff doing youth ministry. Ask HIM to guide them in such a way that even more youth in Niger will be reached.
  • We are grateful for every ministry opportunity we have in Mali. Trust Jesus for young leaders to be developed and for more volunteers to do ministry in YFC.

NIGERIA

Bukola Coast Ufeli – National Director

Raymond Lamai [Naomi] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Ask the Lord for wisdom and provision so that we would be able to pioneer Cameroon successfully.
  • We are grateful for protection from our Lord for Staff, Board, volunteers and their families. Please intercede for our nation for peace and stability, also wisdom for our government to do what is best for all the citizens and for safety for of Board, staff & volunteers.
  •  Honour God for faithful staff and volunteers serving in YfC Nigeria. Pray for enough funds to do our ministry effectively, also the finances to complete the Training Centre, much needed equipment and vehicles.
  • Glorify the Father for fruitful regional staff training done at Akure. Trust the Lord for effective youth camps later this month in Akure and Lagos.
  • Admire God for sending Pius Chioma to serve as the Asaba centre coordinator. Pray for more staff and volunteers to work with us so that we can expand from 9 to 20 states in the country.

REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA

Rolf Wiechardt [Liz]

Sheena Jorritsma – Prayer coordinator

  • Thank the Lord for faithful staff, volunteers and board members in YfCSA. Entrust the SA leadership Team unto the Lord for wisdom & guidance.
  • Exalt our Creator for His direction and perfect plan for YfC in South Africa. Ask Him for positive feedback on submitted proposals.
  • We are grateful for provision this past month. Commit the Cyara team unto our Provider for wisdom as they prepare for the CDC’12 conference.
  • Glorify the King of kings for every opportunity we have to speak into the lives of young people across the RSA.  Pray that the North West YFC’s ongoing staff recruitment will be successful.

REUNION

Contact person: Jacques Bougault

  • 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.
  • Trust the Spirit to guide Jacques and his team as they do ministry in Reunion.

RODRIGUES ISLAND

National Director: Dickson Azie

Sephora & Debra – Prayer Coordinators

  • Thank Jesus for willing people serving as Board members. Intercede for them, staff and volunteers to make a significant impact in the lives of the youth of Rodrigues.
  • We are grateful for the lovely work staff and volunteers are doing in YfC Rodriguez. Trust the Lord for enough finances and resources to do effective youth ministry.
  • Pray for future outreach missions in prison and villages to be fruitful.

RWANDA

Jean Baptiste Mugarura [Marina]

  • 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.
  • Glorify God for committed staff & volunteers serving in YfC Rwanda. Trust the Lord for enough funds and resources to do effective youth ministry.
  • Praise the Lord that 700 children can attend Kigali Christian School [KCS]. Pray that we would be able to give daily meals to the students at KCS.
  • Honour the Father for the water tanks that could be finished and the new plastic ones that we could buy. Intercede for the students at the Leadership School to have a deep relationship with Jesus and to be obedient to His Word.
  • We are thankful for the many open doors for ministry in schools in our country. Stand with us in prayer for the women in the AAA programme to become self-sustainable in order for them to support their families.

SENEGAL

Nino Mendy

  • Praise Jesus for our 3 young leaders reaching youth. Pray for more full time staff and volunteers.
  • We are grateful for some National Board members. Ask the Holy Spirit to direct us to more people who can serve as Board members and who will be committed to the ministry of YFC.
  • Trust our Father for enough finances and resources to do effective ministry and His guidance to start a Youth Centre.
  • We need much wisdom to start a project for street children and guidance regarding the administration of our ministry.

SEYSCHELLES

  • Praise Jesus for the development in the Seychelles pioneering process. Continue to entrust it into God’s hands.
  • Honour the Father for Brian & Melissa Verdugo’s input regarding ministry development on the island. Intercede for them for wisdom, protection, reliable information, good contacts and safe travels to the islands from 2 – 16 September.
  • Honour God for the upcoming meeting with the Seychelles Evangelical Alliance on the 8th of September. Beseech Him for guidance as the Verdugo’s meet them.
  • Glorify the Almighty One for several contacts already made here. Pray that the appointments to help with the spiritual mapping will be effective.

SIERRA LEONE

Abu S. Conteh [Janet]

Favour Conteh – Prayer Coordinator

  • Thank God for a very successful Youth Camp recently. Pray that the youth will remember their commitments and will grow spiritually.
  • Salute Jesus with us for provision of an apartment to host street kids. Intercede for wisdom for the Guidance & Counselling staff so that they would be able to conduct family tracing, mediate, in order for street kids to go through the process of reunification.
  • Appreciate the Almighty One for the opportunities we have to bring the Gospel to the youth of our nation. Trust HIM for guidance for the Evangelism and Missions Department as they full fill the Great Commission.
  • Honour the Father for faithful staff & volunteers. Ask for spiritual and physical protection for all of them as well as for complete healing for everyone who is sick or injured.

SOUTHERN SUDAN

Christine Wajiru – Contact person

  • Pray for wisdom for the political leaders and a spirit of cooperation among the citizens.
  • Praise Jesus for Uganda’s willingness to pioneer Southern Sudan. Entrust the pioneering and ministry development process into God’s hands.
  • Glorify God for Christine and the youth team who are willing to do ministry here. Intercede for guidance for her and the pioneering team to develop the ministry in Southern Sudan.

SWAZILAND

National Director: Bongani Dlamini [Khumbuh]

Khumbuh Dlamini [Bongani] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Glory to God for lovely ministry opportunities we had in August. Submit our September ministry plans to the Lord.
  • Honor Jesus for His provision and protection over us and our ministry. Pray that all who’ve been ministered to will remain faithful.
  • Intercede for daily strength and guidance for all staff and board members. Pray that our lives will show Jesus to those around us.

TANZANIA & ZANZIBAR

Ministry coordinator: Pascal Nyulahe [Esther]

Pamela – Prayer Coordinator

  • Entrust the pioneering process of Zanzibar into God’s hands, also favour with the government, as we need to register.
  • Thank God for good leadership seminars with local pastors & youth who attended. Ask the Lord to help them to implement what they’ve learned.
  • We are grateful for good times with all our visitors. Intercede for staff, volunteers and Board members for guidance and wisdom in their daily ministry.
  • Praise the Lord for the impact in the lives of the children attending the Shalom Nursery School. Pray that we would be able to help them in their physical and emotional needs.

TOGO

  • Praise Jesus for YfC Ghana’s efforts to pioneer Togo. Entrust the ministry development process into God’s hands so that a thriving ministry can start here.
  • Pray for much wisdom for Johnny Darko & Benny Xatse, as they reach the youth of their nation.
  • Ask the Holy Spirit to direct us to the right people who can serve as Board members and ask also for the right people to serve as full time staff.
  • Trust God to open doors to do effective youth ministry.

UGANDA

Miriam Koote

Mary Amodin – Prayer Coordinator

  • Ask Him for wisdom and provision so that we would be able to pioneer  Southern Sudan successfully.
  • Glorify God that we could reach 7 414 young people of whom 607 gave their lives to Christ and 1 588 pledged to abstain from sex until marriage. Entrust the lost and all who’ve been reached with the Gospel unto God.
  • We honour the Lord for the time that Elizabeth could serve with us. Trust the Father for excellence, wisdom and understanding for our children in the Starfish Scholarship Programme.
  • Honour the Faithful One for a lovely visit with visitors from Minnesota YFC. Ask HIM for enough funds to do our ministry well.
  • Appreciate the King of kings that we could care for 19 pregnant teens, 06 gave birth to healthy babies. Please pray for normal deliveries for our pregnant teenagers.

ZAMBIA

John Kaniki [Florence] – Prayer Coordinator

  • We are grateful that the situation with the person who rented 4 Sekela Road was resolved. Intercede for the National Board for wisdom and ask for more members.
  • Praise the Lord for all the renovations that could be done to the 4 Sekela Road house. Ask the Spirit for a person who can serve as ND as well as full time staff members and volunteers.
  • Admire the Almighty One for the opportunities YfC Mpulungu have in brining the Gospel to youth. Entrust the Stemmet family and their colleagues unto the Lord.
  • Thank God for good tenants for the one house of YfC and for the renovations being done to the other house. Pray that the Road Map for ministry from August to February 2013 will help us to evaluate our ministry.

ZIMBABWE

Sheunesu Masuka [Susan]

Susan Masuka [Sheunesu] – Prayer Coordinator

  • Appreciate our Father for keeping us and the YFC properties safe. Pray that God will keep YFC Zimbabwe true in serving our nation with eh Gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Glorify Jesus for faithful Board members. Pray that our young people will grow spiritually and that they will be serious with their studies as they go into exam time.
  • We are grateful for the opportunity some of the staff had to attend the Renovate Youth conference in South Africa. Intercede for them to implement what they’ve learned.
  • Thank the Lord for being Ebenezer to us. Trust Him for more Board members, staff and volunteers.

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,

Koekoes van As
Africa prayer coordinator