“The Lord your God is with you, the Mighty Warrier who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing.”
Zephaniah 3:17

Prayer Chain

The prayer chain is a group of people from Christ Church Midrand who are committed to praying for the needs of those attending CCM. If you would like to join this group, or bring your needs or thanksgiving before the Lord, please contact: Helen 011 318 2481 / prayer@christchurchmidrand.co.za or Di Walker (after hours): 072 476 9243 / di@compex.co.za

Prayer

Do you need prayer? You can email requests to: prayer@christchurchmidrand.co.za or make use of the Prayer Chain by calling 011 318 2481 or visit the Prayer Room after each service on a Sunday. You can also complete the Prayer Request form below and put it in the box at the Information Desk.

Pastoral Care

Do you have pastoral needs? Then send your requests to: pastoralcare@christchurchmidrand.co.za

What You Can Pray For…

Regular Ministries

October Requests and Prayers

SUN 1 OCTOBER: Pray for Celemusa Zulu who will be preaching at the start of the Outreach Week, pray that many newcomers will attend the services and lives will be changed.

MON 2 OCTOBER: Pray for the French outreach taking place this evening, for Raphael and the team involved and that God will change hearts.

TUES 3 OCTOBER: The Student outreach is happening, please pray for Sbu and the leaders, that the students will bring their friends to hear the Good News. Pray also for the Tembisa outreach evening.

WED 4 OCTOBER: The Young Adults dinner will be taking place this evening, give thanks for the number of young adults at the church and for many to come to know and love the Lord.

THURS 5 OCTOBER: Give thanks for the outreach that has been happening throughout this week at the school and Nokuphila School. Pray for Glenn Lyons as he talks at the Faith and No Work evening.

FRI 6 OCTOBER: A special event is happening for the Students and Young Adults, pray for many to come to know Jesus. Pray also for Rochelle and her team as they hold events for the kids outreach.

SAT 7 OCTOBER: Pray for the 5 Love Languages course being held today. Pray that many will attend the REACH 500 show in the evening and the message of salvation will be heard.

SUN 8 OCTOBER: Pray for Bishop Glenn Lyons as he preaches at all the services, that the message will be clear and hearts will be changed.

MON 9 OCTOBER: Thank God that it is by grace we are saved, not by works so no-one can boast except to give God all the glory.

TUES 10 OCTOBER: Give thanks for all who serve at the church in ways big and small. It is good to be part of God’s family, to share and grow in the love of Jesus.

WED 11 OCTOBERGive thanks that Martin has returned from his 3 month sabbatical and pray that the work he started during this period will bear much fruit for the Kingdom of God.

THURS 12 OCTOBERGive thanks for all those who have contributed in so many different ways to the Love Trust. Pray that the thanksgiving dinner being held this evening at Oakfield Farm is a success.

FRI 13 OCTOBERGive thanks for Rochelle and the Kids Club team, for the many children who attend, and pray that Jesus will become the focus of their lives.

SAT 14 OCTOBER: Pray for Reuben and Carmen as they lead the Lord of the Rings course for married couples. Pray for all our marriages, that they may be God honouring.

SUN 15 OCTOBERChristianity Explored starts this evening. Pray that many will attend to learn more about Jesus and his sacrifice for all.

MON 16 OCTOBER: Pray for Nokuphila School and Love Trust, for the teachers and students and for financial support so that they can continue to assist those in need.

TUES 17 OCTOBER: Worship, praise and thank the Lord for all the blessings He has bestowed on us as a church family over the last week. Thank Him for His faithfulness, guidance and love.

WED 18 OCTOBER: Pray for the Lord’s blessing on all our Life Groups. May they grow stronger in the Lord as they study His word together.

THURS 19 OCTOBER: Give thanks for the short break the private schools have, pray they may return to school rested and enthusiastic for the final weeks of the year.

FRI 20 OCTOBER: The Tembisa Training Centre graduation is taking place today. Give thanks for the hard work of both teachers and students and for Love Trust for starting this initiative.

SAT 21 OCTOBER: Pray for those who are sick, lonely, depressed or backslidden. May God demonstrate His strength and power in their lives and renew their faith during the time of greatest weakness.

SUN 22 OCTOBER: Pray for all those struggling with grief and divorce. Lift up in prayer the support group leaders in this wonderful ministry of love.

MON 23 OCTOBER: Pray for our pastoral team and give thanks that they are willing to give up their time to serve those family members in their time of need.

TUES 24 OCTOBER: Pray for the church finances; that those who are giving towards the life of the church may continue to do so faithfully and that others may take the opportunity to do so.

WED 25 OCTOBER: Pray for the PTS group that has been meeting this year in order to train members of our church family in ministry and teaching the bible.

THURS 26 OCTOBER: Give thanks for all those involved in the children’s and teens ministries, for the way God is able to change the lives of the youth in our church through the faithful teaching of His word.

FRI 27 OCTOBER: Pray for those who are unemployed and seeking work opportunities, may God provide them with strength to persevere and faith to trust in His sovereign love.

SAT 28 OCTOBER: Pray for the graduation at the Teacher Training Centre in Himeville. Thank God for the hard work that the teachers have put in to complete their studies and that they will have a great impact in the lives they teach in future.

SUN 29 OCTOBER: Pray for those attending the Explore course that they may gain a better understanding of the bible. Pray also for Roydon, Raphael and those leading the tables.

MON 30 OCTOBER: Pray for the matric students who are already writing their exams and doing their practicals, pray that the work put in will be rewarded and God might be glorified.

TUES 31 OCTOBER: Pray for those who are mourning the loss of loved ones. May they lean on God as their pillar of strength and may the church family be there in their time of need.