This week we continue our series Finding Jesus! We are going to the Old Testament into the book of Genesis to Find Jesus at Babel, as we discover Jesus in places we never noticed before.
Let’s Pray For Peter & Jayne Fleming (global mission workers in Nepal)
Pray for Peter as he continues to work for United Mission to Nepal (UMN) from N Ireland. Pray that the ongoing discussions around Project Agreements between UMN and the government of Nepal will progress well and for the granting of visas for overseas staff.
Pray for the Christian Presbyterian Church of Portugal. Pray for this small denomination to grow and flourish, and that through it, the Holy Spirit will bring many people to faith in Christ.
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
Reap The Whirlwind
Proverbs (5 minute video)
Paul Trip is releasing a series of short videos on the book of Proverbs. Each video is about 5 minutes long and is well worth listening to. I will include the videos on the Blog over the next few weeks.
On Wednesday the main focus of the Blog is prayer once again.
European Missionary Fellowship
The Latest Vision Magazine from EMF is available to read at the link below.
Here is the latest prayer update from Arthur
Many thanks for your encouragement.
Arthur is grateful to be back in Benin safe and sound and with renewed zeal for his work with the Christian Unions! His experience is appreciated by the new General Secretary. No sign of a replacement!
- he may find volunteers to help in visiting schools. Pray that groups start up without delay.
- for the preparation of suitable Bible study outlines.
- for boys with Arthur not yet committed to Christ and for “family” prayers at 9 45 p.m. each night.
- for his three boys who have finished their secondary education with success: in economics, in industrial electricity, in hotel management and catering, with no obvious openings….
Also you can still watch the interview with Arthur here.
The latest SCFS newsletter available here, which includes a little update from Colin Jenkins.
Colin also shared the photograph below.
Hope In Dark Times
Publisher “10 of those” have a selection of books for sale providing Hope In Dark Times.
Open Doors - World Watch List
Open Doors has released the World Watch List. The list of countries where it is most dangerous to be a Christian in 2021.
The full list can be found here
This week the focus is on Burkina Faso the 32nd most dangerous country in the world to be a Christian. Read about it here
23 – 30 September
Pray for the Limerick IT (LIT) CU committee as they get used to some of their key members having graduated or gone on placement.
Pray that this year, as students and staff remain faithful in proclaiming Christ crucified, attractively and clearly, that the Holy Spirit would awaken dull and dead hearts and draw many to see and savour Christ.
Below is the first of 4 talks from Mark Ellis from Colossians.
Yesterday there was a beautiful double rainbow over the church building.
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Play the "Magheracross Wednesday" puzzle!