“I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.” — Psalm 16:8 (NIV 1984)
“No one would remember the Good Samaritan if he had only had good intentions.” — Margaret Thatcher
Priorities for Prayer
- Monday, January 13
Please lift up MAF missionary candidates attending class this week at MAF headquarters in Nampa, Idaho. Pray that they will be especially sensitive to how the Lord speaks regarding their future service with MAF.
- Tuesday, January 14
Thank the Lord that no MAF staff were injured in violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Dec. 30. Ask God to protect the men and women who minister in this challenging place.
- Wednesday, January 15
Please lift up Jim and Regina Manley who served with MAF in Ecuador for many years before joining the MAF-Learning Technologies team. They have been with MAF for 30 years! Learn more about their ministry at www.maf.org/manley.
- Thursday, January 16
Last week MAF Haiti flew a medevac for a staff member from Haiti Bible Mission whose leg was badly injured in an automobile accident. Pray for his healing.
- Friday, January 17
Pray that many will come to know Jesus in 2014 through MAF’s work.
- Saturday, January 18
Please lift up Phil and Mari Manning, MAF staff members serving at LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas, where they are counselors and Missionaries-in-Residence. Pray they will have eyes to see students who need encouragement and find creative ways to minister to them. Learn more at www.maf.org/manning.
- Sunday, January 19
Lift up the MAF International team that evacuated from South Sudan when violence erupted in December. Pray for the South Sudanese staff who remain in the country. Pray that peace will return to the area.