本週經文

本週經文 Scriptures:瑪拉基書 4:5 Malachi

「看哪,耶和華大而可畏之日未到以前,我必差遣先知以利亞到你們那裡去。6 他必使父親的心轉向兒女,兒女的心轉向父親,免得我來咒詛遍地。」

 “See, I will send the prophet Elijah to you before that great and dreadful day of the Lord comes. 6 He will turn the hearts of the parents to their children, and the hearts of the children to their parents; or else I will come and strike the land with total destruction.”

本週禱告事項

  • 禱告事項 Prayer Items:

    自從巴布亞新幾內亞在五十年前成為印尼的一部份之後,暴力衝突事件不斷。數百平民在巴布亞反叛軍與印尼政府軍之間的武力衝突中喪生或被迫流亡。求神讓暴力衝突停止和平重返巴布亞。禱告巴布亞的基督徒能在政府與反叛軍之間擔任和平使者的角色。Since Papua was incorporated into Indonesian territory about fifty years ago, the region has experienced constant violence and conflict.  Hundreds of civilians have been killed or displaced due to armed clashes between the Indonesian government and Papua rebels.  Pray that armed conflicts may cease so that the people of Papua may live in peace.  Pray that believers in Papua will act as peacemakers between the government and rebels.

    阿瓦爾人住在俄羅斯的達吉斯坦共和國,該國地處高加索山區的偏遠地區。雖然福音在數百年前就傳入阿瓦爾人當中但是在十三世紀阿瓦爾人改信伊斯蘭教直到今日。感謝主,阿瓦爾語的新約聖經以及其他基督教的文字資源已經完成。禱告藉著著些資源阿瓦爾人可以聽到福音並歸向主。The Avar people reside in Dagestan which is located in the remote Caucasus Mountain region of Russia.  Although the Avar were introduced to Christianity hundreds of years ago, they converted to Islam during the thirteenth century, and they have remained devoted to Islam ever since.  Thankfully, the New Testament, as well as other Christian resources, are available in the Avar language.  Pray that through such resources the Avar people would hear the good news and come to accept Jesus as their Lord and Savior.

    求神憐憫2019 新型冠狀病毒肺炎的疫情。全球已經有超過七萬五千人感染,並有超過兩千人死亡。求神醫治染病的人,快快讓疫情開始消退。May the Lord have mercy on the COVID-2019. There are more than seventy-five thousand people infected and over two thousand causalities in the world so far.  Pray that the Lord would heal those infected, and stop further spreading of this epidemic.

  • 為教會 Pray for Church

    為華語事工的牧養同工,小組長、輔導、區牧,禱告,求神復興他們,牧養、造就弟兄姊妹。Pray for the small group leaders, advisers, and zone ministers of out Mandarin Ministries.  Pray that the Lord would revive them, and give them the strength to disciple the brothers and sisters.

    為華語堂的迎新組同工禱告,求神給他們智慧與愛心,歡迎新來的朋友加入我們的華語堂。Pray for the hospitality team of our Mandarin Ministries.  Pray that the Lord would give them enough wisdom and love to welcome new comers joining our church.

    為華語主日學的老師們禱告,求神使用他們造就弟兄姊妹,在真道上扎根,在生命上結果。Pray for Sunday school teachers of Mandarin Ministries.  Pray that the Lord would use them to disciple people taking root in the Truth and bearing fruits in their lives.

  • 為肢體禱告 Pray for Church Members

    為身體有病痛的弟兄姊妹得醫治禱告。Pray for the healing of those who are sick.

  • CMC2020禱告 Pray for CMC2020

    感謝主,上週的策劃委員會中對主題與工作坊的方向的修訂最了有相當建設性的討論。求神幫助策劃委員會能儘速對主題方向做成定調,好讓大會同工儘早按主題方向尋找中英文大會與工作坊的講員。Praise God for giving the EST a good discussion on mid-course assessment of the theme and workshop direction. May God give the EST wisdom to finalize their decision in the English and Chinese program so we can communicate with our plenary and workshop speaker on the storyline in preparation of the plenary messages.