週三晚間禱告會 2017-11-15T11:25:25+00:00

本週經文

經文Scriptures腓利門書一:17-18 Philemon

17你若以我為同伴,就收納他,如同收納我一樣。18他若虧負你,或欠你甚麼,都歸在我的帳上;17 So if you consider me a partner, welcome him as you would welcome me. 18 If he has done you any wrong or owes you anything, charge it to me.

本週禱告事項

  • 為世界禱告Pray for our World

    2014年到現在,西非已經有超過11,000人死於埃伯拉病毒。該地區雖然在去年曾被宣佈為零埃伯拉病毒地區,但是緊接著在非洲其他地區又傳出疫情。感謝主,一個有效對抗埃伯拉病毒的疫苗已經接近成功。求神讓埃伯拉病毒被完全根除,而患者得以重獲健康並救恩。More than 11,000 people have died from Ebola virus in West Africa since 2014.  The region was declared Ebola-free last year, but there have been a number of outbreaks since then, in different parts of Africa.  Thankfully, there is a candidate Ebola vaccine that shows great promise in protecting against Ebola.  Pray that viruses like Ebola would be eliminated completely, and that the sick would receive healing and salvation.

    大部分的哥拉人住在賴比瑞亞的西部。哥拉人大多是農夫以種稻米為生。他們絕大多數是回教徒,在165,000哥拉人當中僅2%是基督徒。求神使哥拉人渴望認識神;求神幫助其他非洲的基督徒將福音傳到哥拉人當中;求神使哥拉人的教會被建立起來。Most of the Gola live in western Liberia. Most of the Gola are rural farmers, and rice is the principal crop grown. The Gola are mostly Muslim. Only 2% out of the 165,000 Gola people are Christians.  Ask the Lord to create a hunger within the hearts of the Gola to know God in a personal way. Pray that African believers will be compelled to take the Gospel to their unreached neighbors. Pray that local churches will be planted among the Gola of Liberia.

  • CMC 禱告Pray for CMC

    目前美西華人差傳大會的總報名數量已經有3,100人。本會目前有兩百人報名,請為達成四百人報名的目標禱告。為差傳大會的四十天禁食禱告從11/16-12/25,求神感動許多弟兄姊妹參與,為整個美西華人差傳大會禁食禱告。Total registration as of last Sunday was 3,100. So far there are 200 people from our church signing up.  Pray that we can reach our goal of 400 sign-ups.  Please pray for the sign-up for the 40-day fast and pray plan to begin on 11/16-12/25. May God move many people to join in praying for many aspects of CMC west 2017.

  • 為教會Pray for Church

    感謝主,目前有13位台、華語的弟兄姊妹,以及3位英語的弟兄姊妹將於陸續於感恩節和聖誕節受洗,還有兩位弟兄姊妹接受堅信禮。請繼續為他們的信心堅固,跟隨耶穌禱告。請為其他20餘位已經決志還沒有決定接受洗禮的弟兄姊妹禱告,讓他們早日受洗歸主。Praise the Lord, 16 people will receive their baptism in Thanksgiving and Christmas, respectively.  Also, two people will receive their confirmation.  Pray that the Lord would strengthen the faith of these people.  Pray also for the twenty plus people who has made their decision for Christ but not yet decide to receive their baptism.  Pray that the Spirit would create a hunger in their hearts for baptism.

    11/25, 26 教會舉行感恩節洗禮,目前已有台、華、英多位弟兄姊妹準備接受洗禮,請為他們的信心堅固禱告,求神在ALPHA結束後,賜給我們超過二十人在感恩節接受洗禮,讓我們有份於收割莊稼的喜悅。Our church will hold baptism on 11/25 and 26.  Several people from different congregations will be baptized on that weekend.  Pray that the Lord would strengthen their faith.  Also, pray that there would be over twenty people receive their baptism in the wake of ALPHA.

    目前已經有超過預期三十位VIP報名參加從12月到明年3月的ALPHA的後續課程「親密之旅」。請為帶領「親密之旅」的導師與同工們禱告。求神使這些VIP,藉著「親密之旅」課程,生命成長,信心堅定。Over thirty ALPHA has signed up for our following-up course for ALPHA, Journey to Intimacy (Dec 2017-Mar 2018).  Pray for facilitators and group leaders of JTI.  Also, pray that the VIPs would grow in their spirituality and faith through this course.

  • 為肢體禱告 Pray for Church Members

    為王雪峰執事、邱增元弟兄、黃森林弟兄、蔡簡來金姊妹、曾楊金葉姊妹得醫治禱告。Pray for the healing of Deacon Frank Wang, brother Zeng-Yuan Qiu, brother Sen Lin Huang, sister Lai-Jin Tsai Jian, and sister Jin-Ye Zeng Yang.

     沃明明執事的先生,侯大來弟兄安息主懷,求神安慰沃明明執事與侯弟兄的家人。Brother Da-Lai Ho, husband of Deacon Ming-Ming Wo, rest in the Lord.  Pray the Lord would comfort Deacon Ming-Ming Wo and brother Ho’s survivors.