Australia / 16 October 2021

Pray for OMF Australia’s state teams and workers enduring lockdowns – pray for perseverance, that they may keep their eyes fixed on Jesus and not grow weary of doing good. Pray for OMF workers undertaking online training and development during this season. Pray for spiritual renewal and growth, and the development and sharpening of skills for effectiveness in the work God has prepared each one to do.

Australia / 13 October 2021

Pray for the provision of a new Victoria and Tasmania State Ministry Leader in Australia , as Paul Jessop transitions to OMF Australia’s National Director on 1 January 1, 2022.

Australia / 08 October 2021

Pray for OMF Australia workers to grow in personal training and development, in their relationships with God and with one another. Pray for new members to join the New South Wales team – several people are moving into new ministries, so please pray for the provision of a Member Care Coordinator and Serve Asia Coordinator. Pray for the Lord’s leading and guidance for appointees as they continue to prepare and equip for mission.

Australia / 05 October 2021

Give thanks for the Western Australia State Mission Conference and for the 90 plus adults who attended recently. Give thanks that the team was able to run it as a hybrid event, zooming in speakers from other parts of the country. Pray that attendees will grow in their heart for mission and for good follow up by the WA team. Give thanks for the ability to run events and meet inquirers in person. Pray that recent book sales at churches and conferences will encourage and inspire people in mission.

Australia / 02 October 2021

Sadly, the OMF Australia Victorian team’s ministry trip to Tasmania in September has been cancelled. Give thanks for the ability to run some online workshops and sermons instead. Pray for the effectiveness and fruitfulness of these workshops. Pray for their next Infusion meeting on Ancestor Veneration on October 21. Pray that the Lord would use this event to inform, encourage and inspire many to be involved in cross cultural mission in East Asia.

Australia / 29 September 2021

In November and December, OMF Australia has multiple families hoping to return to Australia for home assignment, but flights are limited, expensive and frequently cancelled. Pray that everyone who needs to return will be able to. Pray for home assignees who are struggling to connect with churches and supporters during lockdowns. Pray for more prayer partners for each OMF field and worker.

Australia / 26 September 2021

Give thanks for new opportunities to connect volunteers with needs in Tibetan Buddhist ministry, and for God’s provision of new volunteers. Pray for volunteers involved in digitising e-books, and that these publications will equip workers ministering to Tibetan Buddhists in remote places and lead to many coming to know Jesus. Give thanks for Simon and Arthur, who contribute their professional skills to advise the OMF Australia team. Pray for more opportunities for volunteers to contribute to specific gospel needs. Pray as volunteers reflect on their time of service that they would be encouraged by what God has done through them.

Australia / 23 September 2021

Pray for the Missions Coaching Weekend on October 16-17 for people exploring missions. This event will feature a mix of online and in person gathering. Pray for Luba as she runs the event, for logistics to run smoothly and for God to bring people to attend. Pray for OMF’s Western Australia team as they look for a suitable venue that will allow for a face-to-face component to the weekend.

Australia / 20 September 2021

Pray for OMF Australia members as we grieve the loss of Simon Crittle, a much loved member of our OMF community here. Pray especially for his wife Meg and his daughter Mel at this time.

Australia / 19 August 2021

September 11 is the date of the Challenge Conference in Perth, Australia (a conference to challenge young adults into full time ministry). Pray for the section on missions that Phil and Irene Nicholson will speak at, and for there to be a good response to the challenge of mission work.