Australia / 30 May 2021

Give thanks for three new Australian candidates who are preparing to serve overseas. Pray for two individuals in Western Australia, that the Lord would provide long-term mission partners. Pray for more workers to serve in East Asia. Give thanks for the recent inquiries we have received on Serve Asia trips. Pray that the Lord would grow people’s passion for mission, despite the travel barriers currently in place.

Australia / 27 May 2021

Pray for the OMF Western Australia team as they plan events for the second half of 2021. The event schedule includes the State Mission Conference in September, which involves organizing opportunities for speakers to engage churches, Bible colleges and university ministry groups. Pray for God to pave the way and enable speakers to come. Pray for OMF Victoria’s Office Thanksgiving on 5 June. Pray that this day would be a joyful occasion and a great time connecting with church leaders.

Australia / 24 May 2021

Give thanks for the many OMF Australia volunteers who give significant amounts of time each week to support and maintain our ministry. Give thanks for the provision of Helen to take on the Prayer Coordinator role from Amy, who will move to writing for the Billions magazine. Pray for wisdom and a smooth handover and orientation for Helen as she serves as Prayer Coordinator. Give thanks also PT, a volunteer who will work with Sandy, our Child Safety Officer. Pray for wisdom for PT as she serves.

Australia / 21 May 2021

Give thanks for God’s ongoing financial provision and His sustaining many OMF Australia workers who have had to delay their home assignment or their return due to the effects of COVID-19.

Australia / 18 May 2021

Give thanks to God for leading Johan and Debbie to take on the role of New Zealand National Director in 2022. They will step down from their current roles at the end of August 2021. Pray for the search committee for a new OMF Australia National Director and for other personnel needs on the team.

Australia / 27 April 2021

Pray for Luba as she prepares to run a Mission Workshops Day in Australia on June 26. Pray that God will use these workshops to inspire many into mission. Pray that Luba will be able to finish all the new versions of the workshops soon, and that the event will be well attended and well received.

Australia / 24 April 2021

Give thanks that after a tumultuous 2020, COVID-19 is under control in Victoria, Australia and the OMF Australia team can host ministry events in person again. Give thanks for God’s provision of a modern, spacious and well-located new office. Pray for various upcoming events at the office, including a Thanksgiving Service on June 5. Pray for church partners we are inviting and that it will be a meaningful time together. Pray that our Infusion events would attract, inspire and raise up cross-cultural workers.

Australia / 21 April 2021

Pray for OMF Australia’s next NSW Scope event on May 26. Pray for Sarah as she presents about adversity, suffering and resilience, and faith in cross-cultural ministry. Pray that God will bring those who need to hear about this topic.

Australia / 18 April 2021

Pray for the OMF team in Western Australia as they run a mission conference for the Chinese Methodist Churches on May 15. Pray for a good number of participants and for God to challenge many into further mission involvement. Pray also for David as he represents OMF at the CREDO conference on May 8 (a Christian Conference for young working adults), and as he preaches on May 30 at the missions service of Perth Chinese Christian Church, Parkwood. Pray for good interactions and conversations.

Australia / 15 April 2021

Thank God for OMF Australia’s volunteer workers. Pray for each of those settling into new roles: Vera (Office Assistant, Victoria) and SC (IT support). Please continue to pray for God’s provision of suitable volunteers for the following roles: Prayer Coordinator (National), IT support (National), HMT Coordinator (NSW), Mobilisation (NSW), Member Care (NSW).