Prayer Requests for OAC Ministries in Queensland
.. .. November – December 2013 .. ..
Sunday 3rd Nov.
This term Wes Fittell is working with a team in Springfield to upgrade their Kids Church ministry. Pray that this work will have ongoing valuable benefits.
Monday 4th – Friday 8th Nov.
Pray for Wes and the other members of the RENEW team as they work this week to finalise preparation for the R.E. teachers’ conference and training day on Saturday.
Saturday 9th Nov.
Pray for the RENEW conference today. Pray that it will be an encouragement and a source of new ideas for the Religious Education teachers who attend.
Sunday 10th Nov.
Pray for Wes and the team leading Kids Church at Springfield today. Pray that the team will grow in their effectiveness in helping kids to grow in their relationship with Jesus.
Monday 11th – Friday 15th Nov.
Pray for Wes as he finalises preparation for Christmas presentations in around 30 schools over the next few weeks. Pray for the thousands of students who will hear the message of Jesus through Wes and the team here in Qld and through OAC teams in other states.
Sunday 17th Nov.
Pray for Wes and the team in their Kids Church ministry in Springfield today.
Monday 18th Nov.
Pray for the OAC teams in other states as they take the message of Christmas to schools. Pray too for more young people to join our Beach Mission teams so they can both share the gospel and grow in their relationship with God.
Tuesday 19th Nov.
Pray as Wes & the team present the Christmas message today at Macgregor State School. As this is the first of many presentations, pray that the team will make the message clear, and that they will see ways to improve their presentation.
Wednesday 20th Nov.
Pray for Wes & the team as they present the Christmas message to over 800 students at Albany Creek State School and then to several hundred more at Marshall Road State School.
Thursday 21st Nov.
Give thanks with Wes & Di Fittell as they celebrate 32 years of marriage today.
Friday 22nd Nov.
Pray for the Bible Youth Engagement project. A group of people will be meeting with the Bible Society today looking at ideas and plans to improve engagement of youth with the Bible.
Sunday 24th Nov.
Continue to pray for Wes and the team at Springfield Kids Church each Sunday.
Monday 25th Nov.
Pray for Wes & the team today doing Christmas presentations in Thornlands this morning and Mount Tarampa (near the Wivenhoe Dam) this afternoon.
Tuesday 26th Nov.
Pray for energy for the team today as they do Christmas presentations in 3 schools: Wishart, Vienna Woods and Alexandra Hills. Pray that students will understand the importance of the coming of God’s Son into the world for us.
Wednesday 27th Nov.
Today our team will be at Bulimba State School in the morning followed by Burpengary State School later in the day. Pray for safety as they travel and for a clear message about Jesus to the students.
Thursday 28th Nov.
Pray for our team today taking the Christmas message to students at Morningside and Norman Park State Schools.
Friday 29th Nov.
Today Wes & the team drive up into the Brisbane Valley again for a Christmas presentation at Coominya State School. Pray for safety as they drive and for the students to enjoy and learn from the presentation.
Saturday 30th Nov. – Sunday 1st Dec.
Pray for our Beach Mission team as they prepare for their outreach on the Sunshine Coast after Christmas. Pray for Matt & Rachel Mansfield as they prepare to lead the team. Remember Wes & the team at Springfield as they lead Kids Church on Sunday.
Monday 2nd Dec.
Pray for Wes and the team today as they present the Christmas message at Silkstone and Mt Cotton State Schools.
Tuesday 3rd Dec.
Today Wes and the team have Christmas presentations at Sunnybank Hills and Carbrook State Schools, Then Wes speaks tonight to families at the carols night of Clayfield College. Pray for God’s message to come clearly through each of these presentations.
Wednesday 4th Dec.
Pray for Wes and the team today at Hilliard and Victoria Point State Schools.
Thursday 5th Dec.
Wes and the team have two Christmas presentations at Durack State School in the morning and two at Serviceton South in the afternoon.
Friday 6th Dec.
Today Wes and the team today present the Christmas message at Inala and Richlands East State Schools.
Saturday 7th – Sunday 8th Dec.
Pray for rest and refreshment for our team on Saturday and pray for Wes on Sunday as he has Springfield Kids Church then speaks at the Logan Village Sunday School Christmas celebration in the afternoon.
Monday 9th Dec.
Pray for the team today as they have more school presentations in the Somerset region..
Tuesday 10th – Thursday 12 Dec.
Pray for freshness as Wes and the team lead their last Christmas presentations at Redland Bay on Wednesday and Fernvale, in the Brisbane Valley on Thursday.
Friday 13th – Wed 25th Dec.
Over this period, the team will be catching up on a few overdue days off and working with Beach Mission team leaders to ensure that programs, team and equipment are all ready. Pray especially for our team to be well prepared to present the gospel message clearly on the Sunshine Coast. Pray too that the thousands of people who have heard our Christmas presentations will be reminded of the reason Jesus came to earth on that first Christmas.
Thursday 26th Dec. – Saturday 4th Jan. 2014
Pray for our Sunshine Coast Beach Missions. Pray that the team members will learn and grow in Christ through this experience. Pray for our teams to demonstrate God’s love in the way they relate to each other and the people they meet. Pray too that both kids and adults will come to hear the message of Jesus and put their trust in Him.
After the 4th of January our teams will be taking some leave before preparing for a new year of ministry. Mail will be collected and gifts will be receipted, but our office will be unattended for much of the time until 28th January.
Thankyou for praying! Your prayers are an important part of our ministry.