Thursday, June 28, 2012

Prayer Update - June 28, 2012

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Featured Church/Mission: Christ the Redeemer Presbyterian Church (profile), Portland, Maine (Pastors Doug Warren and David Stewart)

Please join us in praising God for these answered prayers:
1. Several of our summer congregants have returned and it is a joy to catch up with them and worship God together.
2. A few of the people we have been reaching out to in the love of Christ have responded with increased interest.
3. He has provided a great book keeper to help in the church office.  Welcome Cheryl!

Please continue to boldly ask God for the following:
1. That Explorer Camp (July 16-20) would be an effective outreach in our community.
2. That God make us bold in proclaiming the gospel.
3. That God would raise up additional elders and deacons to help equip the saints in ministry.

Featured Potential Church Planting Site: Keene, New Hampshire (profile)
1. Pray for the people of Keene and for the spiritual and material prosperity of people in the western part of New Hampshire.
2. Pray for the reformation of the church in Keene and for God’s blessing upon the evangelical churches there.
3. Pray for God’s provision of a church planter to establish a new church in Keene.

Featured Potential College Ministry Site: Keene State College (profile), Keene, New Hampshire
1. Pray for the students, faculty, and staff of Keene State College during their summer break and for the school’s impact on the state through the large number of public school teachers who study there. 
2. Pray for the campus ministries at Keene State, including the work of Campus Crusade for Christ.

MNA Committee work:
1. Pray for the committee members as they make plans for fall recruiting visits and meet with potential church planting candidates.
2. Pray for a strategic and coordinated development plan for church planting in the Northern New England Presbytery.
3. Pray for Joseph Pensak and his family as they move towards public worship this fall at Redeemer Burlington.
4. Pray for John and Megan Meinen as they move to Burlington to begin the RUF work at the University of Vermont this fall.