Zambezi Evangelical Church
(ZEC), Malawi Fellowship of Youth (FoY)
Gift Mphongolo, FoY Co-ordinator.
1 Fr for
Gift Mphongolo and all the FoY leadership team who help and support him.
2 Sa the
vibrancy of FoY. Thousands of young people attend FoY meetings
in churches in Malawi every week.
3 Su these young people would be used by God
to glorify His Name and extend His Kingdom.
Evangelical Bible College of Malawi (EBCoM)
Principal, Pastor Robert Masikamu; Council Chairman,
Pastor Paul Muotcha.
4 Mo various
upgrades to EBCoM’s facilities have been progressing well.
5 Tu for
all those students who are graduating from EBCoM today. p for church
leaders to have spiritual wisdom as they place them in ministry.
EBCoM graduation today
6 We that
full approval for EBCoM’s national higher education registration
would be achieved without any major issues or delays.
7 Th for
staff and students affected by poor harvests after low rainfall in
8 Fr for
new intake interviews held in May.
9 Sa zm
currently supports 62 students at EBCoM; p they may grow in their understanding.
10 Su for
the EBCoM students who are finishing their ministry internships (semester
11 Mo for
a restful and restorative break for all EBCoM’s lecturers over
UK staff meet today
zambesi mission (zm) in the UK
Mike Beresford (Mission Director), Trevor Matthews (Chair
of Trustees and Executive Committee).
12 Tu for
Richard Brassington, Administrator, who leaves zm today to focus on
him and his family as he begins his next steps.
UK Exec Committee and Trustees meet today
13 We for
zm’s supporters who pray for the work of the mission.
14 Th for
ways that zm can encourage younger generations to engage with the mission.
15 Fr t for the encouragement that comes from meeting
with supporting churches across the UK.
16 Sa for
faith and wisdom as zm addresses the mission’s current financial
17 Su our
honorary representative Ralph Gunn’s three-year-old granddaughter
Ruby has developed leukaemia. for
her and her family.
18 Mo for
Ruth MacBean, now an honorary representative for zm and CFCM specialist.
19 Tu that
all the zm team would seek to grow in Christ and reflect Him.
20 We for
the trustees and executive committee members who devote time and expertise
ZEC Regional Superintendents & Churchplanting
Ps Duncan Ng’oma - North (Mzuzu); Ps Henry
Muhiye - Central (Ntcheu); Ps Isaac Mpanga - South (Blantyre).
21 Th that
members of the newly-planted Nkaya ZEC will be rooted in Christ and
22 Fr that
the members of Nkaya ZEC would be able to find a suitable meeting place
23 Sa Enock
Mang’anya and his wife Esther are continuing to persevere in
Chitipa (north Malawi).
24 Su foundations
have been dug for a church building on land owned by ZEC at Chitipa.
25 Mo churches
in northern Malawi are often far apart, so pastors and churches can
26 Tu for
wisdom for ZEC as they consider their strategy for churchplanting in
27 We for
each of the regional superintendents, responsible for the care of pastors
in their area.
28 Th for
pastors who are seeking to glorify God, despite facing many practical
and spiritual challenges.
29 Fr for
God to be glorified and for His Kingdom to grow throughout Malawi.
30 Sa for
pastors to be able to reach those from different backgrounds, including
Zambezi Evangelical Church (ZEC)
Chairman Dinos Lokati and his deputy Estavao Dzumani;
General Secretary James Hamilton and his deputy Innocent Moffat; Treasurer
1 Su the
General Secretary of ZEC in Mozambique has warned that there will
be “terrible hunger this year” due to drought.
2 Mo for
the church leaders who are supporting pastors and churches.
3 Tu for
the leadership of ZEC Mozambique, as they seek God’s will.
4 We for
those in ZEC churches in Mozambique, as they seek to become more
5 Th for
the freedom Christians have in Mozambique, Malawi and the UK to worship
ZEC Mozambique Regional Superintendents and
Regional Superintendents: Ps Christavo Chambwinja
- West; Ps Raphael Waissone - East.
6 Fr Milange
ZEC has been assigned a plot of land to build a church, but it is
very small. for the government to grant additional land, so that
the new church is not constrained.
7 Sa for
regional superintendents Ps Christavo Chambwinja and Ps Raphael Waissone.
8 Su for
ZEC pastors and their families: many will face real hardship in the
9 Mo that
ordinary church members would be able to support their pastors, despite
being in great need themselves.
Chiyanjano (Women’s Fellowship) in
Odetta Hamilton - Co-ordinator.
10 Tu for
Odetta Hamilton, as she co-ordinates the work of Chiyanjano groups
11 We for
the perseverance, enthusiasm and joy exhibited by the Chiyanjano
Fellowship of Youth (FoY) in Mozambique
Isaac Fainote and Ps Evereson - Co-ordinators.
12 Th for
the young people as they seek ways for God to use them to His glory.
13 Fr for
all of those involved in teaching and discipling the young people.
zambesi mission (zm) in Malawi
Simon Chikwana (Field Director), Rose Chirwa (Projects
Officer) and Mercy Carlos (Field Administrator)
14 Sa despite
the poor rains, some parts of the country managed to produce maize
15 Su the
zm-supported maize farming project at Chipande ZEC produced a reasonably
16 Mo none
of ZEC’s ODCs will have harvested enough maize this year to meet
17 Tu for
Simon, Rose and Mercy as they work with our partners.
18 We for
protection for zm staff as they visit different projects and partners
19 Th zm
is planning two bookset conferences in 2018: one this month and one in
August. However, it is possible that financial constraints affecting
zm may cause them to be cancelled.
20 Fr the
pigs at Mulanje ZEC are growing in number and size!
21 Sa the
project would soon generate an overall profit, so that the church
at Mulanje can commence new projects of their choice.
22 Su the
late rain that came after January’s drought is providing
plentiful drinking water.
23 Mo for
our partners in the Gospel in Malawi: that they would radiate Christ.
24 Tu for
those who support zm in Malawi.
ZEC Chiyanjano (Women’s Fellowship)
Millie Jumbe, Chairlady; Temwani Fatchi, Secretary.
25 We for
the training of Chiyanjano ladies that took place in the north of
26 Th that
this training would bear fruit.
27 Fr for
the vision of Mrs Jumbe and Mrs Fatchi.
ZEC Health & Rural Development
Ntonda Rural Hospital, plus health centres at
Matanda, Mitsidi, Muluma and Nthorowa.
28 Sa for
those providing medical care without the availability of equipment
and medication that we have in the UK.
29 Su work
on mains electrification of the health centre at Nthorowa ZEC is
30 Mo patients
given health care by ZEC would experience spiritual as well as physical
31 Tu zm
has been able to provide funds to start building new staff houses