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Prayer

Welcome to the Fuel for Prayer page

Johnny Lockwood (Prayer Network leader) gathers daily prayer requests and items for praise from around the world, which you can follow by scrolling down on this page or on the Gafcon Facebook and Instagram.

Para ler os Pedidos de Oração desta semana em Português visite o site https://www.gafconpt.org/pt/intercessao

Para leer las Peticiones de Oración de esta semana en Español vaya al sitio https://www.gafconpt.org/es/intercessao

The Gafcon Collect: 

Eternal God and gracious Father, whose blessed Son Jesus Christ died for our redemption; commissioned His disciples to preach the good news; and sent the indwelling Holy Spirit in every generation to embrace and proclaim salvation in Christ alone:   
Arise and defend your Church, the pillar and bulwark of the truth.  Shine the light of your Holy Word upon hearts darkened by error and strengthen the work of Gafcon so that the Anglican Communion throughout the world proclaims Christ faithfully to the nations, that captives may be set free, the straying rescued, and the confused restored. Bind your children together in truth, love, unity and courage, that we, with all your saints, may inherit your eternal kingdom, through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Amen. 

PrayerMate App

Johnny has also introduced the Prayermate app to help keep the Gafcon family up to date with news from around the world. This is a very useful app for organising daily prayer on your smartphone.

Go to http://praynow4.org/gafcon  to find instructions for how to get the Prayermate app. Then 'subscribe' to the Gafcon feed - add subject / Church Life / World Churches / Gafcon. It is a free app and a free subscription. You can also use the QR code below.

Global Anglicans Moment & Prayer

Global Anglicans Moment & Prayer is an initiative for churches around the world so that each week they are kept up to date with news and a prayer item: https://www.gafcon.org/moment-and-prayer

Throughout the Gafcon churches worldwide we are looking to build up the faithful global Communion by sharing these bulletin updates in Gafcon churches' media announcements. We are seeking to have a Gafcon representative or advocate in each church who will be our point of contact for the Moment & Prayer items. If you are a church staff member and/or an active church member who is using the Moment & Prayer news then we would love to connect with you and email the weekly updates to you. Follow the updates on website and social media with the hashtag #globalmomentandprayer

Please email [email protected] if you would like to find out more and be added to the group of Gafcon Church Representatives/Advocates.

Interceeding for the Persecuted Church

Faith McDonnell, co-leader of the Suffering Church Network, recommends Open Doors' World Watch List 2021 to interceed for our persecuted brothers and sisters around the world, click here to find out more.

Daily prayers from around the world

19th February 2024

The Mothers Union (Sydney) is hosting an event at the Cathedral on February 23: 'It takes a Village - stronger together in the family of God.' Pray for a good attendance, online and in-pers

18th February 2024

A Collect for Lent 1: Almighty God, whose blessed Son was led by the Spirit to be tempted by Satan: Come quickly to help us who are assaulted by many temptations, and, as you know the weaknesses...

16th February 2024

The General Synod of the Church of England meets February 23-27. Pray for the orthodox faithful representatives.

14th February 2024

A Collect for Ash Wednesday: Almighty and everlasting God, you hate nothing you have made, and you forgive the sins of all who are penitent: Create and make in us new and contrite hearts, that we...

12th February 2024

The Diocese of Goma (DR Congo) held a mission during Advent 2023. Two hundred and five people were baptised in this period. Praise the Lord.

11th February 2024

A Collect for Transfiguration: O God, who before the passion of your only-begotten Son revealed his glory upon the holy mountain: Grant that we, beholding by faith the light of his countenance,...

9th February 2024

Rev. Dr. Siegfried Ngubane will become presiding bishop of REACH-SA (The Reformed Evangelical Anglican Church of South Africa) on February 10.

7th February 2024

The Christian Institute Seminary (Jos, Nigeria), part of Gafcon's Theological Education Network, operates amid regional violence towards Christians.

5th February 2024

Gafcon’s Bishops Training Institute (BTI-7) begins this week.

4th February 2024

O Lord, our heavenly Father, keep your household the Church continually in your true religion, that we who trust in the hope of your heavenly grace may always be defended by your mighty power;...

2nd February 2024

Our next Gafcon Bishops Training Institute (BTI-7) takes place February 5-10 in Kigali. Pray for safe travels, for the bishops and their wives, and for the BTI trainers and leaders.

31st January 2024

Paul Donison, Gafcon General Secretary, will be consecrated as bishop on February 4 in Kigali. Heavenly Father, bless your servant Paul.

29th January 2024

The Provincial Anglican Youth and Students Convention (PAYSCO, Uganda) brought Bible teaching and fellowship in December. Pray for the 300 delegates to be inspired and active in ministry.

28th January 2024

O God, you know that we are set in the midst of many grave dangers, and because of the frailty of our nature we cannot always stand upright: Grant that your strength and protection may support us...

26th January 2024

Nick and Kathryn Kircher, international leaders with United Adoration, recently visited Midwest Asia to assist with a regional hymnbook.

24th January 2024

The Anglican Church in Brazil inaugurated a new cathedral in the diocese of João Pessoa on November 27. Join us in praise and thanksgiving to God for this long-awaited day.

22nd January 2024

The Church of England Evangelical Council meets January 23-25. Bishop Andy Lines joins as an observer from Gafcon. Pray for warm fellowship, wise counsel, and faithful planning.

21st January 2024

Give us grace, O Lord, to answer readily the call of our Savior Jesus Christ and proclaim to all people the Good News of his salvation, that we and the whole world may perceive the glory of his...

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