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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 December 2022

Bishop Festus Yeboah, in the Diocese of Sunyani, Ghana, writes that many congregations lack places to meet that have shelter from the sun or rain.

18th December 2022

The Collect for the fourth Sunday in Advent:

17th December 2022

 'Explore' is a Bible correspondence course designed to equip pastors and leaders in Africa who do not have the opportunity to go to Bible College.

16th December 2022

GAFCON IV, Kigali, Rwanda, April 17-21, 2023. Thank God for His help in various areas of the organisation.

15th December 2022

Bishop Andy Lines is the bishop for the Anglican Network in Europe, which is authorised and supported by the Gafcon Primates.

14th December 2022

'Explore' is a Bible correspondence course designed to equip pastors and leaders in Africa who do not have the opportunity to go to Bible College.

13th December 2022

In November we prayed for a new type of creative workshop organised by United Adoration. The big idea was for visual artists and creative writers to collaborate in pairs.

12th December 2022

The Children and Teens Center at All Saints Nairobi is almost fully operational. On Saturdays, a mentorship program has been introduced.

11th December 2022

Collect for the third Collect in Advent: Lord Jesus Christ, who at your first coming sent your messenger John the Baptist to prepare the way for you, grant that the ministers and stewards of your...

10th December 2022

The Mega-mission in Nambale Diocese, Kenya, has been wonderfully successful.

9th December 2022

The Provincial Annual Youth and Students Convention - PAYSCO 2022 - takes place December 9-13.

9th December 2022

Hebrews 12:3. 'Consider him who endured such opposition from sinners, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.' 

7th December 2022

Thank God for the good medical treatment and care received by Archbishop Ben Kwashi. Pray for his continued recovery from the effects of the chemotherapy.

6th December 2022

Anglican International Development (UK) have recently been able to buy a motorbike for evangelist David Galmboro. He can travel to remote villages around the Marsabit region of northern Kenya.

5th December 2022

In the Diocese of Toliara in Madagascar we have been praying for an increase in the capacity of St Patrick's Bible College to train ministers for the many new congregations.

4th December 2022

Collect for the second Sunday in Advent. 

3rd December 2022

GAFCON IV, in Kigali, Rwanda, April 17 -21, 2023. Thank God for the increased numbers of invitations being sent out and for the increasing numbers of delegates booked in.

2nd December 2022

Anglican Relief and Development Fund (ARDF) in the U.S. provided a loan for an ambitious project to build a bakery in Machakos in southern Kenya.

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