We give thanks for the leaders of the National Indigenous Ministries Council, and ask for blessings on them as they serve their communities.
We pray for farmers as they prepare for the harvest season and for food security in Canada and around the world.
World Humanitarian Day We pray that God may strengthen those driven from their homes because of war, violence and persecution; and for those responding with PWS&D to provide necessities for survival.
August 25, 2019 Jeremiah 1:4–10 and Psalm 71:1–6 OR Isaiah 58:9b–14 and Psalm 103:1–8 Hebrews 12:18–29 Luke 13:10–17
We thank God for faithful congregations who support Presbyterians Sharing with their financial gifts and their prayers.
We pray for members of the Order of Diaconal Ministries participating in the Diakonia of the America’s and Caribbean Conference in Vancouver. May God help them be agents of change as they explore the theme, “Respecting Covenant – Risking the Journey of Reconciliation.”
Fun idea from Building Faith of creating a display in front of your church, with an invitation for anyone passing by to share back-to-school prayer requests.
This online toolkit contains information about the stages of faith formation, new ideas in Christian Education, advice for creating a welcoming environment for children, and resources for calling, encouraging and equipping leaders.
5 helpful tips for recruiting Sunday School teachers for the coming year.
The year 2019 is the 25th anniversary of the church's Confession (apology) regarding Indigenous people and residential schools. We pray the church will re-commit to the difficult work of reconciliation.