Partner with us in Prayer

MTS provides prayer points from apprentices, trainers, churches, and ministry partners around Australia, and around the world. Please support us in prayer as we seek to multiply gospel workers through ministry apprentices.

Friday 31 May 2024
Father, Take all the prayers lifted up to you through Pray in May and work your will through those who trust you! Thank you that you do not withhold your mercy from us. Thank you that your love and faithfulness is with us always. Be enabling all your people to depend wholly on you. Amen.

Saturday 1 June 2024
Dear Lord, We pray for the MTS EOFY Harvest Appeal that launched yesterday. Please be putting generosity in the hearts of your people. Work through this appeal to provide the financial resources MTS need to do your work. Amen.

Sunday 2 June 2024
Heavenly Father, We praise you for giving us prayer to speak to you! Thank you for all those who prayed faithfully for MTS through the ‘Pray in May’ campaign. Amen.

Monday 3 June 2024
Dear Father, Please be with the MTS staff team as they gather today for their Quarterly Ministry Planning Day. Help them to have fruitful discussions as they review the past few months and make plans for the remainder of the year and into 2025. Give them wisdom and clarity as they seek to win the world for Christ by multiplying gospel workers through ministry apprenticeships. Amen.

Tuesday 4 June 2024
Dear Father, Thank you for the people who serve on the MTS Board. We praise you for working in their lives to persuade them to serve. Thank you that they voluntarily and sacrificially deny themselves in order to serve others, people they do not even know, the lost. Amen.

Wednesday 5 June 2024
Dear Father, We thank you for Tim Thorbun, Kitty Chan and Liz Maher who help AFES campuses see the next generation of gospel workers raised through ministry apprenticeships. Please help them serve the AFES movement to double their reach and double the number offering themselves as missionaries to serve the nations with the gospel. Amen

Thursday 6 June 2024
Dear Father, Thank you that there are 15 ministry apprentices training Western Australia in 2024. We praise you for gospel partnership with each training centre in WA and pray you would enable them to continue raising up and training gospel workers for many years to come. Amen.

Friday 7 June 2024
Dear Father, Please help Churches & Campuses to appoint MTS Champions. Please use these people to create lay ministry training pipelines. Please use these people to encourage the saints, organise finances and to tap godly men and women on the shoulder to encourage them to consider a ministry apprenticeship. Amen.

Saturday 8 June 2024
Dear Father, Please bless MTS Recruit 2024. Please inspire Christian leaders globally to put ministry apprentice recruiting in their calendar for September-November this year. Please help Christian leaders to imitate Moses, Jesus, Paul and Titus in actively recruiting future Gospel Workers for God’s harvest field. Amen.

Sunday 9 June 2024
Dear Father, please keep everyone safe over the June Long Weekend. We pray for safety on our roads and in homes. We also pray that you would bless those who are working over the weekend and give them supernatural energy. Amen.

Monday 10 June 2024
Dear Lord, We thank you for the ministry of The Gospel Coalition Australia, please continue to provide all that they need to continue to commend and contend for the Gospel in Australia, Amen

Tuesday 11 June 2024
Dear Lord, We pray for university ministries like AFES and Power to Change and their mid year conferences. We pray that this would be a great time of learning from your word and growing in fellowship with other Christians. We pray that those who are yet to follow Jesus would make steps towards having him as their Lord and Saviour. Amen.

Wednesday 12 June 2024
Dear Lord, We pray and thank you for Clinton Berends who works with the Christian Reformed Church of Australia, please help him serve and love the CRCA Churches, encouraging them to see more gospel workers raised up through the CRCA for your harvest field. Amen.

Thursday 13 June 2024
Dear Lord, We thank you for a group of Melbourne Anglicans who regularly meet to pray for more gospel workers to reach the lost in Melbourne, Victoria and beyond. Please continue to bless their work and answer their prayer for more gospel workers. Amen

Friday 14 June 2024
Dear God, We bring the MTS info nights happening at various churches before you. Thank you for 28 info nights that have already happened. Be working through these events to raise up workers for your kingdom. Amen.

Saturday 15 June 2024
Dear Lord, Thank you for your faithfulness. You say in your word that you have never forsaken those who seek you, and we see this often. Thank you for opening up the channels in order for more of the lost to find you. Amen.

Sunday 16 June 2024
Dear Lord, We pray for the WA Challenge Conference coming up in late August. Please help us to gather many trainers and apprentices together to talk about raising up ministry apprentices in Churches in WA and beyond. We pray that it would be a great time of fellowship as well as an opportunity to learn what apprenticeships look like for them. Amen.

Monday 17 June 2024
Dear Father, Please bless the ministry of the Vocational Bible College run by Andrew Beddoe. May he guide that work with Christ-like vision. Lord, please raise up hundreds of VBC MTS Ministry Apprentices that will preach Jesus to the world’s non-university trained population. Amen.

Tuesday 18 June 2024
Dear Lord, We are so thankful for the partner organisations of MTS, including Crossbeam Communications and Values Driven Co. Thank you for their faithfulness and incredible hard work in helping us to win the world for Christ. Thank you for each of the skills that the people in the partner organisations have and equip us with. Amen.

Wednesday 19 June 2024
Heavenly Father, Thank you for faithful MTS Entrusters. Thank you for equipping and sustaining them to raise up generations of workers for the Gospel. Amen.

Thursday 20 June 2024
Dear Father, Please guard the emotional and mental wellbeing of apprentices who are facing tough pastoral situations for the first time: relationship breakdown, terminal illness, sudden death. Please be their comfort, surround them with tender care and stir up their longing for eternity. Thank you for ministry support in trainers, friends, confidants, counsellors and psychologists. Amen.

Friday 21 June 2024
Dear Father, Please be with the G8 2025 Committee as they meet today at 11am to continue planning next January’s G8 conference for MTS Apprentices and Trainers. Please help them to work well together and consider how best to use this conference to teach God’s word and equip Trainers and Apprentices for the ministry year ahead. Amen.

Saturday 22 June 2024
Dear Lord, We pray for the Presbyterian Church of Victoria (PCV) Metro Recruit event happening today. Please speak through Rev. John Huynh as he encourages Victorian Presbyterians. We pray for many new trainees and more gospel workers to be raised up for your global harvest field from the PCV. Amen.

Sunday 23 June 2024
Dear Lord, Thank you for the MTS Victoria Committee who volunteer their time to serve. Thanks for what they do in raising up gospel workers for the harvest field. We bring before you Josh Allen and James Hoey, and we ask that you would continue to sustain them in their ministries. Amen.

Monday 24 June 2024
Dear Lord, Please bless Mikey Lynch & Russell Smidt as they prepare to speak at the MTS Leaders’ Training Day on 24 July 2024 on the topic of ‘The Good Life In The Last Days’. Please give them your wisdom as they teach, inspire, challenge and equip Apprentices and Trainers to live a life pleasing to you and cultivate a culture of thinking theologically within their ministries. Amen.

Tuesday 25 June 2024
Dear God, We give thanks for Multiply NZ and Steve Mullins (General Manager). Please help Steve serve the churches of New Zealand to see more training of apprentices, development of leaders and churches planted. We thank you that MTS is able to help them see the lost in NZ won for Jesus. Amen.

Wednesday 26 June 2024
Dear Lord, Please give wisdom to the MTS Recruit Katoomba Committee when they meet this Friday at 1pm. Help them to make wise decisions that will grow the number of godly people challenged to a ministry apprenticeship. Give them the wisdom of Christ and unity in the Holy Spirit. Amen.

Thursday 27 June 2024
Dear Lord, We pray for the MTS AGM (Annual General Meeting) taking place this evening. We pray that the meeting will bring about good discussions and that it will be helpful in seeing MTS grow to be a bigger, better resourced and strong organisation. Amen.

Friday 28 June 2024
Father, We give you thanks for people who have attended a 6 Steps to ministry apprenticeships consultation so far this year. We ask that you help them to think wisely about how to implement the next steps, and would you enable them to establish a healthy ministry training culture for the year ahead and into the future. Amen.

Saturday 29 June 2024
Dear Lord, We thank you for resourcing the MTS organisation for many years. We ask that you provide for us again this year as the EOFY Appeal nears closing. Thank you for the countless supporters of the movement – we are so grateful for them. Please help us to reach our EOFY Target so that we can continue building ministry apprenticeships to help the lost know you as Saviour. Amen.

Sunday 30 June 2024
Dear God, As we close out a financial year we rejoice in your kindness to us in giving us everything we need for life and godliness. Please continue to turn our hearts to generosity and may you use every dollar of MTS support to bring glory to Christ Jesus. Amen.

 

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