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.

Sunday 1 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please enable a good response to the half-yearly MTS apprentice Quality Assurance Survey sent out today. Please help trainers and apprentices across the MTS movement to have put six-monthly development plans in place and conduct their six-monthly reviews in a timely manner. Amen

Monday 2 May 2022
Dear Father, Please bless Russell Smidt as he joins the MTS team today in the role of Director of Training. Please give Russell supernatural energy by your Holy Spirit for the mission of raising up, training and resourcing MTS trainers as they multiply gospel workers through ministry apprenticeships. Amen

Tuesday 3 May 2022
Dear God, Thank you for the 213 registered apprentices training across Australia. May you be working in each of them and their ministries. Amen.

Wednesday 4 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please work mightily through Cornhill Sydney to train up fantastic preachers. Please raise up tens, scores and hundreds of “Cornhill MTS” apprentices for the future, for Jesus’ glory. Amen

Thursday 5 May 2022
Heavenly Father, Please help Eleazar Seguel Salazar as he leads Chile’s MTS Movement. Help him to pray fervently and to plan well. Bless him by growing the number of ministry apprentices trained up in Chile. May Chile train apprentices in such a way that they go on to be MTS Entrusters. Amen.

Friday 6 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please strengthen the arm of Brett Douglas (MTS Director of Operations and Pastoral Development). May he build wonderful systems that allow apprentices to flourish. May the scaffolding he builds enhance the training experience of apprentices in both Australia and the nations. Amen.

Saturday 7 May 2022
Father, We pray for the Entrust Women’s conference happening in Melbourne today. Be with conference speakers Michelle Gerungan and Louisa Pfitzner as they expound John’s Gospel and help people see Jesus as the Good Shepherd. Amen.

Sunday 8 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please strengthen the arm of Glenda Lewis (MTS Executive Assistant to the National Director). Thank you for the amazing gifts you have given her. Thank you that she uses them to serve you. Equip Glenda with supernatural energy by your Holy Spirit to run projects that contribute to the vision and mission of MTS. Help her in her role as Company Secretary. May her organization help MTS’ Board to provide good oversight and governance. Amen

Monday 9 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help Antony Dandato as he leads Zimbabwe’s indigenous MTS Movement. Help him to pray fervently and to plan well. Bless him by growing the number of ministry apprentices trained up in Zimbabwe. Amen

Tuesday 10 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help MTS to work out ways to support apprentices with respect to mental health and wellbeing. Help us to provide effective and affordable assistance to apprentices in need. Amen.

Wednesday 11 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please calm the nerves of 1st-year apprentices who are 5 months into their apprenticeship. Please inspire them to share their concerns with their trainers. Please help these ‘new recruits’ to know that it is normal to feel unsettled at this point in the apprenticeship. Amen.

Thursday 12 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help Pete Sorrenson to prepare well for the MTS Victoria Challenge Conference. May his talks be biblical and true. Use him to point people to Jesus, so that those listening might follow the example of the one who came to seek and save the lost. Amen

Friday 13 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help Andrew Kananurra and Andrew Newman as they think about creating an indigenous MTS Movement in Uganda. Help them to pray fervently and to plan well. Bless them by growing a team of volunteers in that country. May Uganda train many gospel workers in the future. Amen

Saturday 14 May 2022
Father, We pray for MTS Challenge (Victoria) which is happening today. As people hear the gospel preached by Pete Sorrenson, help them to be considering committing their lives to full-time vocational ministry. Amen.

Sunday 15 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please bless Amanda France, Peter Flower and John Diacos as they provide advice to MTS regarding “apprentice wellbeing”. May they provide great practical advice to MTS. Amen.

Monday 16 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please bless Bernard Cane as he coordinates the Vision 100 / MTS Movement in Tasmania. Give him wisdom and insight Father. Help him to build a large and passionate team “to win the world for Christ by multiplying Gospel workers through ministry apprenticeships.” Amen.

Tuesday 17 May 2022
Dear Lord, Thank you for the gifts that you have given to Ray Galea. Thank you for working in him and through him to write a new book. Please use this upcoming book to persuade people to be ‘eager to serve’. Amen.

Wednesday 18 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help Eleazar Seguel Salazar as he spends time with Christian leaders in Cuba and Columbia explaining ministry apprenticeships. Lord, if it is your will, help Churches to start training. Amen

Thursday 19 May 2022
Dear God, Please bless Jack Hamer as he coordinates the MTS Movement in South Australia. Give him wisdom and insight Father. Help him to build a large and passionate team “to win the world for Christ by multiplying Gospel workers through ministry apprenticeships”. Amen.

Friday 20 May 2022
Father, We pray for the Belgrave Heights Men’s convention happening this weekend. Be with Ben Pfahlert (MTS National Director) as he speaks and encourages men of all ages with the good news of Jesus. Amen.

Saturday 21 May 2022
Dear Lord, Help Andrew Grills and the City on a Hill (Geelong) team as they train their apprentices in 2022. May their apprentices grow greatly in character, conviction and competency. Amen.

Sunday 22 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help all MTS trainers to be people of Christ-like character. Lord, help them to seek YOUR praises, not the praises of men. Help them to put “celebrity culture” to death in their hearts. Amen

Monday 23 May 2022
Heavenly Father, Please bless Tim Thorburn as he coordinates the MTS Movement in Western Australia. Give him wisdom and insight Father. Help him to build a large and passionate team “to win the world for Christ by multiplying Gospel workers through ministry apprenticeships.” Amen.

Tuesday 24 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please help MTS to find a fantastic MTS Patrons Coordinator and a fantastic MTS Operations Administration Assistant. Amen.

Wednesday 25 May 2022
Heavenly Father, We pray for the Reach Australia ‘Mobilise’ Conference. We ask that you would energise and help mobilise his Church for your glory. Amen.

Thursday 26 May 2022
Father, We pray for the Centre for Asian Christianity summit happening today, pray that leaders across ministries would come together to understand the Asian Ministry scene in Australia and also to foster collaboration. Amen.

Friday 27 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please bless Dave Martin as he coordinates the MTS Movement in Victoria. Give him wisdom and insight Father. Help him to guide his team of volunteers (Aaron Boyd, Candice Bergamin, James Hoey, Josh Allen & others), as they passionately seek “to win the world for Christ by multiplying Gospel workers through ministry”. apprenticeships”. Amen.

Saturday 28 May 2022
Dear God, Please give the MTS Board great wisdom as they oversee MTS with governance. Please give wisdom and strength to Peter Kaldor as he plans ahead and leads. Amen.

Sunday 29 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please bless Luke McSeveney as he trains his first apprentice (Solomon) at Geelong West Presbyterian Church. May Luke grow Solomon to be like Christ. Amen.

Monday 30 May 2022
Heavenly Father, Please bless Gary and Deb Bennetts as they train their first apprentice in a little while, (Emma Moxham) at Park Road Anglican Church, Carlton, NSW. May Gary (and Deb) mold Emma to be like Christ. Amen.

Tuesday 31 May 2022
Dear Lord, Please strengthen the arm of Carmel Vincent (MTS Events Coordinator). May she run wonderful events that help MTS achieve its vision. May her work grow the number of apprentices in both Australia and the nations. Amen.

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