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.
Thursday 1 July 2021
Lord, we thank you for the supporters who gave towards the MTS End of Financial Year Harvest Appeal. May you bless them in their generosity towards the gospel. Amen.
Friday 2 July 2021
Dear God, please use the 7 MTS Info nights in July to help people to better consider doing a ministry apprenticeship. Amen.
Saturday 3 July 2021
Heavenly Father, we pray for the MTS Leaders’ Training Day that will go ahead this July 21st. Pray that those Apprentices and Trainers who attend will learn more about how to create ministries that cross-cultures. Amen.
Sunday 4 July 2021
Father God, thank you for all the MTS Apprentices who are training at churches across the Central Coast and Mid North Coast region of NSW in 2021/2022 (including at The Lakes Church, Manning Bible Church, All Saint’s ANeW Church and Lighthouse Church). Thank you that you have been working in these churches to raise up harvest workers. Please bless each Apprentices and Trainers as they minister together and please enable these churches to continue raising up harvest workers for many years to come. Amen.
Monday 5 July 2021
Lord, please help Bostjan Cifer as he does long term planning to establish an indigenous MTS Movement in Slovenia. Thank you for providing great support through Kingsley and Roni Box who worked in Slovenia for many years. Amen.
Tuesday 6 July 2021
Lord, we pray for preparations that are underway for MTS Recruit, particularly for the training that will be conducted for Mentors and Peer Group Leaders both online and in-person. Amen.
Wednesday 7 July 2021
Dear God, we continue to pray for good and godly relationships for all Apprentices and Trainers. We pray also that if issues arise, they can be resolved with humility and grace. Amen.
Thursday 8 July 2021
Heavenly Father, we thank you for the blessing of living in Australia, and the freedom we have here to proclaim the gospel without fear of persecution. Please help us not to take this freedom for granted, but embrace the privilege it is while uniting in prayer with our persecuted brothers and sisters. Amen.
Friday 9 July 2021
Father God , please bless the planning and preparation for MTS Recruit conference to be held 1st – 3rd October 2021. Please give wisdom and energy to the organising committee in working through the myriad of big decisions and logistics. We pray especially that commitments for hosting Local Conference Gatherings can be finalised as soon as possible. Amen
Saturday 10 July 2021
Dear Lord, please help those apprentices and trainers who find financial support raising difficult. Please help them develop in this necessary area of ministry. Amen
Sunday 11 July 2021
Our God, we give thanks for the mid-semester break for many Apprentices, and pray that they can quickly get back into their studies once Semester 2 commences. Amen.
Monday 12 July 2021
Thank you Lord for the opportunity to share the MTS Vision at Berala Anglican & Blakehurst Anglican in June 2021. Lord, please graciously help both these Churches to recruit and train apprentices in the coming years, as is their desire. Amen.
Tuesday 13 July 2021
Dear God, we pray for good relationships between all apprentices and their trainers, and that all will learn from each other. Amen.
Wednesday 14 July 2021
Dear Father, thank you for the partnership MTS has with Ridley Theological College for training MTS apprentices. Thank you for that there are 5 MTS apprentices training with Ridley Theological College in 2021 and please enable Ridley Theological College to continue training and multiplying gospel workers for many years to come. Amen.
Thursday 15 July 2021
Heavenly Father, thank you for giving Australia good leadership and relatively fair and honest government. Please be with our leaders as they make decisions that may impact the spread of the gospel and the rights of Christians. Amen.
Friday 16 July 2021
Lord God, please inspire every denomination around Australia to set apprentice recruiting targets for raising up the next generation of gospel workers. Amen.
Saturday 17 July 2021
Heavenly Father, bless Northside Anglican Church in Montrose Tasmania as they plan to start MTS for the first time in 2022. Amen.
Sunday 18 July 2021
God, we pray that you will raise up more trainers and training bases, and that this would produce more workers for the harvest. Amen.
Monday 19 July 2021
Lord, we pray for MTS Vic Challenge, that many would come and be challenged by God’s word to consider full time gospel ministry. We pray for Andy May as he prepares talks from Matthew 9. Amen.
Tuesday 20 July 2021
Heavenly Lord, we pray for all MTS Information Nights around Australia, that many will be challenged to consider full-time Ministry Apprenticeship in 2022 and beyond. Amen.
Wednesday 21 July 2021
Thank you, Lord, that apprentices and trainers can keep meeting by Zoom if they are in COVID lockdown. Thank you for the blessing of technology. Amen.
Thursday 22 July 2021
God, we pray for AFES university groups running their mid year camps. We pray that despite the disruption by COVID restrictions that your word would not return empty, and many would grow in their love and knowledge of Jesus. Amen.
Friday 23 July 2021
We praise you God for more than 20 Local Conference Gatherings for MTS Recruit that will meet in homes, churches and campuses across the globe. Pray that those who are hosting these LCGs will be able to share the vision of MTS Recruit and encourage as many people as possible in their regions to consider serving Jesus with their whole lives. Amen.
Saturday 24 July 2021
Heavenly Father, we pray for Ben Pfahlert as he speaks at an Info Night tonight and then preaches on Sunday at Surrey Hills Presbyterian Church (Victoria). Please bless him as he speaks. Amen.
Sunday 25 July 2021
Lord God, please help MTS to plan well as we seek to support the growth of indigenous MTS movements globally. Amen.
Monday 26 July 2021
Father God, thank you that there are at least three new MTS Apprentices who will commence their apprenticeships from July 2021. Please bless each apprentice and their trainer as they minister together and grow them in Christ-like character, conviction and competency during their two year ministry apprenticeship. Amen
Tuesday 27 July 2021
Lord, please work mightily through “Ministry Minded”, the lay ministry training initiative launched at St George North Anglican Church, Carlton (NSW) by Mike Leite. Amen.
Wednesday 28 July 2021
Father God, please bless the whole MTS movement as we seek to realise our vision ‘to win the world for Christ by multiplying gospel workers through ministry apprenticeships’. Please give the MTS head office team great wisdom and energy as they work on strategic plans to raise up, train and resource MTS Trainers, as they multiply Gospel Workers through ministry apprenticeships’. Amen
Thursday 29 July 2021
Our God, we pray for the Committee organising Vic Challenge, that their vision to see people challenged across Victoria to consider full-time ministry will come to fruition. Amen.
Friday 30 July 2021
Lord, we pray for the FIEC conference (30 July – 1 August), that it would be a great time for participants to gather around God’s word to encourage and spur each other to reach out to the lost who do not yet follow Jesus. Amen.
Saturday 31 July 2021
Lord, please give Ben Pfahlert great wisdom as he runs “6 Steps Consulting” in churches during Terms 3 & 4, 2021. Help Ben to help churches wanting to take the necessary steps to become long term training bases. Amen.