Monday 1st - At the start of a new year, pray for peace in Ukraine.
Tuesday 2nd - Pray for the CEO designate, Andrew Foreman, as he starts work in the UK office; that he would settle into his new role quickly.
Wednesday 3rd - Give thanks for all the gifts donated for the Christmas Mission; give thanks, too, for all that Brenda does especially as she celebrates her birthday today.
Thursday 4th - Pray for the team leaving for the Christmas Mission today; for safety in travel and that they would be a real blessing to everyone they meet.
Friday 5th - Pray for the Hospitality Centre and the volunteers who work there; for the children’s club and the church that meets there.
Saturday 6th - Pray for Larisa, our coordinator, in the many different roles she has, particularly overseeing the girls living in our Pre-independence homes.
Sunday 7th - Christmas Day in Ukraine! Pray for the Christmas Lunch for the elderly; for all those invited to get there safely in the cold weather.
Monday 8th - Pray for the team as they visit the shut-ins today; that as they take gifts and food they will be able to share the love of Jesus.
Tuesday 9th - Pray for the planned visit to Yasnoziria Church today; for a blessed time of sharing with the church there.
Wednesday 10th - Pray for a safe journey to Korsun Baptist Church, and a joyful time of sharing together.
Thursday 11th - As the team returns today from the Christmas Mission pray for a safe journey home.
Friday 12th - Give thanks for Anastasiia and the work she does in the villages; pray for her and her young team of ‘missioners’ as they travel to remote villages to visit families and do activities with the children.
Saturday 13th - Pray for the Food Distribution Programme that the churches undertake, helped by Hope Now, that all will have enough to eat. Pray that we will have sufficient funds to cover the winter months.
Sunday 14th - Give thanks for the Cherkassy School of Biblical Studies; pray for all the students to be able to use their knowledge in a variety of ministries; and for Rev David John as he oversees it.
Monday 15th - Give thanks for Maureen Sivyour, one of our volunteers, as she celebrates her birthday today.
Tuesday 16th - Pray for the elderly and sick in remote villages that they would be able to stay safe and warm throughout the winter months.
Wednesday 17th - Give thanks for the many donations we receive in the office; pray that everything we send will help those in need.
Thursday 18th - Give thanks for the couriers who take our boxes of aid to Ukraine and pray for their safety as they travel to and fro.
Friday 19th - Give thanks for all our students; particularly for those who share the gospel with their fellow students.
Saturday 20th - Pray for the Hope Now Board Meeting and Planning Day today; for wisdom in all discussions and decisions.
Sunday 21st - Pray for the work of our prison chaplains, Anatolii Perepilitsa and Sasha Tereshenko, working with prison officers and ex-prisoners.
Monday 22nd - Pray that many people would consider coming on a summer mission with Hope Now this year.
Tuesday 23rd - Give thanks for The Ray of Hope Group meeting each month to encourage one another and study the Bible together.
Wednesday 24th - Pray for Jon and Andrew as they travel to Ukraine today; pray for Andrew to get a good understanding of all Hope Now projects.
Thursday 25th - Give thanks for our happy team of volunteers as they come in today for the monthly mailout.
Friday 26th - Pray for Jon White speaking at Brokenhurst College today; pray for him as he encourages and inspires many young people to develop an interest in mission.
Saturday 27th - Pray for families who have relatives serving in the army or who have been bereaved because of the war; particular pray for children in the East of Ukraine who have been traumatised by what they have seen.
Sunday 28th - Give thanks for Farms Lanka and the work they do to help needy people in Sri Lanka.
Monday 29th - Pray for our Foster Parents as they look after vulnerable and needy children; pray they will have patience.
Tuesday 30th - Pray that sufficient donations are given to the Mission Fund so that all commitments are covered in the Restricted Fund.
Wednesday 31st - Pray for the Ukrainian team as they follow up contacts made during the Christmas Mission.
The Monthly Prayer Diary can also be found on the back page of our Newsletter here