01-2010 Prayer Calendar

Participation in the Prayer Partner Network is an essential part of Compassion's ministry for children and families in poverty.

January 2010 Prayer Calendar
Verse of the Month

"I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. To him who is thirsty I will give to drink without cost from the spring of the water of life. He who overcomes will inherit all this, and I will be his God and he will be my son."

Revelation 21:6-7, NIV

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Friday 1

Pray as we start the new year that God will give Compassion the grace, wisdom and knowledge to serve children in need in new and even more effective ways.

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Saturday 2

We praise God for the miraculous healing of 9-year-old Rwandan child Umuhire. She was confined to a wheelchair because of acute juvenile chronic arthritis, but is now completely healed and standing on her own!

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Sunday 3

Please pray for the families of Nery, 17, and Jeanette, 16, in El Salvador, whose mothers were murdered by street gangs.

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Monday 4

Please pray for the spiritual life of the office staff in eastern Indonesia, that they will all have a close relationship with God and stand firm in Him.

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Tuesday 5

Pray for Eliezer, 6, in Brazil, who has meningitis and is very sick. The doctors say he is not doing well.

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Wednesday 6

Please pray for the Compassion-assisted children and families in Tanzania stigmatized because of HIV or AIDS. Pray they experience the acceptance of the Lord through the child development center staff.

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Thursday 7

Please pray for 9-year-old Ingrid from Nicaragua, who is in intensive care. Her face was burned and she probably will lose one of her eyes.

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Friday 8

Please pray for the healing of eastern Indonesia office IT Specialist Andreas' father, who has been in the hospital struggling with a digestive infection.

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Saturday 9

Please pray for the Lord to create strong connections between child development center workers in Mexico and the children's parents. Pray that the parents will trust the workers and become involved in their children's lives.

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Sunday 10

Pray for Lisbeth, 8, in Ecuador, who has chickenpox and a serious case of bronchopneumonia. She is hospitalized because her condition is very serious.

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Monday 11

Pray for David, 14, in Rwanda, who had his leg amputated because of cancer. Pray for physical and emotional healing and that he will be able to cope with the situation.

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Tuesday 12

Pray for comfort and healing for Supriya, 15, in eastern India, who suffers from a brain tumor.

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Wednesday 13

Please pray for Roberto, 12, and the rest of his family in El Salvador. Roberto's father recently committed suicide.

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Thursday 14

Pray for strength for center staff members in Colombia, who are experiencing many changes in their work and personal lives.

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Friday 15

We praise God for His protection of our children, families and staff in Indonesia, who were all protected from the effects of the recent earthquake in the West Nusa Tenggara Islands!

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Saturday 16

Pray for the mother of 9-year-old Andre in Peru, who lost her newborn son soon after he was delivered. Pray for physical and emotional healing.

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Sunday 17

Pray for Consolee, 14, in Rwanda, who has kidney disease and acute renal failure.

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Monday 18

Praise God that all the primary school children at Uluberia Child Development Center in eastern India did well on their exams!

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Tuesday 19

Pray for Rugira, 15, in Thailand, whose mother recently died. Pray for peace and comfort for her entire family.

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Wednesday 20

Please pray for the Lord's comfort for Compassion-assisted children in Ethiopia. Many have lost their families to AIDS and other diseases.

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Thursday 21

Please pray for Compassion-assisted young girls in Brazil, who feel the pressure to leave school and the centers to help provide for their families.

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Friday 22

Pray for the speedy recovery of Venska, 10, and Marsel, 7, in eastern Indonesia, who both had serious accidents.

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Saturday 23

Please pray for healing for Rosa, Project Director of Hosanna Student Center in Nicaragua, who has uterine cancer.

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Sunday 24

Pray for Jean, 9, in Rwanda, who is an orphan being looked after by his maternal aunt. Her husband doesn't want the boy in his home.

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Monday 25

Please pray for healing for Agnesius, 8, in Bangladesh, who suffers from encephalitis.

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Tuesday 26

Pray for Gianfranco, 9, and his siblings in Peru. Their father was unfaithful to their mother and no longer supports the children.

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Wednesday 27

Please pray that communities in Kenya will come together to look after the needs of children suffering from malnutrition and neglect.

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Thursday 28

Pray that Haiti's new prime minister can encourage private investment to create jobs in this deeply impoverished country, where Compassion serves more than 63,000 children.

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Friday 29

Pray for our caregivers in Uganda to receive Christ, and pray that male caregivers will participate in the Child Survival Program.

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Saturday 30

Pray for Chanden, 11, in India, who has been diagnosed with an infection in his brain and was suffering from a high fever and seizures.

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Sunday 31

We praise God that no Compassion-assisted children or families were injured or killed in the flooding in El Salvador caused by Hurricane Ida! Please continue to pray for those who lost their homes and belongings.

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