January 2014 Prayer Calendar

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

January 2014 Prayer Calendar
Verse of the Month

"Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up."
— Deuteronomy 6:5-7, NIV

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Wednesday 1

Please continue lifting up the many thousands of Compassion children, families and staff in the Philippines devastated by Typhoon Haiyan in November.

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Thursday 2

Pray for the hundreds of Compassion Philippines workers who continue to work tirelessly to provide food, clothing, shelter and medical assistance in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

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Friday 3

Pray for the family of Sande, a Leadership Development Program (LDP) student in Uganda, who was recently murdered as she made her way back to the university after visiting her parents.

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Saturday 4

Pray for LDP Kenya student Peterson, who lost his vision following surgery. Pray for him as he goes through counseling to adjust to new challenges.

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Sunday 5

Pray for Yakub and his family in eastern Indonesia, who need comfort after his mother’s recent death from cervical cancer.

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Monday 6

Pray for LDP Guatemala student Edgar, who is being treated for kidney disease. Although his treatments are going well, he seeks your prayer for complete healing.

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Tuesday 7

Pray for Ezekiel in eastern India, who recently had open-heart surgery. Pray for his complete recovery.

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Wednesday 8

Pray for God’s protection over our LDP students in Honduras, where crime and violence throughout the country make daily life a challenge.

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Thursday 9

Pray that new LDP students in Tanzania will find faithful sponsors who will stand with them as they begin college.

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Friday 10

Pray for Shreyash, Kinjal, Tamannah, Ayush and Samuel in India, who are all suffering from sickle cell anemia and need healing.

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Saturday 11

Pray for 11-year-old Cristian in Peru, who is having a hard time emotionally since his father abandoned the family. Compassion is providing psychological help.

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Sunday 12

Earthquake Anniversary: Please remember all those who lost children and parents during the earthquake that devastated Haiti on this day in 2010. Pray for those still recovering.

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Monday 13

Pray for Paul in Togo, who suffers from umbilical hernia and needs healing.

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Tuesday 14

Pray for God’s comfort and healing for Nazrul in Bangladesh, whose kidneys are both damaged.

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Wednesday 15

Pray for Loida in the Dominican Republic, who is having emotional difficulties after her parents separated. She is receiving psychological counseling but needs our prayer.

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Thurdsday 16

Pray for 10-year-old Laetitia in Rwanda, who has been ill; doctors can’t find a cause. Pray that God reveals the reason for her sickness and brings her back to health.

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Friday 17

Pray for God to comfort the family, friends and sponsor of 10-year-old I-rada in Thailand, who recently passed away from brain cancer.

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Saturday 18

Pray for God’s healing touch for Sunaree, an LDP student in Thailand, who is having ear problems that may require surgery.

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Sunday 19

Pray for 20-month-old Malcom, a CSP child in Uganda who has cerebral paralysis. Pray for Malcom to experience a miraculous healing.

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Monday 20

Pray for God’s comfort and healing for one of Compassion’s eastern India board members, who suffers from colon cancer.

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Tuesday 21

Pray that, during 2014, God will raise up thousands of new sponsors for the many unsponsored children on Compassion’s waiting list.

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Wednesday 22

Pray for 8-year-old Yoselin and 9-year-old Anahi, both in Bolivia, who were recentlyorphaned and need God’s comfort.

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Thursday 23

Pray for the family, friends and sponsor of Samuel in Kenya, who succumbed to cancer while under going chemotherapy.

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Friday 24

Pray for Nirav’s mother, who is suffering from breast cancer in India. She is undergoing treatment and the family needs God’s comfort.

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Saturday 25

Human Trafficking Awareness Day: Pray for the 2 million children victimized every year through human trafficking and child sex tourism.

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Sunday 26

Pray for these children in Peru experiencing family strife or abandonment: Jerameel, Rurick, siblings Victor and Yosmi, Renzo, Jorge, siblings Mayra and Roger, Ingrid, and siblings Antony and Stephanie.

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Monday 27

Pray for God to comfort Compassion Rwanda staff member Jacqueline, who recently lost her father to cancer. Pray also for her grieving family, especially her mother.

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Tuesday 28

Pray for Syefira and her family in eastern Indonesia, who mourn the loss of her father who died after falling from a tree.

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Wednesday 29

Ask God to continue to bless and provide for all the faithful child sponsors who support and pray for Compassion-assisted children around the globe.

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Thursday 30

Pray for Francy in the Dominican Republic, who was hit by a truck and suffered severe injuries.

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Friday 31

Street Children’s Awareness Day: Pray for God’s protection and provision for the millions of children throughout the world who make their home on the streets.

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