1
Tue
Today is International Labour Day! Praise God that we have the ability and passion to serve the migrant workers and under-privileged in the community.    2
Wed
Pray for our Executive Director, Mrs Cheung Ang Siew Mei’s safe return from her UK visit and that her vision sharing results in secure support for the development ahead and connects the right people to become new CA Board Members.
3
Thu
Prayer Answered
Thank God for supportive partnerships. CA will participate in the ‘Caring Company NGO Partnership Day 2011/2012’ recognising our partners. We will also promote CA’s services in Hong Kong and Qinghai, China during this event.

4
Fri
Pray for the mentorship scheme in Huangnan Children’s Home in Qinghai, that all participants learn from the project and that the children are inspired to plan ahead for their summer social service activities.
5
Sat
Pray for God’s blessing as the New Arrivals (NA) Centre moves from Mongkok to share a church’s premises in Tai Kok Tsui.
6
Sun
Our social enterprise’s, ‘Green Collection Programme’ is collecting goods from three new locations from April to June. Pray that quality reusable items are collected for resale in our charity outlets, so as to generate funds to support our services for the needy.
7
Mon
Prayer Answered
Give thanks that MuYang from Xining Children’s Home moved to the US with his adoptive parents in March. Pray that his transition is smooth and that he gets along well with his new family.


8
Tue
Praise God! We have a potential fresh food sponsor.  Pray that our meeting on 11th May will be fruitful and we will be able to provide the new arrival families with good food.
9
Wed
Today is the CAHK Board Meeting. Pray that it will achieve all its aims, and that CA will continue offer quality service to the poor and the under-privileged.
10
Thu
Pray for our Ministry Coordination Team as they coordinate their student activities and recruit and train  mentors for the Child Development Fund programme.
11
Fri
Pray that staff and shelter residents in Domestic Helpers and Migrant Workers Programme are comforted as they mourn the recent death of a resident following a long terminal illness. Pray also for additional Christian counselors, and that staff can serve them better than ever before. 12
Sat
Pray that family outings for New Arrival families today proceed safely, and are a memorable experience for every participant. Pray for swift integration with the Hong Kong community.
13
Sun
Happy Mother’s Day! Please pray for the physical and spiritual health of all our staff as they face the daily challenges of working with the poor and needy. Let us care for our clients as a Mother loves her child. 14
Mon
May God comfort the refugees & asylum seekers from our Chungking Mansions Service Centre after their support was cut by the UNHCR. Pray for God’s strength as they face the new challenges ahead.
15
Tue
Pray for the new HKSAR government as it takes office on July 1, that they will be sensitive about their social service policy. 16
Wed
A drama and music programme organized by our Ministry Coordination Team for teenagers who have left school prematurely will start this month. Pray it encourages them to take responsibility for themselves.
17
Thu
Today we will have a routine Trade Advisory Committee meeting with our partners.  Pray that our corporate in-service training and skills training courses are relevant in the marketplace.
18
Fri
Sheung Shui Centre of our New Arrivals Progamme NA(SS) will submit funding applications for summer Youth Programme this month.  Pray for successful outcomes, so we can serve more new arrival families.
19
Sat
Prayer Answered
We have found new premises for our Mongkok training centre. Pray for renovation work, so that the centre can offer dynamic training programmes to meet the community’s needs.
20
Sun
Please pray for suitable staff for our refugees and asylum seekers programme, that are able to face the challenges of the their very demanding work.
21
Mon
Pray for God’s guidance as we partner with outside organisations, planning our summer programmes at our Integrated Service Centre for Ethnic Minorities. 22
Tue
One of our donors is conducting a monitoring trip to Qinghai. Pray that they are blessed, and encouraged to continue supporting us.
23
Wed
Please bless Christian Action UK and Christian Action Asia Inc. (USA) to secure substantial support both financially and spiritually. 24
Thu
Ask for God’s blessings to bring competent & committed staff to CA , both in Hong Kong and China, so we can continue to provide meaningful service to our clients.
25
Fri
Today we clean the Tuen Mun warehouse! Pray for its smooth execution and that their operations will be enhanced as they adopt new work procedures. 26
Sat
New arrival children will have the luxury of eating pizza today! Pray that they will be blessed by this opportunity which so many others in privileged positions take for granted.

27
Sun
Prayer Answered
Praise God! Our very successful “3-legged Charity Walk” in March raised almost $400,000 for Qinghai Children!

28
Mon
Pray for effective execution of a quality customer service workshop, conducted by the human resources division for frontline staff. .
29
Tue
Pray for ongoing co-operation between the staff of CA & Xining Children’s Home (XNCH) in all their projects to raise awareness of the needs of disabled children among members of the community. This will result in better rehabilitation and training for children. 30
Wed
Recent changes in ‘Facebook’s’ security policies may affect the launch of Christian Action’s facebook page.  Pray for a feasible and God-pleasing solution.
31
Thu
Please give our fundraising team wisdom as they prepare  fundraising proposals. Pray for God’s guidance in the  upcoming 'Dragon Boat Fundraising Campaign'.
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