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Sat
Prayer Answered
Praise God! The new Mongkok Training Centre opened on schedule last month. Pray that we will provide training programmes that meet the needs of job seekers living around that area.
  2
Sun
One of our supporters groups visited our Children’s Homes in Xining and Huangnan in August. Pray that they will be moved and continue their financial aid to our China Programme.
         
3
Mon
Most schools in Hong Kong and Xining, Qinghai begin their new academic year today. Pray that the Lord would guide all our students to walk in the way He would have them go, and that they would ultimately get to know Him personally through our love in action.   4
Tue
Prayer Answered
Thank God for the education grants which enable the students in Qinghai to pursue higher education, thereby breaking out of the poverty cycle.
         
5
Wed
Please pray for new staff, especially those who have gone to work in Xining, Qinghai. Pray that they are able to adapt to their new environment far from home.
  6
Thu
Christian Action Asia (CAA) plans to organize a banquet to share our vision on October 5th.  Please pray for the success of the event, and that God brings us partners who will support our vision of spreading the good news to the people we serve.
         
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Fri
Please pray for the new IT staff member based in our Qinghai office, that his contributions will enhance our operations there.   8
Sat
Please pray for the swift recovery of  our Christian Action UK (CAUK) fundraiser following surgery. Pray for God’s comfort during this time as she has very young children.
         
9
Sun
Pray for God’s protection over our street-level fundraisers, who work in the heat of the day to recruit supporters for the Friends of Qinghai Children Programme. Pray that the public will respond positively to their efforts.   10
Mon
Prayer Answered
Thank God for the establishment of CAA's Development Office in Los Angeles. Please pray that the colleagues of CAA will serve to enhance China Programme.
         
11
Tue
Our Social Enterprise Division will set up a new collection point in Tai Koo Shing today. Pray that we continue to develop good collaborative relationships with various housing estate management offices in order to further expand our green collection programme as we are in need of good quality clothes and goods.
  12
Wed
Please pray for the recruitment of Christian mentors for the new students in the Child Development Fund programme. Pray that the mentees will be empowered, and follow the example of Jesus Christ.  

         
13
Thu
Prayer Answered
Thank God for sending Carrie Chau, a renowned local artist to design the packaging for our upcoming Charity Cookie campaign. Her work is indeed beautiful! 
  14
Fri
May God bless CAA board members as they meet today. Pray for wisdom, patience and a smooth transition as CAA move their base from New Jersey to Los Angeles.
         
15
Sat
Our Information Technology Department is about to take on several new in-house projects. Please pray for them as they manage challenges to meet programme needs in a climate of IT labour shortage.   16
Sun
Prayer Answered
Thank God that children from the New Arrival Service Mongkok Centre spent a day at Hong Kong Disneyland during the summer holiday. We pray that they experience God’s love and care through the services we offer.
         
17
Mon
The migrant workers in our Domestic Helpers and Migrant Workers programme suffer mentally and emotionally during prolonged waiting times for cases to be heard at the Labour Tribunal. Pray that they find God’s comfort at all times especially those living at our shelter.   18
Tue
Let’s pray together for the refugee and asylum seekers from our Chungking Mansions Service Programme, that they find the inner strength and patience to withstand the interminable wait in Hong Kong. May they use this time to join CA courses to improve themselves and to ultimately find God.
         
19
Wed
Prayer Answered
Caleb Mu Yang, who was adopted out of Xining Children’s Home by a godly couple in March, has settled into his new home and family very well. Praise God that he is thriving! 
  20
Thu
Today Mrs. Cheung, our Executive Director, will speak at “The Woman Extraordinaire Forum 2012”.  Pray that the women she addresses will be moved to serve the vulnerable and marginalized in Hong Kong and Qinghai, China.
         
21
Fri
Please pray that the New Arrival Service Centre’s Integrated Employment Assistance Scheme’s recent funding applications will be accepted, so they can offer services that meet the needs of the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance’s recipients.   22
Sat
Prayer Answered
Praise God! Our Training Division has received funding to host two events in Shun Lee Estate and Choi Hung Estate which will promote our services to job seekers, with the aim of equipping them to enter the workforce.
         
23
Sun
Please pray that we can fill staff vacancies in the Humanitarian & Social Services Division in Hong Kong and China.  Pray that God sends committed Christians of a high caliber to join our team.   24
Mon
Please pray for Christian Action SHINE Centre as we launch a new programme focused on strengthening family ties among ethnic minorities.
         
25
Tue
Please pray that our service centre for Domestic Helpers and Migrant Workers will secure funding to offer caring services to migrant workers in need, promoting God’s love and comfort who are exploited or abused.

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Wed
Prayer Answered
Praise God! Our Ministry Coordination Team in Long Ping has received funding to run programmes for youths in Yuen Long and Tin Shui Wai until next summer. Pray that they realize their potential and improve their self-esteem through these programmes. 
         
27
Thu
Please continue to pray that the renovation of our new training centre in Sheung Shui goes according to plan, so we can start offering dynamic vocational training courses to the unemployed in the vicinity.   28
Fri
We will start marketing our Charity Cookie Campaign to corporations in early October. Please pray that it will be well received.   
         
29
Sat
Please pray for the Social Enterprise Division as they reorganize their warehouse to facilitate smoother daily operations.
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Sun
Today is Mid-Autumn Festival. Pray that people will embrace one another and develop a community which accepts new arrivals, ethnic minorities, asylum seekers and other foreigners. Pray for orphans who have no family to celebrate this event with, thank God that Christian Action staff are there to be with them.
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