Day 16–January 16, 2020 - Salvation Army Canada
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Floyd and Tracey Tidd
Dear friends,

On Thursday, April 9, together we complete the journey of 100 Days of Unceasing Prayer and Shared Scripture. Across the territory we have heard the stories of people being inspired by what they are seeing God do in and through The Salvation Army. People have bonded together in prayer as we lifted up the various ministry expressions through daily, focused prayer requests. We have learned much more about the communities in which we serve.

Thank you for sharing this journey. Thank you for your prayers. Thank you for listening to God as he has spoken through his Word in the shared Scripture readings from Genesis to Revelation.

We want to also say thank you to those who have already completed the survey and shared with us what God has been impressing upon your hearts and minds through this journey. For those who haven’t had the opportunity yet, we encourage you to take some time during these days of “staying home” to share your thoughts.

As we began the 100 Days journey, none of us could have ever imagined that we would be in the midst of a pandemic at the end of it. We are confident that God knew what lay ahead. This discipline of prayer and shared Scripture has been used by God to prepare us for these days, and the days that will follow. As we spend these days “social distancing,” let’s remain committed to prayer for one another, and for Canada and Bermuda. Let’s remember to continue to spend time in Scripture.

We continue to count it a privilege to be partners in the gospel (Philippians 1:3-5) and together anticipate all that God has in mind to do in and through his Army of salvation.Yours in Christ,

Floyd and Tracey Tidd, Commissioners
Territorial Leaders, Canada and Bermuda


Day 16–January 16, 2020

Filed Under: 100 Days


Unceasing Prayer


Ministry Expression
Northridge Community Church, Aurora, Ont.

Praise
An increased sensitivity and interest to the message of the gospel–including from people of other faiths. People are excited to participate in worship and invite friends. Our community services has seen an increase in spiritual and faith-based conversations.

Petition
Vision forward–Phase 2 expansion (Worship Centre) and ministry development. Staff and leadership sustainability, passion and growth. Understanding the Spirit-led steps to successful transitional leadership.

Intercession
Pray that the Holy Spirit would convict people of influence and power to know and stand strong for spiritual truth–at all levels of government/community leadership. That the Christian community can regain its credibility and voice to be heard.


Shared Scripture


Passage
Exodus 1-2

Reflect
God protected Moses at his birth and as he grew. How has God been active in caring for you through your life? Why do you suppose God has done this?

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