Prayer Diary - Week 1


Sunday
Pray for the Anglican Church of Melanesia and all the staff at the Provincial Head Office in Honiara. For Dr Abraham Hauriasi, the General Secretary and Fr Atkin Zaku the newly appointed Mission Secretary.

For the New Zealand Trust Board and its directors, as they support the Anglican Church in Melanesia. For the work of the Melanesian Mission UK in Prayer, People and Giving.

Monday
For the Diocese of Temotu and for Bishop Willie Tungale and all the staff working at the Headquarters at Lata.

Chaplain to the Mission to Seafarers, the Revd Bobby Chuchuni and his mission to visit, pray and share the Good News.

Tuesday
The Community of the Sisters of Melanesia and their work with women throughout the islands. For Head Sister Annie, Assistant Head Sister Alice and Administrator Flory.

We pray for the fundraising efforts to enable the Community to complete the rebuild of their chapel at Verana’aso, and give thanks for the generosity of donors.

Wednesday
For the Diocese of Ysabel, Bishop Ellison Quity and the staff at the diocesan headquarters at Jejevo, Buala.

We give thanks for all those who give their companionship, time and financial help to support the Anglican Church of Melanesia, the religious orders and the Mothers’ Union.

Thursday
For the diocese of Vanuatu & New Caledonia, Bishop James Tama and the staff at the diocesan headquarters in Luganville on the island of Santo.

We pray for the COVID awareness programmes and a good uptake of the vaccines across Melanesia.

Friday
Brothers’ mission throughout the world, including Melanesia and for their Minister Provincial Br Worrick Marako. We pray for the Brothers mission drawing attention to the human rights concerns of unregulated, illegal and unsustainable logging.

For communities affected by climate change and for the work the church is undertaking in monitoring weather patterns, coastal erosion, and other environmental changes.

Saturday
The diocese of Malaita, diocesan Bishop Sam Sahu and assistant Bishop Rickson Maomaoru.

For church schools, rural training centres, the theological colleges and John Coleridge Patteson University, staff and pupils.

Prayer Diary - Week 2


Sunday
For the Archbishop, the Most Reverend Leonard Dawea and all his staff in the diocese of Central Melanesia, including the new Assistant Bishop Othnielson Gamutu.

For ACoM’s holistic mission programmes in hospitals, Rove Prison, climate change advocacy and youth work.

Monday
For the diocese of Guadalcanal, and their Bishop the Rt Revd Benedict Loe. We pray for the Provincial Cathedral of St Barnabas, Honiara, and for Dean Philip Rongotha, and all who minister and worship there.

For the Solomon Islands Christian Association and Vanuatu Christian Council and the Pacific Conference of Churches.

Tuesday
For the Community of the Sisters of the Church, and for Sr Veronica, Provincial Sister. We give thanks for the Community’s mission work with families and children around TNK and their retreat ministry.

For the Christian Care Centres outside Honiara and in Auki on Malaita. For the work on genderbased violence with police and community leaders.

Wednesday
For the diocese of Central Solomons, Bishop Steven Koete and the staff at the Diocesan Headquarters in Tulagi.

For the shipyard at Taroaniara and all those who travel by sea around Melanesia, including those who work and go on missions. For the Provincial Press and Bookshop in Honiara.

Thursday
For the diocese of Banks and Torres, Bishop Patteson Alfred Worek and the staff at the Diocesan Headquarters in Sola.

For the Mothers’ Union in the Province, their President Pamela Abana and for their work with satellite churches, literacy programmes, couples counselling, the Girls Friendly Society, savings clubs and the Positive Parenting programme.

Friday
For the Melanesian Brotherhood in Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, PNG, Philippines, Australia and Canada and for the Companions worldwide supporting this community.

For ACoM schools, school chaplains, teachers and pupils and for school partnerships linking children and teachers in the UK and Melanesia.

Saturday
For the Diocese of Hanuato’o, Bishop Arthur Stanley Abui, and the staff at the Diocesan Headquarters in Kirakira.

For closer diocesan links bringing Christians around the world together in Christian unity. For all those called to be missionaries in the past, now and in the future. For those who have given their life in service to God.