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DAY 11: The Joy of Persecution

by Rev Campbell Markham on behalf of Rev John Wilson, Moderator General of the Presbyterian Church of Australia Intention:  Being insulted? Rejoice and be glad! Scripture: “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all [...]

By | 2017-10-14T11:11:06+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 10: Serious Love

by Brian Pickering, Australian Prayer Network Intention:  Couples who nurture and invest in their marriages will be richly rewarded. Scripture: “Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law [...]

By | 2017-10-09T16:21:42+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 9: Supernatural Love

by Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP, Australian Catholic Church Intention:  True love in marriage and family is Christ’s kind of love. Scripture: “Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never ends; as for prophecies, they will pass away; as for tongues, they will cease; as for knowledge, it will pass [...]

By | 2017-10-08T23:45:10+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 8: Spiritual Awakening

by Pastor Wayne Alcorn, National President, Australian Christian Churches Intention:  There is no substitute for prayer. Scripture: “If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will [...]

By | 2017-10-08T00:12:12+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 7: Mystery of Marriage

by Christopher and Rosina Gordon, Member Couple, Life, Marriage and Family Centre, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney Intention:  Appreciating God’s plan for marriage and family. Scripture: “Yahweh God said, 'It is not right that the man should be alone. I shall make him a helper.' So from the soil Yahweh God fashioned all the wild animals [...]

By | 2017-10-05T22:43:21+00:00 October 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Day 6: Astounding Feat of Ordered Design

by Rev Simon McKenzie, on behalf of Bishop John Henderson, Lutheran Church of Australia Intention:  Marriage and family, the change agent for the human heart. Scripture: “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. [...]

By | 2017-10-05T21:55:33+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 5: Pray, Fast, Vote

by Jenny Hagger, Director, Australian House of Prayer for All Nations Intention:  Prayer with fasting is an expression of repentance. Scripture:  “If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin [...]

By | 2017-10-04T22:17:49+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 4: Dancing in the Minefields

by Rev Dr Bill Brown, National Chair, Aust Baptist Ministries Intention:  Jesus shares the Maker’s guidelines for marriage. Scripture:  “Haven’t you read,” he replied, “that at the beginning the Creator ‘made them male and female,’ and said, ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and [...]

By | 2017-10-03T00:05:55+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 3: Fabulous Families

by Most Rev Michael Kennedy, Bishop of Armidale, Catholic Church Intention:  Thanking God for beautiful but messy family life. Scripture:  “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.  Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. [...]

By | 2017-10-03T00:06:45+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DAY 2: Marriage in the Garden

by Pastor Tim Edwards, Australian Indigenous Christian Leader Intention: Families are the strength of our society from generation to generation. Scripture: “So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and [...]

By | 2017-10-03T00:07:14+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments