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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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. [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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. [...]

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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 [...]

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