Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Prayer requests: May and June

Thank you for the special role our Mothers are playing in the lifes of our children!!
Thank you for the following blessings received over the last few weeks:

*  Involvement by Centurion High School who collected money for us towards a school trip later this year.

*  Our Saturday Kid's Games outreaches and Mom's workshops.

*  Celebrating Earth Day with AECom by planting new trees on the schoolground.

*  CHEP who handed out toiletry packages to some of our needy children.

Please pray with us for the following:

*  Our June cycle tests:  preparation for the children and teachers.

*  Please pray for teachers and children who are sick.

*  We would like to support our needy families during the winter holidays with some food parcels.  Please pray that we will have enough donation to make this possible.

*  Please pray for our upcoming parent's day: for understanding and interest.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

April prayer requests

Please pray with us for the following:

Thank you's:

*  Thank you to this amazing group of American missionaries who came to share their love, faith and time with us for 6 weeks.  They made such an impact in the lives of our teachers and children, building bridges across cultures and sharing the love of Jesus.

*  Thank you to various church groups in Midrand who came together to serve and worship during an outreach day at school.  Thank you for the yummy meal and the much needed stationery.

Please pray for:

*  Guidance, safety and protection for the new term.

*  Provision for our needs: especially for food parcels for our families in need.  We are also beginning to collect funds for our text books for 2017.

Thank you for your support!

Monday, February 29, 2016

March Prayer requests

Herewith our prayers requests for March:

Our thank you's:

*  Thank you to the American missionaries who has been part of our team here at school for the past 4 weeks.  You are such a blessing to the children.  May you grow in love, compassion and your relationship with God during your time with us.

*  Thank you to all who prayed for our parent's day this month.  It went very well, and we are so grateful for our parent's interest and partnership with the school.

*  We have welcomed a new teacher in our midst: Ma'am Lyvia.  We thank God for sending us this wonderful lady to help us with our Grade 1 classes.

Prayer requests:

*  Please pray for our cycle tests that will start next week:  for wisdom and understanding for both teachers and learners.

*  Please pray for the safety and protection for our school, staff and learners during the Easter holidays.

Thank you for praying with us!

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

February prayer requests

The new year has kicked off and we are excited about our school and the lives we are going to touch this year!

A big thank you to our Father God for that everyone returned safely after the holidays.  Thank you also for the very generous donations with regards to stationery we have received for our new school year.  It really gives our kids a head start for the academic year.

Please pray with us for:

*  The new group of American missionaries who will start with us on 8 February for the remainder of Term 1.  Please pray that it will be a life-changing experience to the glory of God for our kids as well as for them, and that we will enrich each other's lives.

*  Our first Parent's day which will take place on Saturday, 13 February.

*  Strength and wisdom for the teachers for the challenges of the new year.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

December and January Prayer requests

We have almost reached the end of 2015, and it is with such grateful heart that we look back at the, and can only thank God for His provision and goodness every day.

We have just again realized how incredibly generous people are, and we want to than Jesus for all the special people He has send across our path the last few weeks.

*  Thank you to Barloworld for Christmas gifts.

*  Thank you to everyone who provide food for our food parcels for the less fortunate families.

*  Thank you to AECom who gave a sponsorship towards our annual school trip to Lory Park Zoo.

*  Thank you for everyone who made the Christmas season special for the kids by donating school bags, gifts and sweetie packs.

*  Thank you to everyone who worked so hard towards our successful school concert.

The holidays are ahead of us, and for most of us it is an exciting time.  Please remember our children and school in your prayers.  Pray for the safety of each child, teacher and also our school building during this time.  Also pray for wisdom for 2016 to continue taking the school from strength to strength and to glorify God's name in all we do.

A wonderful, blessed season to all our supporters!

Sunday, November 1, 2015

November prayer requests

Thank you for praying with us.

Herewith our prayer requests for November:

*  We want to give thanks to everyone who share their time and resources with the school.  A new empowerment workshop for parents has been launched this month, which will run parallel with our monthly kid's games.

*  It is with great sadness that we had to say goodbye to one of our Gr. R learners this month, who passed away suddenly.  Please pray that God will be the Comforter in her family, and that they will find peace during this very sad time.

*  Thank you to everyone who helped put together our concert for 2015.  The children have surprised us with their creativity and talent.  We are proud to present "The Parable of the Sower" this month at school.

*  Please pray for our preparation for the final tests for the end of the year.  The year is slowly drawing to a close, and it is now time to persevere and give our best in order to end the year off with good results.

Monday, September 28, 2015

October prayer requests

Thank you to everyone who are praying for us!

Herewith the prayer requests for October:

*  Thank you to all the amazing American missionaries who spend September with us.  They are leaving at the end of this month to continue their work in the Cape.  You have been a blessing to us!

The team that spend September with us

*  Thank you for everyone involved in our monthly Kid's Games.  You really make it very special for the kids, and are making such a difference in their lives.
Having fun at the Kid's Games on Saturdays

*  The school will be closed for a short break from 2 - 12 October.  Please pray that God will keep the staff, children and our school premises safe during this time.

*  Please pray for our Term 4 activities:  we still need to raise funds for our textbooks for 2016, our annual school trip and our Christmas party.  Please pray that we will have enough funds to make all this possible for the kids.

*  Please pray for our upcoming school concert.  We really want this to be a special event where the children can showcase their talents.