Pray for widely reported corruption in Kenya to be controlled. Almost 50% of the population lives in abject poverty. Pray for women to find employment to feed their families. (Ps. 35:10)
Pray for impoverished refugees who live on the streets and beg for money. Many women and children are forced into prostitution or marrying older men for money. (Ps. 82:3-4)
Pray for employers in Albania to fear God and pay their employees every month. Many workers are waiting two to three months to receive their pay – only to see it all go toward debt.
Pray for women and children living amid extreme poverty and in need of food, clean water, proper sanitation, safe housing, health care and an adequate income.
Pray for major strides to be made in eliminating the causes of global poverty, including unemployment, social exclusion and high vulnerability to disasters, diseases and other threats.
Pray for more radios, MP3 players, and other media devices to be provided for women who are unable to afford them but are eager to listen to Women of Hope.
Pray for the more than 3 million Venezuelans who have left their country due to violence and shortages of food and medicine. Over 1 million have fled to neighboring Colombia. (Ps. 12:5)
Pray for the hearts of the Church to be softened toward the plight of the poor. “Whoever shuts their ears to the cry of the poor will also cry out and not be answered” (Prov. 21:13).
Pray for women inmates in Paraguay who listen to Women of Hope and pray together. Praise God for this ministry and ask that they may find work and Christian support when released.
Pray for the thousands of prostitutes in Germany, mostly from poor Eastern European countries, to be rescued from their poverty and reached through the Hidden Treasures audio series.
Lord, we pray community leaders will see the importance of providing clean water and toilet facilities in schools for girls to use.
Lord, we pray for the elimination of forced marriages, which cause girls to drop out of school or run away to avoid them.
Pray for protection and places of refuge for girls who run away from home to avoid forced marriage. Lord, protect them from sex traffickers and all who would harm them. (Ps. 99:9-10)
Pray for the faith of the poor to be strengthened as we pray, “Has not God chosen those who are poor in the eyes of the world to be rich in faith and to inherit the kingdom he promised those who love him?” (James 2:5).
Pray for safety and protection for refugee girls and those in humanitarian crises who are at risk of physical and sexual assault.