Lord, we pray for an end to rape in Liberia, where 1 in 10 children and women have experienced it. Strengthen the victims, Father, and protect them from evil.
Lord, we pray that people in Germany would become aware of FGM through the TWR Women of Hope prayer calendar. May they pray for an end of this rite and offer support to relief organizations.
God, awaken your church to support the victims of domestic violence and rape who often have no one to help them. “Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute.” (Proverbs 31:8)
Lord, we pray for an end to domestic violence in Albania, where 50 percent of the women have experienced it. Along with violence, the women in rural areas also face stigma, isolation, social exclusion and lack of opportunities.
Lord, help TWR Women of Hope clearly share with women that they are valuable and have worth in your eyes. Many women believe they are to blame and deserve the violence they suffer. (Psalm 91:14)
Domestic violence and abuse dramatically increased worldwide during the COVID-19 lock-down. From women trapped at home with their abusive partners, South African centers received triple the number of calls usually logged. Father, provide for ways of escape and healing. (Psalm 68:20)
Lord, give courage to the victims of rape in India to report the crime even if they know the offender. May families fully support these girls and women who are suffering, and may the guilty be held accountable. (Psalm 5:10)
Lord, bring salvation and freedom to Polish men addicted to alcohol, drugs and pornography. Break the cycle of rape and violence done to their families and bring healing to them all. (Psalm 18:2)
We praise you, God, for the new Ukrainian law that now prosecutes those who commit violence against their relatives. (2 Thessalonians 3:3)
Father, we thank you that many women are coming forward in China to share their experiences of abuse. We pray for God’s justice to be accomplished and for his deep comfort and healing to be upon the victims. (2 Corinthians 1:3)
You, oh Lord, are the faithful one! You have kept your promises to protect, guide and inspire our team members as they minister to women in Romanian prisons. (Psalm 117:2)
We praise you as the one who has defeated death. You are the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in you will live forever, even though they die. (John 11:25)
Father, we know that children who grow up with domestic violence are more likely to become adult abusers. We pray that parents would love their children and discipline them in a godly manner. (Psalm 34:11)
God you are our provider! Thank you for bringing a woman devotional writer to the Norwegian TWR Women of Hope team. They have recorded 80 devotionals, which are broadcast three days a week through Spotify, on their website and by phone text.
Lord, we pray for change within the cultures of Tanzania that still practice female genital mutilation. Bring encouragement to those pioneers who work tirelessly to end this practice.