1 Let us pray for Gail Dippenaar who celebrates her birthday today. Ask God to give her good health and to guide her in her role as TWR Media Content Management Director.
2 Pray for the translation teams for TWR Women of Hope in Africa. Much of the ministry’s workforce relies on the work of volunteers who desire to see downtrodden women uplifted.
3 Please pray with us that much more will be done to end child marriages by educating parents on how this cultural practice destroys lives, harms communities and continues the cycle of suffering.
4 Thulani Mdletshe, TWR Presenter Team Leader, celebrates his birthday today. Ask the Lord to richly bless and keep him and fill his life with His joy and courage.
5 Pray fervently with us that new TWR programmes will attract sponsorships to help alleviate the financial overheads associated with broadcasting. (Electricity tariffs are steep!)
6 Today we observe International Cancer Survivors’ Day. Pray for TWR staff, donors and listeners who by God’s grace, survived Cancer. Be mindful of those who were recently diagnosed and ask for God’s mercy and intervention.
7 This day, on June 7, 1978, TWR started broadcasting from Sri Lanka. Pray for good reception of the MW broadcasts to the Indian sub-continent and for the local staff’s protection.
8 June is Youth month in South Africa. Praise God for the young folk who take time to listen to TWR programmes. Pray that God will move more youth to open their hearts to His Word!
9 We praise God for the successful radio distribution by TWR Malawi to listeners around the country. Pray that these radios will lead to an abundant harvest of souls surrendered to Christ.
10 Pray for TWR Nigeria’s outreach, Catch Them Young-Project which is specially designed for young people. Pray for time of deep reflection and spiritual revival! (Tim 2:22)
11 The Afrikaans programme, Die Bybel vir Vandag is broadcast by Channel in Namibia. Thank God for this wonderful opportunity and for Channel 7’s willingness to broadcast it.
12 Jesus said, “And I, if I be lifted up will draw all men unto myself” (Jn 12:32) Pray for all West Africans who do not know Jesus to be drawn to Jesus through TWR’s ethnic broadcasts.
13 Please pray for the radio broadcasts into Africa’s most populous country, Nigeria. Thank God for growing listenership and ask that more souls will come to know the Lord through the broadcasts.
14 Present to God our admin staff, transmitter engineers and their families at TWR Eswatini. Some of them rely on financial support as missionaries seconded to TWR by their sending agencies.
15 Pray for our producing partner, TWR-Malawi as it continues to strengthen its presence in most areas by initiating and strengthening radio listening communities.
16 Today is Youth Day in South Africa. Pray for TWR as new youth programmes are developed that minister specifically to the younger generations. Pray that the Hope for our Children radio programmes will bring hope to child-headed homes in South-Africa.
17 Today is the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. Pray for the farmers of Africa, and notably, of South Africa, who face immense challenges due to global climactic changes.
18 “My temple” said the Lord, “will be called a house of prayer for the people of all nations” (Isa 56:7). Praise God that TWR is able to broadcast the gospel in more than African languages.
19 Pray God’s guidance over the TWR West and Central programme producers of all languages in the process of content creation and production. May the fruit of their labour draw many souls to Christ.
20 Today is World Refugee Day. Praise God for TWR Kenya’s new FM station, Atoo Sifa 90.7, destined to reach refugees in East Africa. May refugees find great comfort in their time of need and distress whenever they tune in to the programmes.
21 Praise God for the commitment of TWR-Netherlands to increase ministry support in 20for the Danites people group in Côte d’Ivoire. (Acts 4:32-36)
22 Pray for Christians who are subjected to persecution. According to the Africa World Watch list, violence against Christians in Sub-Saharan Africa increased by 30% over just one year!
23 Today Gottfried Schiele, Technical Director, and Nathan Dunlop, Media Specialist, celebrate their birthdays. Ask God to envelop them and their families with love, health and strength.
24 Angelika Haberkorn, Audience Relations Coordinator, celebrates her birthday today. Thank God for Angelika’s many years of dedication and excellence in her service of King Jesus at TWR.
25 Abdoulaye Sangho, International Director, West and Central Africa, celebrates his birthday today. Please pray that God will give him wisdom and strength as he leads the regional team.
26 Today is International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Currently, a TWR Women of Hope drama series that addresses issues of human trafficking is available. Pray for funding so that more language translations can be developed.
27 Pray that the Fulfulde and Hassaniya language programmes produced in Mali will be effective in reaching the listeners’ hearts and minds. May God give them courage to embrace Biblical truth.
28 Praise God for an opportunity to minister to people in South Sudan, through FM broadcasts. A trial broadcast drew ample responses! The station has since joined our affiliate FM network.
29 Praise God for our Ugandan partner who employs TWR programmes to reach out to the Nubian people so that they may come to a saving knowledge of the Lord Jesus Christ.
30 “I felt the Holy Spirit cleansing my heart from the love of sin…” – from a TWR listener. Pray that Africa project proposals submitted to donors for funding, will be considered favourably.