5:17 is the prayer arm of South Asian Concern.
Many people are committed to pray regularly for South Asia and for those who are reaching out to South Asians in the UK. At South Asian Concern we encourage prayer through our 5:17 support group (the name coming from the verses below). Many of those involved in 5:17 were formerly part of the Prayer Fellowship for South Asia.
As part of our commitment to prayer SAC send out a bi-monthly Prayer Diary and 5:17 meet together twice a year for Prayer Days. If you are interested in becoming part of 5:17 please click one of the links below or contact us to receive the Prayer Diary by post or email.
Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
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Thank God for Christian organisations which are serving the poor, the sick and the disadvantaged throughout Nepal. Thank God for Nepali leadership among these NGOs. Pray for wisdom and sensitivity in relating to Government agencies. prayermate.net/feeds…
Proposed legislation on nationality has fed religious tensions, and increased mistrust and fear between religious communities. In Delhi many lives were lost and property destroyed. Pray for the churches which are helping the victims. prayermate.net/feeds…
Thank God that at Sharp Memorial School blind children receive education and care from dedicated staff. Pray for those moving on to higher education, away from their familiar surroundings and friends, that they will know God’s presence. prayermate.net/feeds…
Pray for General Elections planned for April that the older generation will make way for younger candidates. Pray that churches will stand firm on sound doctrine, and that new believers will not be swayed by false teaching or cults. prayermate.net/feeds…
School of Biblical Teaching. Praise God for excellent sessions (February) with good times of planning and preparation. Further workshops are cancelled because of the Coronavirus. Pray for God’s wisdom over the Ezra Conference scheduled for 21-24 April. prayermate.net/feeds…
Starfish Pakistan assists the education of 8,000 children in 46 schools. Pray for Anser & Kashi Javed, the leaders of Starfish, and that textbooks and Bible materials will reach the 46 schools before the new school term in April. prayermate.net/feeds…