Toronto STM 2022 Mar News & Prayer

  1. Please pray for Tuesdays and Thursdays classes and the smartphone evangelism outreach, may the Lord guide the students and alumni continue to work tirelessly to spread the gospel, and be vigilant and wait for the Lord’s return!
  1. Please pray for Mall Evangelism at two Chinese Malls on April 16

– This year’s topic:Resurrection and Hope。Pray that God will make a way so New Kennedy Square and King’s Square will allow us to carry out the outreach program smoothly.

– We will have 4 gospel game booths at New Kennedy Square and 7 game booths at King Square, the most number of game booths we’ve ever held at once.  Pray that God will provide enough volunteers to help out and through which more people will receive the good news.

– Please pray for the stage performance at two locations for more churches to join, more volunteers to help out on-stage and off-stage preparation, AV, and setup, etc.  May God bestow smooth process and safety and well-being of all the volunteers.

  1. Please pray for elderly care and evangelism. (Rekai, Tender Care, Kennedy Lodge, Sienna, 369 and 2 locations of Yee Hong)

– Due to the pandemic, pray for the outbreak among the elderly and nursing homes. Pray that the Lord will protect and care for the sick elders, let them recover promptly, and get to know the Lord Jesus in illness.

– Pray for the elders to be healthy and spiritually strong, and the outbreak would not hinder our care and evangelism during the pandemic.

– ray for the Lord to grant the volunteers to care for the elders wisely, to help the elders believe in the Lord, and to strengthen their faith.

– Pray that the facilities could arrange for different elders to meet and talk with our volunteers, so that more elders can be cared for and know the gospel.

  1. Pray for the “Life Vitality Gas Station” outreach ministry of the short-term mission center.

– Please pray for gathering on March 8 “ Honorable Woman” and March 22 “The Best Planner for You: Dental Hygiene”.  pray for the spiritual preparation of the ministry workers. At the same time, may the Lord move more friends from Canada and Hong Kong who have not believed in the Lord to attend this feast of gospel, so that they will have the heart to pursue the truth. 

  1. Pray for the work of the short-term mission center’s English website and Truth Monthly newspaper
  • Pray for the Lord to grant us suitable and talented volunteers so that the English training ministries and gospel messages can be promoted.
  • Thanks be to God for His grace, Truth Monthly now proposes 23 new columns. Amongst those we are still waiting for several potential replies.  Pray God will call his chosen servants to be our authors.
  • May the Lord give His grace to the authors of each column, with wisdom and messages from the Lord, to bring the gospel, truth, correct outlook of life and values into the hearts of people.  The confirmed columns are :Apocalypse, Footprints on the Web, Unceasing Journey of Mission, Voice of Modern Young Christians, The Letter From Xiao Jun、Generation Z、Testifying God in Workplace, Mainland Compatriot in Canada, Creation Care, HEART-AT- EASE, Wide-Angle Lens, Faith and Science、Dependents for the Elderlies, Light of Grace Album, Tips for Evangelism, Heart of A Doctor, Good Question – Great Answers.
  1. Pray for the Lord’s grace for the staff and pastoral team of the short-term mission center.
  • Please pray for the pastoral staff in evangelism and preaching ministry.
  • Pray for evangelism training and Sunday preaching in different churches in the new year. May the Lord grant the pastoral staff the strength and wisdom to eagerly arrange and promote the service of the churches.
  • Please pray for the preparation of 9th Annual Jesus Loves Toronto Outreach.
  • Pray for the promotion of video conferencing and in-person evangelism training in 2022, may the Lord give the church the vision, focusing on the ministry of evangelism, and exercise the Lord’s Great Commission.
  • Pray for the mental and physical strength, health and wonderful spirituality of each co-worker. May the Lord give us health and strength to fulfill His will.  May the Lord keep our drive to preach the gospel, and rely on the Lord to move forward.  Also pray for the health of the co-workers, family and children. 
  • TSTM is seeking a part-time co-worker for computer networking, computerized graphic design and drawing, video and audio creation and production, computer system support, and have a heart of missions, and may the Lord provide.