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The transfer signing window for the Superleague season is open from 15th September - 15th October. Pray for wisdom for Christian netballers as to which team they will sign for, and that they would trust God with any uncertainty they are feeling.
Pray for the launch of a new 12-week foundational training programme for local sports mission leaders in Europe today. The team are expecting 25-30 participants. Pray for a smooth start to the training and for the development of it as it is rolled out to other regions and translated into more languages.
Pray for the Interns this week in Scotland together for Block Training. They are looking at the book of Isaiah. Pray for the second-year interns Josh, Jen, Cara, Dave and Pete and for first-year interns Dave and Vic that this week they all grow together in their faith and knowledge of God’s word.
We have established a regular group of around 35 coaches and backroom staff in men’s professional football and on any typical week around 17 will be at one of the two group meetings we facilitate. Our hope for the next few months is to grow the group, please pray with us that God would bring new members to the studies.
Pray for the pilot of a new resource for sportspeople in the next few weeks. It is called ‘Game Day’ and will be a weekly devotion specifically for sportspeople. Pray that the resource encourages sportspeople in their Christian witness in clubs and teams and in praying for their teammates.
Praise God for increased monthly giving through the ‘Big Match’ campaign. We are 90% of the way to our target. Give thanks for all our partners who support the work financially. Praise God he continues to raise up people to support the work in this way.
Give thanks for 7 local ‘teams’ across Northern Ireland who are seeking to share Jesus in their sporting context and help others to do so too. Pray for these teams as they gather to pray for their teammates and to arrange events where sportspeople can come and hear the Gospel. Pray that God would be working greatly through them in the coming months.
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Christians in Sport is a UK based charity that aims to reach the world of sport for Christ. We mainly work with sportspeople in competitive and elite sport.
Registered Charity England and Wales 1086570.
Registered Charity Scotland SCO45299.
Company number: 4146081
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