ο 分别于8月2日，3日和4日，程式部各主席，牧职部和执行部顺 利举行会议和规划。
ο 20-22/11传道师退修会，22-25/11举行的第17届年议会议会，以25-28/11 在阿德莱德举行的青年大会和妇女成人退修会。 为受邀的讲员祷告，也为彻头彻尾之美好气候祷告。
ο 第17届年议会议会，将选举下一届的会督，和所有各部之选举。求神 保守选举顺畅，荣归于神。
ο 求神赐予神学生们力量与智慧, 在学业上力争上游，认真学习。
ο 所有被委派至各牧区堂会/布道所的牧者们都能尽心竭力牧养治理教会。 会众积极参与教会的服事并慷慨解囊各堂会经济的需求。
ο 为着在宣教区巴布新几内亚服事的吴庆明牧师、蔡晓明牧师及师母、官清义姐妹、 陈美华牧师，王涛传道及师母和所有弟兄姐妹的安全及健康祷告。
Thank God for:
- the World Methodist Council meeting in Seoul with our Bishop invited to be an Executive team member of the World Methodist Evangelism Committee.
- the meetings and planning were carried smoothly for the Program Boards Chair, Board on the Ministry & Executive Board meeting on 2, 3 & 4 August respectively.
- Trinity Methodist Church 25th Church Anniversary Thanksgiving Service held on 12 August.
- all the safe travel of Bishop and Kim, and for all the Pastors & Leaders in their faithful labor in carrying out their various ministries faithfully.
- meeting all the financial needs of the Annual Conference having the full support from all the local churches and preaching centers.
CMCA – Pray for:
- the Pastors’ Retreat on 20 – 22 November, the 17th AC Session to be held from 22 – 25 November, the Australian Methodist Youth Convention, and Women & Adult Fellowship Retreat held concurrently from 25 – 28 November in Adelaide. Pray for the speakers, and also for good weather throughout.
- election of the new Bishop, and all other elections at the 17th AC Session that the election will be smooth that God’s name may be glorified.
- the theological Students that God give them the strength and wisdom to do well in their studies.
- God’s to continue to lead and guide all the Pastors to carry out the various ministries entrusted to them in the new year 2018 to continue to preach and teach on the theme of “Reforming the Church, Transforming the Community”.
- All the CMCA local churches / preaching centers to keep focusing on the importance of prayer and fasting.
- All the Local Churches / Preaching Centers to catch on the vision of Disciple making, and their involvement in Missions, and to form Covenant Disciple Groups.
- More young people to take up LAMM Courses to equip themselves to be local preachers, or to be fulltime workers in God’s Kingdom.
- The Lord to provide the monthly expenses of Board of Missions for mission work around Australia and overseas. Pray that His people will continue to support and give $1 a day to the Mission fund.
- the fund needed for the Methodist Medical & Mission ministries and mission work in helping and reaching out to those underprivileged in countries like Cambodia, Nepal & PNG.
- the organizing committee for the Annual Conference 2018 to be held in Adelaide. Rev. Gloria Ling & Rev. Peter Yong together with the organizing committee.
Local Churches – Pray for:
- All the local churches/ preaching centers to work together with the Annual Conference to implement all the plans adopted by the Conference for 2018.
- the building fund required for the Holy Methodist Church, and Faith Methodist Church.
- the building fund needed to purchase a shop lot to be used as a place of worship in our Solomon Islands Preaching Centre.
- All the pastors to serve faithfully in the local church or preaching center that he or she has been appointed. The members to give generously towards the various funds for ministries in the local churches.
CMCA Pastors and their families – Pray for:
- The physical, mental and spiritual well-being of all the pastors. Pray for God to use his servants to minister to His people and to further God’s Kingdom.
- Bishop Kwang & Kim for good health, and sufficient grace and strength for safe travel and to cope with the many ministries engagement.
- Our 3 District Superintendents, Rev. Milton Nee, Rev. Tiong Ting Ling and Rev. Alexis Lui for grace, wisdom and strength to co-ordinate the ministries in each District.
- King Ming Wu, Rev. Mei Hua Chan and Rev.Xiao Min Cai & his wife, Vanessa, Pastor Stephen Wang & his wife Maggie who are serving in our Mission District in PNG, and all the brothers and sisters in PNG. Please pray for protection and good health.
- Pastor Esther Yung serving in Solomon Islands Preaching Centre.