Prayer Day for Christian Education, September 8, 2013
The second Sunday in September is designated as a day of prayer for Christian education. The nurture of Christians of all ages in their faith is the responsibility of each congregation. Pray for your congregation’s Christian education program and for the personal growth in faith of each member.
Prayer Day for Church Development, September 15, 2013
The third Sunday in September is the prayer day for church development in the Northern Province. Pray for the new congregations established in our province in recent years as they develop their unity and mission. Support the ongoing development of these new congregations. Pray also for those congregations in the redevelopment process.
Prayer Day for the Church’s Ministry to Older Adults, September 22, 2013
The 2002 Synod reaffirmed the fourth Sunday in September as a time to recognize older generations and to pray for our mutual ministry. Each congregation can make ministry to and with older generations in their midst a special cause for prayer.
Brother John Fritts, a student at Moravian Theological Seminary, has accepted an appointment to serve as part-time pastor of the Redeemer Moravian Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Brother Fritts was installed July 14, 2013.
Elizabeth D. Miller
Provincial Elders’ Conference
From the September 2013 Moravian Magazine