1
Sun
Prayer answered
Praise God for the opportunity to start a special adoption preparation programme for children from Xining Children’s Home that are currently on the adoption list! We are expecting an exponential increase in the number of children adopted over the next year.
  2
Mon
Please pray for more professional support for our paralegal services for foreign domestic helpers as they are forced to endure stressful tribunal appearances, so as to claim their unpaid wages and other entitlements.      
         
3
Tue
Underprivileged children from our New Arrival Services Mongkok Centre will be treated to a tour of Hong Kong’s most famous spots and a buffet luncheon, by a generous local bank. Pray for them as they enjoy this wonderful blessing, and gift from God.    4
Wed
Volunteers from our Integrated Employment Assistance Programme for Self-reliance (IEAPS) Sau Mau Ping Centre will be conducting routine visits to the elderly living alone in their neighbourhood.  Pray for the elderly as they battle loneliness as the cold winter weather confines them to their homes. 
         
5
Thu
We will be participating in a territory-wide Education & Careers Expo over the next three days. Pray that Christian Action’s goodwill and charity work will become known, and that we can attract competent and capable people into our team, that have a heart to serve the poor.   6
Fri
Give thanks!
Representatives of the British Consulate visited our Chungking Mansions Service centre in January.  Pray for genuine support for this extremely marginalized group of people we serve in Hong Kong.  
         
7
Sat
Forty children from our New Arrival Services Mongkok Centre will attend an education workshop at a local wetland park today. Pray that they will learn more about the wonders of God’s creation and treasure this opportunity.         8
Sun
Our Ministry Coordination Team will participate in a charity run in Kowloon East today.  Give thanks that CA is one of the beneficiaries, and will receive some of the funds raised during this event.  Please pray that the event is blessed!  
         
9
Mon
Children of the refugees and asylum seekers waiting in Hong Kong have their education expenses paid in arrears, creating a multitude of problems and stress as parents are unable to work for the money to place their children in schools.  Pray for quick, workable solutions!      10
Tue
Prayer answered
Praise God.  Two-year-old Qun from Xining Children’s Home has done very well since her last surgery in 2013.  Today she will be returning home after a medical check-up in Hong Kong.  Pray for a safe trip and steady progress, with His protection and provision. 
         
11
Wed
Give thanks!
The “Season of Love” Charity Drive has had a great response since its launch in November.  Please pray for continual blessings as the campaign draws to an end this month. 
  12
Thu
Our Training Services Division will present a workshop on “Tips on Spring Cleaning” for the residents in Kwai Fong.  Pray that all participants will learn about our services through this workshop.
         
13
Fri
Congratulations!
Our Integrated Employment Assistance Programme for Self-reliance (IEAPS) will continue for another two years, give thanks to an extension from the government.
“We plan the way we want to live, but only GOD makes us able to live it.” Proverbs 16:9
Praise God for His guidance and protection throughout the application process.
  14
Sat
Pray that our Youth Ambassador and Outreach team will reach out to more ethnic minority youths in the community, and truly understand their needs and address their problems in areas of education and employment etc.  Pray that this programme makes a difference in the people we touch.
         
15
Sun
Thanks!
Over the last two weeks our Social Enterprise Division has successfully run the green collection programme at various housing estates in cooperation with property management companies.  Pray that the donors will understand their donations support the poor; and that they are not simply fulfilling the tradition of house cleaning before the Lunar New Year.   
  16
Mon
Chinese New Year is just around the corner!
Today is house cleaning day according to Chinese tradition.  Please pray for the health and safety of the trainees in our local domestic helper placement programme, who are in great demand, and have heavy workloads during this period.

         
17
Tue
Our 4th Christian Action 3-legged Charity Walk will be held at The Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club on 21 March 2015.  Pray for God’s strength and wisdom to smooth over all our preparations and communications, seen or unseen.  Please pray more people are called to participate in this annual fund-raising activity.       18
Wed
This year promises to be an exciting one for Christian Action Asia (USA).  May God bless our team with an expanding network of supportive friends and donors for the Children of Qinghai throughout 2015!  Amen! 
         
19
Thu
Kung Hei Fat Choy!  
Pray that all CA’s board members, staff, clients, supporters and prayer partners will have a blessed year of the Sheep!  May the scripture “The LORD is my shepherd, I lack nothing.” Psalms 23:1 be deeply implanted in our hearts, so that we look up to Him in faith, walk in His way with strength, and serve with love, so as to honour His name.   
  20
Fri
Pray that our network of Christian Action supporters in the UK will be reinforced as they help us to care for underprivileged children on the Tibetan Plateau.
         
21
Sat
Please pray for CA as we face great challenges in the midst of political strife over constitutional reforms and other socio-economic changes.  May God be with us as we move forward. Amen!    22
Sun
February is cold, and the flu virus is at its peak.   
Please pray that all CA’s staff, especially those working outdoors to promote our Child Development Fund mentoring programme, be physically uplifted and spiritually refreshed to bless underprivileged children in Kowloon East and Yuen Long.
         
23
Mon
Please pray that our Training Services Division (TSD) receive a favourable response to their proposals submitted to the Employees Retraining Board for 2015/16.     24
Tue
We applied to facilitate in the 5th Child Development Fund project in 2015.  Pray that our service will offer a new life-impacting mentorship programme to the needy and vulnerable children as we follow Jesus, and embrace the next generation.
         
25
Wed
Praise God for leading CA for the last 30 years. We have diversified our services from only serving refugees and asylum seekers. May CA be showered with His grace and provision as we continue to advocate for and safeguard the disadvantaged and marginalized in Hong Kong and Qinghai!   26
Thu
May God bless our New Arrival Services Sheung Shui Centre as they submit a proposal to empower women through a holistic body-mind-spirit training programme.  This includes doing exercise (body), promoting interest groups (mind) and serving the elderly in the district (spirit).  Please pray for us.
         
27
Fri
Please continue to pray for the renovation of our new Sheung Shui vocational training centre. Pray that all the work will be completed as planned, despite the Lunar New Year vacation. Pray that the centre will open on time, and offer more job-market-oriented training programmes for the unemployed in the neighbourhood.   28
Sat
Hallelujah!
The Year 2015 began with two more children from Xining children’s home who met their forever families through overseas adoption.
Pray for them as they start a new phase in their lives.
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