January 2017

  • Praise for the Christmas celebration at Thrive having a lot of volunteers and parents.
  • Praise for the Christmas Store allowing students to build relationships with Godly adults. 
  • Pray for Intern training for the Spring semester. 
  • Pray for Interns and Staff to be refreshed by Jesus and ready to start a new semester with new kids. 
  • Pray for our students to understand their need for Jesus during these winter months. 

October 2016

 

  • Praise God for a successful Thrive Upper camping trip to Max Patch. 
  • Pray for student-mentor relationships to continue to grow in Thrive Upper. 
  • Praise God for Thrive purchasing three houses. 
  • Pray for the renovations of the houses. 
  • Pray for the right people to live in the houses. 
  • Pray for our full time staff to continually get their strength from Jesus. 
  • Pray for our relationship with the neighborhood.
  • Pray for the kids eyes to be opened up to their need of Christ. 
  • Pray for our relationship with the Elementary school.
  • Pray for the Fall Fest to go well and for us to enter into this season with Thanksgiving. 
  • Pray for interns and staff to be refreshed during Fall break.  
  • Pray for our middle school students to find their identity in Christ.

September 2016

  • Pray for staff housing.
  • Pray for our full time staff as they transition into the fall semester. 
  • Pray for our relationship with the neighborhood.
  • Pray for the Thrive Banquet this month.
  • Pray for our relationship with the Elementary school, pray that the Lord would show us how to serve them.
  • Pray for our 2 soccer teams that are currently in their season. 
  • Praise for the Lord's faithful provision! Pray for continued provisions.
  • Pray for interns to depend fully on the Lord for their strength!
  • Pray for our middle school students to find their identity in Christ.

August 2016

  • Pray for staff housing
  • Pray for our new full time staff and the adjustments that come with that.
  • Pray for our relationship with the neighborhood
  • Pray for our relationship with the Elementary school, pray that the Lord would show us how to serve them
  • Pray for our 2 soccer teams that just started their seasons
  • Praise for the Lord's faithful provision! Pray for continued provisions.
  • Pray for interns to depend fully on the Lord for their strength!
  • Pray for our new 6th grade students as they adjust to a new school and program here. 
  • Pray for our middle school students to find their identity in Christ.

Summer 2016

  • Pray for our staff as we are going through transitions. 
  • Pray that our interns finish the semester well. It is our hope that our structure is just as consistent at the end of the semester as it was at the beginning of the semester.
  • Pray for rest between spring and summer semesters.
  • Pray for the preparation and planning of the summer program.
  • Pray for staff housing.
  • Pray for calloused hearts of students.
  • Pray for the middle school program, that God would clearly reveal the direction He wants it to go. 

APRIL 2016

  • We are hiring summer interns. Please pray for that process.  
  • Please pray for summer planning. Kids are here from 8-3 so there is a lot to plan and prepare.
  • Pray for our ongoing relationship with the neighborhood and the elementary school.
  • The people who live by the community garden have been so kind and helpful. Praise God for their generosity and pray for those relationships to build. 
  • Pray for Thrive Upper to strengthen and solidify as a program.
  • Continually pray for the staff the be consistent and loving as they interact with students.
  • Continually pray for the calloused hearts of our students, especially the middle school students.