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Prayer Diary

For Sunday 01 August 2021

Pray that financial grants will be found to sustain the ministry of Torch.


For Monday 02 August 2021

Pray for James & Ildi the Transcription team who along with faithful volunteers enable resources in all media.


For Tuesday 03 August 2021

Pray as a new SLFC newsletter is released that it will inform and inspire churches.


For Wednesday 04 August 2021

Pray for TFG Leaders and the ways in which they are able to keep in touch with their members.


For Thursday 05 August 2021

Pray that the new website will enthuse and enable more supporters to donate monthly to the ongoing work of Torch.


For Friday 06 August 2021

Pray for ongoing wisdom of Torch operating post Covid government restrictions, both for staff, TFGs and events.


For Saturday 07 August 2021

Pray that we might be able to identify the very best resources to offer through What's New.


For Sunday 08 August 2021

Pray for our sisters and brothers in Malawi constantly living with the challenge of drought alongside Covid.


For Monday 09 August 2021

Pray for the Client Services Team as they pick up on action requests from over the weekend.


For Tuesday 10 August 2021

Tuesday is often a day the Leadership meets; pray they would each be blessed today.


For Wednesday 11 August 2021

We pray that our clients will find the What's New magazine interesting and informative.


For Thursday 12 August 2021

Pray for solicitors dealing with legacies for Torch Trust, that they might be dealt with effectively and efficiently.


For Friday 13 August 2021

Pray for Marilyn as she presents on the Reflections RNIB Connect Sunday radio programme at 9.00 a.m.


For Saturday 14 August 2021

Pray for regional sight loss agencies, that we might build ever closer relationships both nationally and through our group and church network.


For Sunday 15 August 2021

Pray for Torch CEO Tim Jeffery as he leads the work, that he might be blessed and sustained.


For Monday 16 August 2021

Pray for the Sight Village exhibition going virtual in these challenging times.


For Tuesday 17 August 2021

Pray for Torch's ministry for opportunities for exhibiting as lockdown eases.


For Wednesday 18 August 2021

Pray for more good connections with Christian Bookshops to make resources accessible.


For Thursday 19 August 2021

Pray for relationships with sight loss agencies strengthening partnerships within the Torch family.


For Friday 20 August 2021

Pray that the new website will be a new channel for accessing Torch's transformational resources.


For Saturday 21 August 2021

Pray for Mandy leading the Services team offering a variety of opportunities for blind and partially sighted people on their faith journey.


For Sunday 22 August 2021

Pray for the developers of our text-to-speech software, that they will understand our specific requirements.


For Monday 23 August 2021

Pray for the new telephone system which is so important for maintaining our services, that it would be effective and beneficial.


For Tuesday 24 August 2021

Pray for the increased awareness of Torch among the churches of the UK.


For Wednesday 25 August 2021

Pray for rest and refreshment for those on holiday, that it may be a time of renewal.


For Thursday 26 August 2021

Give thanks for the deeper relationships being built with Christian publishers offering new opportunities.


For Friday 27 August 2021

Pray today for the Trustees and Leadership who begin their time away to consider the ministry.


For Saturday 28 August 2021

Pray for blessing upon each Trustee and Leader concluding their time together today.


For Sunday 29 August 2021

Pray that many will dial in for the latest news on the Prayer Phone for up-to-date prayer needs.


For Monday 30 August 2021

Pray for rest and renewal of all Torch Staff on this public holiday.


For Tuesday 31 August 2021

Pray for new ideas for Reflections radio programmes.


For Wednesday 01 September 2021

Pray for the Malawi Trustees as they consider their important strategic direction.


For Thursday 02 September 2021

Pray for Becky and Matthew delivering SLFC programme alongside our faithful volunteers.


For Friday 03 September 2021

Pray for the TFGs as they consider possibly starting to meet in person.


For Saturday 04 September 2021

Pray for the planning for this year's Torch Thanksgiving event on 25th September.


For Sunday 05 September 2021

Give thanks for those able to commit regularly to Torch's work in service, prayer and giving.


For Monday 06 September 2021

Pray with the staff team who gather remotely each week praying for the week ahead.


For Tuesday 07 September 2021

Give thanks for the blessing our clients make in contributing their gifts to their own church.


For Wednesday 08 September 2021

Pray for preparations as Torch plans to exhibit at the national Christian Resources Exhibition.


For Thursday 09 September 2021

Pray for reliability of equipment used for recordings now in so many settings.


For Friday 10 September 2021

Pray for new partnerships Torch can make with other Christian groups and organisations.


For Saturday 11 September 2021

Pray that Torch can continue to develop more opportunities for Christian fellowship and faith building.


For Sunday 12 September 2021

Pray for each member of each TFG, that they will know God's love and peace during these times.


For Monday 13 September 2021

Pray that we will become aware of good books to add to our accessible Christian library.


For Tuesday 14 September 2021

Pray for those with sight loss discovering Christ, that there is a SLFC nearby.


For Wednesday 15 September 2021

Pray for the Central Services Team, Michael, Niall & Suzie who has recently returned to work with Torch.


For Thursday 16 September 2021

Pray as Thanksgiving Day fast approaches for all the planning taking place.


For Friday 17 September 2021

Pray that more churches can be places where people with sight loss can use their gifts.


For Saturday 18 September 2021

Pray that clients feel blessed by accessible versions of the Bible they obtain from us.


For Sunday 19 September 2021

Pray that the content of Torch News will inspire more people to support the work of Torch.


For Monday 20 September 2021

Pray for encouragement and blessing upon Stanley and the staff team in Malawi.


For Tuesday 21 September 2021

Pray for new people to interview for the Reflectionsradio programme.


For Wednesday 22 September 2021

Pray for guidance for those who choose library books for our readers.


For Thursday 23 September 2021

Give thanks for those who are able and willing to commit a monthly gift to Torch.


For Friday 24 September 2021

Pray that the IT network, PCs and servers continue to work well.


For Saturday 25 September 2021

Pray for today's annual Torch Thanksgiving, giving thanks for blessings, and seeking his will for the future.


For Sunday 26 September 2021

Pray that accessible formats of The Torch will bring blessing far and wide across the world.


For Monday 27 September 2021

Pray for Paul responsible for the technical services across Torch's ministry.


For Tuesday 28 September 2021

Pray for the TFG regional co-ordinators and local group leaders as they seek to encourage their groups.


For Wednesday 29 September 2021

Pray that the mix of staff working from home and office will find a good balance in the months ahead.


For Thursday 30 September 2021

Pray for all those who have retired from the staff team in recent times including Carol, Trevor and Sheila.


For Friday 01 October 2021

Pray that everyone who receives Bible reading notes from Torch will be encouraged and inspired.


For Saturday 02 October 2021

Pray for Leonard and all the faithful volunteers who run the TFGs that they would see individuals they support grow in faith.


For Sunday 03 October 2021

Please pray for our Bible Sunday episode of Reflections, focussing on the provision of accessible Bible materials.


For Monday 04 October 2021

As the staff team gather remotely to pray may they be strengthened, guided and equipped by God for the tasks ahead.


For Tuesday 05 October 2021

Give thanks for all the churches who have signed up to SLFC and pray for those attending the 'Focus on' training tonight.


For Wednesday 06 October 2021

Pray for the ministry in Malawi that they would have the skills and resources to maintain their braille production.


For Thursday 07 October 2021

Give thanks for the work of Keren, Suzanne, Laura and Tina in Client Services, pray they would be encouraged and led by God in their work and service.


For Friday 08 October 2021

Pray for positive engagement on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube that new people will hear about the ministry of Torch and get in touch.


For Saturday 09 October 2021

Pray that God will be at work in their lives of all our clients through the services that they receive from Torch.


For Sunday 10 October 2021

Pray for partnerships with churches to further the sharing of the gospel with those who are blind and partially sighted.


For Monday 11 October 2021

Give thanks for new opportunities to advance the ministry of Torch utilising new technologies.


For Tuesday 12 October 2021

Pray that God would give us new connections with Christian trusts to support the ministry of Torch.


For Wednesday 13 October 2021

Pray for the planning of Torch Together events in 2022, that they go ahead safely and many will be encouraged by being involved.


For Thursday 14 October 2021

Give thanks for the opportunity to meet together online for community prayer times and for all those who faithfully pray for Torch.


For Friday 15 October 2021

Pray for our Trustees that they would have wisdom and discernment and for new Trustees to come forward to join the leadership team.


For Saturday 16 October 2021

Give thanks for the new website and pray that it would encourage new partnerships with Torch and attract new clients.


For Sunday 17 October 2021

We pray for all the Churches involved in SLFC Sunday and pray that they would be a blessing to all involved.


For Monday 18 October 2021

Pray for new clients that they would feel that they belong and would benefit from access to resources, groups and SLFCs.


For Tuesday 19 October 2021

Pray for the Leadership Team - Tim, Paul, Mandy and Michael - for wisdom, guidance and strength as they lead Torch.


For Wednesday 20 October 2021

Pray for wisdom for the Torch Befrienders as they support clients with sight loss over the phone.


For Thursday 21 October 2021

Pray for Paul, Mickey and Mark in the Production department ensuring the dispatch of vital resources.


For Friday 22 October 2021

Pray that those who are experiencing sight loss will hear about the work of Torch and get in touch.


For Saturday 23 October 2021

Give thanks for all those who volunteer with Torch and pray for more helpers for the TFGs as they return to meeting in person.


For Sunday 24 October 2021

Pray that more people will hear the Reflections programmes and be encouraged to find out more about Torch.


For Monday 25 October 2021

Pray for the ongoing development of our text to speech audio, that the voices will better render Scripture.


For Tuesday 26 October 2021

Pray that the IT network, PCs and servers continue to work well; pray for the SLFC 'Taster' session running online today.


For Wednesday 27 October 2021

Give thanks for the free postage of 'Articles for the Blind', which enables us to provide resources without charging for delivery.


For Thursday 28 October 2021

Pray that more individuals will take up the opportunity to use the free lending library utilising new online access.


For Friday 29 October 2021

Pray for groups in Malawi that they would be able to continue to meet and support one another in prayer and fellowship.


For Saturday 30 October 2021

Give thanks for the TFGs throughout the UK who offer fellowship and support to individuals locally and support to Torch nationally.


For Sunday 31 October 2021

Pray that more churches would be aware of the needs of those who are blind and partially sighted and offer a warm welcome to all.


For Monday 01 November 2021

Pray for the writers of our Bible reading notes and magazines, for inspiration and relevance.


For Tuesday 02 November 2021

Pray for the Sight Village exhibition taking place in London today and tomorrow.


For Wednesday 03 November 2021

Pray that God would strengthen and equip our sisters and brothers in Malawi as they face multiple challenges.


For Thursday 04 November 2021

Give thanks for those reviewing resources for What's New and pray that they will discover the very best for our clients.


For Friday 05 November 2021

Pray that we would be able to build closer relationships both locally and nationally with Sight Loss Agencies.


For Saturday 06 November 2021

As many Torch Fellowship Groups return to meeting in person pray for volunteers to help with transport, organisation and support.


For Sunday 07 November 2021

As Marilyn presents Reflections on RNIB Connect radio, pray it would reach those who could benefit from its stories and spiritual encouragement.


For Monday 08 November 2021

As What's New goes out this month pray that individuals are inspired and there are many requests for the books and resources reviewed.


For Tuesday 09 November 2021

Give thanks for the new telephone system facilitating our services, pray that it would be an effective tool.


For Wednesday 10 November 2021

Give thanks for all who support Torch in prayer and for the Prayer Phone to share up-to-date information.


For Thursday 11 November 2021

Pray for Becky and Matthew as they support and equip Sight Loss Friendly Churches and pray for a positive 'Catch up' session tonight.


For Friday 12 November 2021

Give thanks for each of the Trustees and Leaders serving at Torch; pray for protection, clear vision and strength.


For Saturday 13 November 2021

Give thanks for Torch CEO Tim Jeffery as he leads the ministry; pray for opportunities for him to inform other organisations about the ministry of Torch.


For Sunday 14 November 2021

Pray that God would provide new opportunities to increase awareness of Torch among UK churches.


For Monday 15 November 2021

Pray for new and deeper relationships with sight loss agencies that more people would hear about the services Torch can offer.


For Tuesday 16 November 2021

Pray that Torch would have more relationships with Christian Bookshops to make accessible resources widely available.


For Wednesday 17 November 2021

Pray that the new website would connect us to new clients, keep supporters informed and encourage regular giving to the ministry of Torch.


For Thursday 18 November 2021

Pray for Mandy as she heads up the Services team that her faithful work would create a positive impact in many lives.


For Friday 19 November 2021

Give thanks for The Torch magazine that is sent around the world, pray that it be an encouragement to all who read it.


For Saturday 20 November 2021

Pray for all Torch staff and volunteers for rest and refreshment.


For Sunday 21 November 2021

Pray for TFG Leaders and volunteers that they will be able to keep in touch with members and find new individuals to join the groups.


For Monday 22 November 2021

Pray for Laura, Suzanne and Tina as they support our clients on the phone with requests and prayer.


For Tuesday 23 November 2021

As lockdown eases pray for opportunities for Torch to exhibit and reach more churches and individuals.


For Wednesday 24 November 2021

Pray for development of our text-to-speech software, that it will be a really practical and useful tool to create audio resources.


For Thursday 25 November 2021

Pray for Leonard, for God's leading as he supports our network of local fellowship groups and Torch Together events.


For Friday 26 November 2021

Pray for Michael as he heads up the Central Services team, ensuring the smooth running of Torch as an organisation.


For Saturday 27 November 2021

Give thanks for the lives of those who have supported Torch in praying, giving their time and leaving a gift in their will.


For Sunday 28 November 2021

Pray for Grace, as she prepares the Reflections radio programme and writes Torch News, for inspiration and guidance.


For Monday 29 November 2021

Pray that God would give us deeper relationships with Christian publishers and new opportunities.


For Tuesday 30 November 2021

Pray for Paul as he ensures that all the technology Torch uses works effectively to enable the ministry to continue.


For Wednesday 01 December 2021

Pray for James and Ildi in the Transcription team who along with our faithful volunteers make resources accessible.


For Thursday 02 December 2021

Give thanks for all our clients; may each one of them have opportunities to make a difference in their communities.


For Friday 03 December 2021

Pray God's blessing upon Stanley and the staff team in Malawi for both the vision and resources for their ministry.


For Saturday 04 December 2021

Pray for the TFG regional co-ordinators and local group leaders for guidance for the future.


For Sunday 05 December 2021

Give thanks for all the SLFCs and pray that the latest newsletter will be an encouragement.


For Monday 06 December 2021

As the staff team pray online for the week ahead pray that God would equip them for each task.


For Tuesday 07 December 2021

Give thanks for all the accessible resources available to purchase or borrow, may they be well used.


For Wednesday 08 December 2021

Pray for Michael, Niall and Suzie that their work in the Central Services team would help the ministry run smoothly.


For Thursday 09 December 2021

Give thanks for all the equipment and technology that enables the production of accessible resources.


For Friday 10 December 2021

Pray for new financial grants to enable Torch to deliver Torch Together events.


For Saturday 11 December 2021

Give thanks for the all those who have shared their stories on the Reflectionsradio programme; pray they inspire others.


For Sunday 12 December 2021

Pray for Becky, Matthew and our volunteers as they reach out to churches to equip them to be SLFCs.


For Monday 13 December 2021

Pray for those who are accessing Christian resources through their smart speaker and the new website and online shop.


For Tuesday 14 December 2021

Pray for our volunteer audio transcribers and editors for clear thought and sustained concentration.


For Wednesday 15 December 2021

In this Advent season of waiting we pray a blessing on all our clients waiting for a new guide dog, or for medical interventions.


For Thursday 16 December 2021

Pray that people would be blessed as we gather at Torch House and via zoom for the Carols and Christmas event.


For Friday 17 December 2021

Give thanks for each of our befrienders as they provide a listening ear and encouragement for people with sight loss.


For Saturday 18 December 2021

Pray for all the TFGs that they would have the volunteers to continue and that God could connect new members to the groups.


For Sunday 19 December 2021

Give thanks for the freedom to broadcast Christian radio, pray that Reflections would be a blessing to all who listen worldwide.


For Monday 20 December 2021

Pray for new partnerships with other Christian groups and organisations to help promote the ministry of Torch.


For Tuesday 21 December 2021

Pray for staff who are using the new telephone system; give thanks for the new possibilities it gives us to support our clients and partners.


For Wednesday 22 December 2021

Pray for God to challenge and inspire people to start new TFGs.


For Thursday 23 December 2021

Give thanks for all those who pray regularly for Torch; may we feel fellowship as we pray together online and at home.


For Friday 24 December 2021

Pray for the Torch staff team over the Christmas closure that they would return refreshed for the New Year.


For Saturday 25 December 2021

As we thank God for the gift of Jesus today we pray that many would come to know Immanuel through the ministry of Torch.


For Sunday 26 December 2021

Pray that we will be able to connect those with sight loss to a SLFC nearby and that one day all churches would be accessible.


For Monday 27 December 2021

Give thanks for God's word and for the accessible Bibles available to those in the UK and Malawi through Torch.


For Tuesday 28 December 2021

Pray for the resources to continue Torch services into the future and that God would prompt more people to support the ministry.


For Wednesday 29 December 2021

Pray for all those blind and partially sighted people who are feeling isolated, may God provide befrienders.


For Thursday 30 December 2021

As many plan New Year celebrations we pray for all those with sight loss who are isolated that they will find fellowship through Torch.


For Friday 31 December 2021

Give thanks for all that God has done through Torch in 2021 and pray that in 2022 Torch will reach even more individuals.


 
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