Are you prayer warrior and want to know how you can pray for NBC, our current students or your fellow alumni? We value your prayers.  Here is a list of requests and praise items that have been shared recently.  These are updated every 3 months or as new updates are received. 

Do you need prayer or have an item of praise that you want others to share in?  Please email your praise and prayer requests to jason@nipawin.org. Include:

  • Name (plus your maiden name while you were a student)
  • Spouse's name
  • Years you started attending at NBC
  • Prayer item
NBC Student Life
PRAY that God would give Brad Lytle, Josh Lees, and Lorenda Friesen (Student Life Deans) wisdom and understanding for how student life can continue to work together to help students grow in the the grace and knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
PRAY for the Dorm nights that take place in the BAXTER HALL and SNIDER HALL, that they would be a time of worship to the Lord, encouragement and connection specifically in the men’s dorm and women’s dorm.
PRAY for 7-24 Groups, that they would be another means of discipleship for the students to grow in knowing God and bearing good fruit through meeting together, accountability to engage God’s word daily, and develop in their prayer life.
PRAY for the students that they would stay healthy as they are part of different events and ministries that comes with everyday life at NBC.

(Posted Nov 15, 2023)

Nipawin Bible College Requests

PRAY for Jason Elford (President) and the MLT - that they will have wisdom in order to teach the Word effectively in our ever changing society.

PRAY for Dana Willson and Josh Bondoc (Admissions) as they try to connect with potential students and speak in churches and youth groups.

PRAY for the instructors (Morgan Allen, Jordan Bergen, Richard Friedt, Doug Harkness, Brad Lytle) for wisdom and clarity as they prepare and teach their courses and grade assignments. Pray that they would continue to teach God’s Word faithfully and carefully.

PRAY for continued faithful support through prayer and finances.

(Posted Nov 15, 2023)

Irvin & Mari Penner ('93)

PRAISE for the support and relationships they are building in Mexico. Pray that these relationships will continue to get stronger.
PRAY for them as they celebrate their first Christmas after the death of their daughter Leah.
PRAY that the Bible discussion group to become closer and stronger. Praise for the growing numbers.
PRAY for the vision trip in January with a Mexican pastor that there will be clarity and confirmation from God either way.
PRAY for their prayer support to grow as they share the word of God in Mexico.
PRAY for their financial support and new supporters.

Posted Feb, 2022

Sharmyn Abrahamson ('15)

PRAISE for finishing Emanate (Ethnos training program).
PRAISE for the blessing of relationships from her campus family.
PRAY for continued guidance as she prepares for future ministry with Ethnos Canada. She has a 2 week orientation starting Jan. 17 and then will be home in Saskatchewan to raise support as she waits on God’s direction.
PRAY for continued trust in the Lord.

(Posted Feb, 2022)

Timothy & Laura Block ('14)

PRAY for the people who participated in camp this summer that they will all continue faithfully following the Lord in these changing times.
PRAY for them to see God’s direction as they seek mentorship to grow in the Lord and in ministry
PRAY for God’s peace to fill their lives as they wrestle with some big decisions
PRAY for the print and online content that goes out that it will glorify God

Posted Feb, 2022

Carl & Brenda (Dyck) Ens ('83)

PRAY as they transition from being missionaries with Healing Hearts to NCEM.
PRAY as they continue to build up their prayer and financial support as they move to NCEM.
PRAY for their continued ministry in Aylsham giving leadership to the church there, with their children’s ministry at camps, Spanish ministry and whatever God calls them to there.

Posted Feb 2022

David & Nicole Guenther ('08)

PRAISE for the many answered prayers they have seen God do.
PRAISE for the healthy delivery of their son Daniel Peter in October.
PRAY as they continue with their plans to return to North America in the summer - pray for the government paperwork that needs to still take place for them to leave Taiwan.
PRAISE that David has found employment in the US at Legacy Christian Academy in the fall.
PRAY for Morrison Academy in Taiwan (where David currently teaches at), that they would faithfully provide education to missionary children amid the social and political instability Taiwan faces.

Posted Feb. 2022

Bryan & Jamie Hildebrandt ('96)

PRAY for their son and his wife, Micah & Shaylynn, as they adjust to being new parents. And for Micah as he balances his studies as a 3rd year student, husband & dad. Pray for wisdom, patience, peace & strength.

Posted Feb. 2022

Walter & Cindy (Sanders) Selke ('85)

PRAISE for connections with college students and other young adults inquiring to serve with NCEM
PRAY for open doors into First Nations communities as they seek to wisely place their new recruits to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Posted Feb, 2022

Michael & Kristina (Lamontagne) Wilton ('12)

PRAISE for another successful on-line banquet. Praise that they are close to the fundraising goal for the expansion for The Back Door youth drop-in center. Pray that the remaining funds come.
PRAY for the lunch program and the youth Alpha program they are doing with the students.
PRAY for the leaders that they would be able to show God’s love to the students in a tangible way.

Posted Feb, 2022