China: surge in COVID-19 cases
Pray for people in China, where many funeral homes and hospitals say they are overwhelmed by the latest surge of COVID-19 cases and some hospitals have queues of sick people stretching out the door. Pray for exhausted hospital staff and for the sick who are waiting for treatment.
China’s unprecedented drought
Please pray for China, which is seeing an unprecedented drought along its longest river, the Yangtze, due to a month-long heatwave and record low rainfall. Due to a high reliance on hydro-electric power, the country has been forced to implement emergency measures to save electricity, including factories closing, shops reducing opening hours and office buildings […]