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FRANCE

Kay asks for prayer to use her time wisely: “It is impossible to absorb all the French learning opportunities, so I need guidance from the Holy Spirit for a healthy balance between study, immersion in local culture and daily life.” Happy birthday to Kay!

NORTH AMERICA

Pray for Michael and Delores Kittelson and Randy and Betsy Mortenson as they meet for a mini Reformation and Refreshment Retreat in Fargo Nov. 17-18. Pray that God will bless their time together for his glory.

CHAD

Paul and Teresa praise God for a good start in their ministry of Chadian missionary training: “Great participation and discussions on important heart issues and social and cultural problems. It’s truly been what we had hoped for.”

JAPAN

Pray for Dean and Linda Bengtson as they readjust to life and ministry in Ishinomaki after a 2-month home assignment. Pray for wisdom and energy as they now head into the busy Christmas season.

CHINA

Liz and Joel C. are restarting a once a month English game night for kids with a group of families. Last summer, one mom asked to borrow their bilingual children’s Bible. Pray for parents to request Bible stories for these evenings.

FRANCE

Pray for Dave and Sonja as they will relocate their family to Chad in December. Pray for them as they complete language study, apply for visas, get vaccinations, pack and say their good-byes to friends in France.

CHINA

Pray for stamina and grace for Joel and Liz C. They close down their local NGO office this month and there is much to do while still providing member care and guidance for their international co-workers through February.

TAIWAN

Ms. W recently attended a church funeral and was impressed that Christians don’t fear dying as much as other people. Now she attends Ethan and Sandy Christofferson’s small group. Pray for Ms. W’s salvation.

NORTH AMERICA

Bethel Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls is hosting a mission conference 11/8–12. Pray that Bethel Church and those attending will sense a strong calling to be the “church sent” near and far with the gospel of salvation.