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CHINA

Joel and Marybeth Nordtvedt are visiting two men who studied at Arizona State University and returned to universities in their own country.  They asked Joel to lecture in each of their respective universities.  Pray for spiritual openness and good communication.

CHINA

Today and tomorrow, Joel and Liz C. are hosting a retreat for several of their international co-workers, and will have Joel and Marybeth Nordtvedt join them to provide pastoral care. Pray for a good weekend of fellowship and spiritual encouragement.

NORTH AMERICA

Dan Venberg is speaking at the Pacific Region North men’s retreat in Olympia, Washington today and tomorrow with the theme “Men and Mission Matters.”  Pray that the Lord will speak through his Word to all those present.

CHAD

Chadian missionary Pastor Malloum says rain has been very limited in some areas, and many villages won’t have enough food to sustain their families. Pray that God will intervene through the generosity of his people.

NORTH AMERICA

Please pray for God’s blessing on the Japan LB synod’s 500th  Anniversary of the Reformation Conference held in Akita.  Pray for Pastor Koki Zeniya as he speaks, that God’s Word will encourage all attendees.

CHINA

Pray for Joel and Liz C. as they encourage those who have marital trouble,  are disappointed with the church, and are discouraged. Pray for God’s redemptive work in the lives of hurting people.

TAIWAN

Pray for plenary speaker Timothy J. Wenger and those attending an advanced lay training session at China Lutheran Seminary. This concludes a year-long celebration of the 500th  anniversary of the Reformation.