Pray for a team from Bethesda LBC and Oak Hill LBC (Nick and Barb Mundis, Kirk and Julie Militzer, Brian and Kami (daughter) Quade, Paul Long and Dean Hansen) that Dan Venberg is taking to Chad (1/17–31). The goal is to further internalize a vision for ministry among the unreached people.
Category Archives: Daily Prayer Notes
Several people are working to develop a “toolbox of resources” to help believers welcome and minister to disabled people and their families. Pray that these tools will be truly helpful and effective.
Pray for comfort and salvation for Mrs. W., whose Christian husband passed away last month. Her Christian daughter is staying with her for a time to connect her with the church, and Mrs. W. attends Ethan and Sandy Christofferson’s small group.
Pray for Dean and Linda Bengtson at Ishinomaki House of Hope, as they witness daily to their neighbors. Several of their neighbors seem to have open hearts. Pray that these neighbors will come to know Jesus.
Kay asks for prayer in developing relationships with Arabic-speaking people while seeking guidance in when to begin her study of the unreached language.
Pray for Paul and Teresa and their son, Micah, as they are mentoring and equipping Chadian church workers to be missionaries to unreached peoples. Happy birthday to Paul today.
Today, International Students Ministry at Arizona State University hosts a Welcome Picnic for new students and scholars. Pray for Joel and Marybeth Nordtvedt as they build relationships. Pray for fruitful conversations and open hearts.
Nathanael reports that Gethsemane de Meube School has begun in Boudamasa! 52 children from 5 tribes in Boudamasa attend first grade. School director Terach teaches children who have never held a pencil to form letters and numbers. Pastor and missionary Amine teaches them about God’s love!
Pray for Dave and Sonja and their children as they continue to settle into village life. Pray for good spiritual/physical/emotional health and stamina, and for steady growth in language acquisition. Happy birthday to Sonja today.
Pray for Joel and Liz who still need work permits, work visas and residence permits. Pray that Joel can teach in his specialty: English Literature. Pray for favor and good relationships with university faculty and staff and with the government officials.