A new law governing NGO’s, such as the one Joel C. leads, goes into effect Jan. 1st. Pray for wisdom in how to prepare for any possible negative impact from this law. It could prove to be an obstacle but it could also bring new opportunities.
Category Archives: Daily Prayer Notes
Dean and Linda Bengtson ask prayer “that God’s power will break the enemy strongholds in our neighborhood. There are many things holding people in bondage, but God is stronger.” Pray also that God would use Dean and Linda to advance his mission.
Pray for Ethan and Sandy Christofferson during this year of home assignment. Pray for restful time with family and friends and also opportunities to share about their work among the Hakka with churches in North America.
Pray for Jeremy, Sallee, Olivia and Abigail as they have now fully assumed the administration of the Lutheran Welcome Center. Pray for continuing language acquisition and positive relationships with the Chadians who work alongside them. Happy 16th birthday Olivia!
Pray for Jim and Suzy Olsen and their children as they work in camp ministry. Pray for volunteer teams that come to assist. Pray that the Holy Spirit will work through his Word in the hearts of those who attend camp.
Please pray for Mrs. F, F Ma Ma and Mrs. L who receive visits from the Victory Hakka Fellowship. They seem more unusually resistant to the gospel, so pray that the Spirit will soften their hearts to be receptive to his Word.
Continue to pray that God will raise up those who will attend seminary and go into vocational full-time ministry in Japan. Pray for the seminary staff as they seek to bring this vision to the churches.
Heidi Jensen has a South Asian friend named “Rabi” whose husband works at the UN. She is very interested in learning about the Bible and recently asked Heidi if it would be ok for her to visit a church. Pray that through this friendship, “Rabi” will come to know God’s love and forgiveness.
Pray for Danny and Mandy and their five boys as they continue to learn Arabic and make friends with neighbors. Pray for good health and safety, especially for Samuel who is now 2 years old.
Pray for Dave and Sonja and their four children as they travel to churches and make preparations to leave for France at the end of the year. Pray for good health, strength and God’s peace during this time of transition.