Previous prayer news items
Iran: ongoing unrest
Elam Ministries asks for prayer for an end to the government’s violent crackdown on protesters and that God would raise up righteous leaders for Iran. Praise God that amid the unrest, people are turning to Jesus and the Church is growing. Pray for comfort for hurting and grieving Iranians, and for many more to find […]
Uganda: trauma healing
Local partner Sam Malish asks for prayer for trauma healing currently taking place in Bidibidi Refugee Camp Two. Pray for families that are hurting to find healing, and for refugees’ practical needs to be met as their rations are reduced yet again.
UK: Plymouth food club
Mission partner Ruth Sayers writes that Churches Together in Devonport are continuing to run a good club. The membership has grown and they are reaching more families and individuals. Please pray that the team is able to use the resources they have wisely and to assist where they can in meeting the needs of those who […]
Final preparations are underway for the Asia-CMS retreat at the end of November in Nepal. Please pray for the organisational details to come together, and for the CMS mission partners and Asia-CMS local partners who will be attending.
Bolivia: ongoing strikes
Please pray for the ongoing situation in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, where strikes against the national government continue into their fourth week with roads blockaded and protests against the national census delays continuing. Pray for a resolution to the situation, for peace and for CMS’s people in mission in the region.
Mission partners Nabil and Sarah Shehadi ask for prayer for the health and protection of all from cholera, which has now been detected in the water supply and sewers throughout Lebanon. Pray for clean water and improved management of water supplies. Pray also for mission partners Phil and Sylvie Good in their work with refugees. Pray […]
Middle East: discipleship training
Please pray for the Together Network as they run discipleship training in Syria, Iraq and the Gulf. Pray for relationship building, open hearts and growth.
South Sudan: conflict resolution
Local partners Paul and Regina Lueth ask for prayer for peace between Dinka Twic and Dinka Ngok communities. Pray for the Dinka Twic and Dinka Ngok to work together towards peace. Pray, too, for training for trauma healing in Twic, scheduled for the first week of December.
South Sudan: food insecurity
Please pray for the Bahr el Ghazal region, where flooding has caused crops to fail and caused severe food insecurity. Pray for God to have mercy on the innocent people living in the most affected areas of Twic, Aweil and Abyei.
At least 136 cases and 53 deaths have been confirmed since Ebola was detected in Uganda in mid-September. Pray for the many who have lost loved ones to the disease, and for the outbreak to be contained.
Uganda: Financial Freedom for Families graduations
Local partner Judith Murungi writes that 24 people are graduating from the Financial Freedom for Families stewardship course this week, and another 20 will be graduating next weekend. Praise God for the impact of this course on those who are graduating now as well as all those who have gone before, and pray for the […]