Poline Yean, Cambodia
Training leaders in evangelism, discipleship and church planting and making 'every church a Bible school'
Pakistan: catastrophic flooding
Devastating flash floods have left one-third of Pakistan underwater and it is estimated that 33 million Pakistanis have been affected by the disaster. Crops have been washed away, infrastructure destroyed and villages have been cut off. According to minister of climate change Sherry Rehman, the disaster is unlike anything the country has seen before. Pray […]
South Asia: strengthened immune systems
Mission partners B and K write that their family has been through more than their fair share of illness over the past year and a half. Ask God to strengthen their immune systems so they are able to fight off viruses and other things that try to bring them down.
China’s unprecedented drought
Please pray for China, which is seeing an unprecedented drought along its longest river, the Yangtze, due to a month-long heatwave and record low rainfall. Due to a high reliance on hydro-electric power, the country has been forced to implement emergency measures to save electricity, including factories closing, shops reducing opening hours and office buildings […]
Lebanon: losing hope
Mission partner Phil Good writes, “Pray for Lebanon, as the many overlapping crises seem impossible and more and more people are losing hope. Pray for the church to boldly proclaim words of justice and hope. Pray especially for those churches with youth work – they have many, many youngsters who are desperate for a faith […]
Afghanistan: persecuted believers
In a recent press release, television network SAT-7 reported that one year on from the Taliban seizing power in the country, Christians continue to live in fear due to intimidation and security threats. SAT-7 asks for prayer to reach the hearts and minds of people in Afghanistan and help sustain them in their walk with […]
Pray for local partners Emil and Reem Bourizk, who started the Good Shepherd school for Syrian refugee children. More than 300 children are receiving education at the school now. Pray for them and the teachers and that Lebanon will emerge soon from immense economic and political instability.
Many of our local partner organisations in Asia would welcome mission partners who feel called to serve alongside them at the edges, yet recruitment for people in mission for Asia continues to be a challenge. Please pray for this. And pray for our colleagues in Asia-CMS as they prepare to celebrate their 10th anniversary as […]
UK: settling in
We give thanks with former mission partners in South East Asia, Katherine and Tony, that Tony has got a job and they have moved to their new location in Scotland. Pray that they settle in well and that Tony’s induction goes smoothly.
South Asia: study camp
Do pray for mission partner F in South Asia and for the organisation that she works with as they have a study camp in the mountains from 25 to 31 July. Pray for both the teachers and the students; for the logistics in getting there, for teachers to be ready to teach and for students […]