South East Asia: special educational needs conference
Please pray for mission partner L as she takes part in a special educational needs conference this weekend in the local language. Pray that it will go well and for people attending to clearly understand what is being spoken about. Pray for the interpreting to be done well, as terminology can be quite specific. Please also […]
Nepal: Dan and Phillipa Munday
Please pray for Phillipa as she provides staff development training on dyslexia at Kathmandu International Study Centre this Friday. Pray also for Dan and his work with the Sunita project. For both of them, please pray for wisdom and stamina, and as they look to move before they come home for the summer.
Please pray for CMS local partners preparing to attend Asia Gateway training in Malaysia. Pray for visas to come through and for logistics to fall into place.
Iran: couple acquitted
Homayoun Zhaveh and his wife Sarah Ahmadi were first arrested in 2019 and given prison sentences for their involvement in a house church. Middle East Concern reports that their sentences were recently reviewed and that they have now been acquitted. Praise God for this turnaround and pray for Homayoun and Sarah as they recover from […]
South East Asia: guarding against human trafficking
Mission partners in South East Asia share that they have begun a school programme in a very prestigious school this month. Please pray for our mission partners’ anti-trafficking message to be well received and for this programme to open more doors in this school.
South Asia: recovery and healing
Please pray for local partner R who is recovering from ear surgery and waiting on another procedure. Pray for patience in the waiting and ultimately for healing.
Pakistan: economic crisis
Pray for the people of Pakistan, where the prices of everyday commodities continue to go up and many are having to make difficult choices, for instance between healthcare and schooling.
India: conflict in Manipur
Please pray for the people of Manipur, where there is an ongoing clash between the dominant people group and smaller people groups. People from the Meitei group have ransacked 15 churches and there are also reports of several deaths, many casualties, and villages being burned down. Please pray for an end to the conflict and […]
Asia: staying well and standing firm
Across the region, COVID is again on the rise, as is influenza, in spite of the summer heat. Pray for God’s protection and for people to take sensible precautions so that the viruses stop spreading. Pray for the people of God to stand firm as persecution continues to increase in Asia, and in particular in […]
Married against the odds
Two new believers fell in love, but being from different castes, the road to marriage was fraught with risk
Sudan: fighting for power
Please keep praying for Sudan, where fighting is still going on. Pray for safety for the many who are in danger, for God to change the hearts of those who are fighting and most of all for peace to come to this nation.