South Sudan: ongoing conflict 

Local partner Paul Lueth asks for prayer for Twic and Abyei regions affected by armed conflict. A recent attack led to the deaths of three people from the Twic side. Pray for calm and the ongoing peace processes, including an upcoming peace conference in Wau in March where two churches from Twic and Abyei will […]

A school for peace

A new primary school in conflict-torn Sudan is laying the foundations for peace.

South Sudan and Sudan: political unrest

Local partner Joseph Noel has just returned from Sudan to his base in South Sudan. He shares that the political unrest in Sudan is intense and asks for prayer to see God’s hand and intervention in the situation. For South Sudan, please pray for wisdom for Joseph and others as they work together to build […]

Sudan: ongoing conflict

Local partner Hassan James shares that the situation in Kadugli is calmer, but that people are of course worried that conflict may become more serious again. He writes, “Let us continue praying for the church to continue to be a witness and a peacemaker. Let us pray about the political stability of Sudan in general.”

DR Congo, Sudan, South Sudan: the things that make for peace

CMS and CMS-Africa have been developing approaches to making disciples in contexts where the Church and Christians struggle to exist. In Africa, we have initially identified conflict zones as a major context for mission at the edges. To this end, we are focused on DR Congo, Sudan and South Sudan. CMS-Africa report: “This month, we are […]

Sudan: outbreaks of violence

The people of Sudan have recently seen outbreaks of violence in various places, including a disturbance in West Darfur where 200 people were killed. Pray for barriers to peace to come down and for different parties can reach solutions acceptable to everyone. Pray for a credible democratic government in Sudan to be established, and for […]

Sudan: prayer for democratic rule

There is still no progress towards the restoration of democratic rule; in another demonstration last Wednesday, demanding full civilian rule, one person was killed and 78 injured – six of them with live bullets. Pray for all those in power, that they may listen to the voice of the people and begin the transition to democratic governance; and pray for all […]

Hassan James, Sudan

Assistant bishop of Kadugli diocese, training church leaders and young people, preaching the word and serving the church