DaiMike & Sue, One Son
Alejandro & Robyn Armijo
Peter & Marta Hocking
Segadores (Reapers), Peru
Lee & Michelle Sonius
HCJB Global, Ghana
Closed Country, Asia
Don & Paula Cabeen
George & Drena Verwer
Operation Mobilization, England
Vic & Gwen
International Training Partners, Nebraska
Boaz & Ruth
Closed Country, EuropeBob & Lois TaberOMS International, IowaDavid & Jodi PierceSteiger International, MassachusettsRon & Erin, Four ChildrenClosed Country
Christian Embassy, Washington, DCMalaga Media CenterSpainElroy & Gordia ConditWyclie Bible Translators, WS/FLBeth LambChild Evangelism Fellowship, IowaMatt & Rachelle MayseYouth for Christ, IowaDave & PamClosed Country, US/AsiaTim & Martha, Three ChildrenClosed CountryMike & Brenda McCalleyStoryRunners, CCC, Washington
Pray as Mike pastorsthe only protestantchurch in their city, Sueas she leads music, theirson’s schooling; for theirresident visas which arevalid for one year, wisdomin learning the culture andcustoms, traveling mercies, good health.
raise-- theirchildren haveadapted well to school inPA while on furlough. Ask for additional $500 permonth in support; theirbusy schedule as they visitchurches; physical strength,health, safety in travel, their visit to FFC Dec. 6th.
ray as they teach,counsel and trainnational missionaries withthe goal of sending themto the 20 unreached tribesof Peru. Ask protection fortheir Segadores co-workersin their ministry to theAshaninkas; for friends who are struggling.
Remember the familyas they continue totravel, visiting friends andchurches while on furlough.Ask for their support needsto be met in order to returnto Ghana in January, for theinstallation of 4 FM stationsin Ghana, rain for Kenya.
Grace recently returnedto the country whereshe and her late husbandserved for 41 years. Praynow as she sorts throughand throws belongings. Ask for terrorism in her land tobe subdued at its source;safety in a war torn country.
Having founded OM,George now servesin Special Projects. Prayas they supply tens of thousands of books andBibles for the OM Shipministry; for George’sheavy speaking schedule.Remember Drena as she keeps up George’s database.
Pray for the family of Consuelo who took herlife recently. She left 2 sonsand had had a continualproblem with substanceabuse. Pray encouragementfor their small church asthey deal with the impact--the community is watching.
Pray as the familymoves this month fromoverseas to Nebraska, theirnew base for ministry. Ask for needed visas for theirtravels January throughMarch. Pray as son Nichelps set up their new placeand ﬁlls in while they are overseas.
Praise for their websitethat offers numerousresources for seekers. Prayas they use media, provideChristian materials andpartner with the local churchto plant churches where theydo not exist. Pray for theunderground church.
Pray for more opendoors in the US totell of Jesus and His love forall people. They rejoice asOMS leaders are reachingout and are on the “cuttingedge” of changing people’slives for the glory of God—now in 50+ countries.
Pray for theirchildren to adaptto US culture; make plansfor the future while here onfurlough. Pray for parents’(translators) dictionarywork, formatting Genesisfor publication, researchingnative songs, connecting with supporters.
“It can be verydifﬁcult and lonelybeing in a strange culturewhen you have to be politeall the time and look likeyou know what you aredoing!” Pray as Peggyshares in Bible studies withambassadors’ wives and wives of diplomats in DC
Face-to-faceevangelism ispainfully slow anddangerous, but theunderground church inMorocco is growing rapidly.Pray for national workersand the technology allowingMuslim seekers to explore the Gospel without fearof detection.
The Condits (age 82)continue on full-timeactive status at Wycliffe,with Elroy serving in theAdvancement Departmentand Gordia in prayerministry. Pray for energyand health as they helpadvance the cause of Bible translation worldwide.
Pray for fruit fromtheir speaking tours.Intercede for new worksbeing established in Finland,Croatia and the Middle East.Pray God’s protection overall involved and that theyhave the strength they needto pioneer these new ministries.
Matt began inhis new positionas Executive Director of Central Iowa in September.Pray he would follow God’sleading, for new ministrysites in Johnston andUrbandale; for staff and forbalance in ministry, leadership and family.
Pray for Beth andher responsibilitiesas State Director. “This pastyear in Iowa, we reached atotal of 3,506 children withthe Gospel and 611 prayedfor salvation.” Ask for kidsto be reached for Christthrough many outreaches of CEF.
Pray for thepersecuted churchthere, some believers are inprison. Their local churchhas been threatened by thegovernment. Intercede fortheir team, support needs,visas, open doors; fordiscipleship and leadership development.
Intercede for thefamily as Tim isoften in a neighboringcountry transitioning fromhospital work to help outat the English/computerinstitute they started severalyears ago. Ask guidanceregarding their visas, Martha’s visits with locals.
Well-known Biblestories can betranslated into unreachedpeople groups’ heartlanguages, compiled into anoral Story Bible and thentransferred through effective,reproducible training. Prayas the McCalleys serve this vital ministry.