By: Scott Couper Feb 28, 2013
We pray you are all well. Our family continues to feel blessed to be sent to and hosted in South Africa as a missionary family. There are many new developments that have changed both our professional and personal lives. However, one thing remains the same: We remain fulfilled.Read more...
By: Niko Sopepa Feb 19, 2013
Lectionary Selection: Luke 13:31-35 or Luke 9:28 - 36
Prayers for Micronesia:
Enihlap (God in Pohnpeian), the sustainer of the ocean and land, provider and comforter to us who journey the waves of this great ocean, we beseech thee, gather us into one heart as we are one people. In time past your servants sailed this faire sea to bring us Good News, and today we pray that we may...Read more...
By: Xuyen Dangers Feb 12, 2013
Lectionary Selection: Luke 4: 1- 13
Prayers for Laos:
Dear God I feel your presence in the children and single mothers I meet in their desparation. Although suffering in difficult circumstances, their gentleness, love and hope reflect your holy spirit and are an inspiration to me. Please be with them and give them strength. Amen
Mission Stewardship Moment from Laos:
Two days ago I met an 11-year-old girl named...Read more...
By: Amy Lester Feb 11, 2013
Amy Lester serves as a Global Mission Intern in Hungary. Her work with Global Ministries is funded by your offereings to Week of Compassion.Read more...
By: Elena Huegel Feb 05, 2013
Pray for Chile on Sunday, Feb 10, 2013
Lectionary Selection: Luke 9:28- 36
God, at times it seems that humanity is destroying your creation on earth. We see polluted streams, gargantuan mounds of garbage, and barren lands. Sometimes we feel frozen in fear that we could never do enough to make a difference, even collectively.
The wounds are so large and our band-aids so small. Yet we...Read more...
By: Susan Valiquette Jan 28, 2013
Lectionary Selection: Luke 4: 21 -30
Prayers for South Africa:
Gracious God, teach us again through your servants that your Realm exists wherever and whenever and through whomever strives to make it exist! Teach us not to hear the scoffers who seek to lift themselves up by tearing others down. Where there is pessimism, sow hope. Where there is cynicism, sow inspiration. May we be like Jesus, preaching the Truth...Read more...