November 2017 Prayer Requests

Please pray for our School Without Walls students preparing for our Gift of Hope outreach to children in need this Christmas season!

1. Praise God for our ReVision Research Initiative! The findings of this three-year project were used to publish eight volumes and six DVDs about church, ministry, and Eurasian society, along with new ministry models that can be used to advance God’s Kingdom throughout Eurasia.

2. Please pray for an upcoming Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative (NGPLI) conference in Belarus, during which 200 young leaders will learn about using their professions as opportunities to share the gospel.

3. Pray for God’s will to be done in the presidential election taking place in Kyrgyzstan.

4. Continue praying for Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register and construct their own building where they can worship and serve the community.

5. Praise God for a new School Without Walls (SWW) group that was formed in Lviv, Ukraine last month!

6. Please pray for Lighthouse Youth Club, a ministry of CWW in Moldova, as many young people who participated in this year’s summer Bible camps are now attending the youth club and getting involved in SWW activities.

7. Pray for the youth ministry team at God’s Family Church in Minsk, Belarus, as they are looking for a leader while also serving young people in their community.

8. Continue praying for our brothers and sisters in Russia as they tirelessly share the gospel with their hurting and unreached neighbors, even in the midst of religious persecution.

9. New religion laws related to children and youth ministry are being developed in Kazakhstan, so please pray that God would continue opening doors for Christians to share the gospel, despite potential new restrictions.

10. Pray for an upcoming NGPLI conference for 150 Christian consultants, which will take place in Belarus.

11. Praise God that some of our containers of humanitarian aid have cleared customs in Ukraine! And please pray that the rest of our containers would clear as quickly as possible.

12. Continue praying for our ministry workers and partners throughout Central Asia as they fearlessly share the gospel in this volatile region.

13. Pray for Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, as they recently started a youth club at their church and are trying to finish constructing their church building.

14. Pray for our SWW coordinators in Moldova, that they would serve as examples for their students and equip them to start new ministry projects in their communities.

15. Please pray for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus as they expand their small group and youth ministry efforts.

16. Praise God for our SWW coordinators and students in Israel, whom He is using to lead His chosen people to new life in the Messiah!

17. Continue praying for the new church in Minsk, Belarus that pastors from Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk are helping to plant.

18. Pray for our SWW leaders and students in Russia’s Far North, who are bringing the gospel to the most remote regions in their nation.

19. Pray for pastors from CWW in Pinsk, Belarus as they participate in a six-month ministry study program.

20. Please pray for spiritual revival in Central Asia and Russia’s North Caucasus, where many people have never heard the gospel and are living in the midst of violence and turmoil.

21. Pray for Ray and Cindy, our missionaries in Ukraine, as they continue providing valuable ministry training and tools for Christian teachers through the International Alliance for the Development of Christian Education.

22. Praise God for NGPLI events taking place at CWW in Pinsk, Belarus! Please pray that the young leaders participating in these events would use their professions to grow God’s Kingdom and serve their neighbors.

23. Pray for SWW students in Haifa, Israel, who visit a group of 500 Holocaust survivors 2-3 times each month, bringing them desperately needed food, and even more importantly, the hope of the gospel.

24. Continue praying for an end to the conflict in eastern Ukraine, where so many people are struggling to survive with limited access to food, water, heat, and other basic necessities.

25. Pray for wisdom for the pastor of God’s Family Church in Minsk, Belarus and his family, as his children are deciding which professions they would like to pursue.

26. Please pray that God would provide new ministry opportunities for our SWW students and graduates all throughout Eurasia so they can impact their nations for Christ.

27. Pray for our SWW students in Ukraine as they start preparing to distribute 25,000 Gift of Hope Christmas boxes to hurting, vulnerable children in their nation.

28. Praise God for a special youth meeting that we hosted in Yerevan, Armenia on October 29!

29. Pray for SWW students in Moldova as they prepare to distribute Gifts of Hope during the Christmas season. A short-term missions team from the US will also participate in these efforts, so pray that God would use them for His glory.

30. Please pray that God would faithfully provide for our ministry as we enter the holiday season and the end of the calendar year.

 

October 2017 Prayer Requests

Please pray for a social outreach center that SWW students are launching in Rishon LeZion, Israel, where they are sharing the Messiah’s love with God’s chosen people.

1. Praise God that many of the young people who attended summer Bible camp in Moldova are now going to Church Without Walls (CWW)!

2. Please continue praying for Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register with local authorities while also expanding their many ministry programs.

3. Pray for School Without Walls (SWW) coordinators, teachers, and students in Russia’s North Caucasus as they present this strategic program to potential church partners.

4. Pray for a social outreach center that SWW students are launching in Rishon LeZion, Israel, where they are sharing the Messiah’s love with God’s chosen people.

5. Please pray for Dmitriy, our SWW coordinator at Clean Heart Church in Brest, Belarus, as he and his wife are currently housing three orphans: Sasha, Roman, and Valera.

6. Praise God for a Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative (NGPLI) conference that recently took place in Novorossiysk, Russia!

7. Pray for three new SWW centers in Briceni, Chisinau, and Orhei, Moldova, where even more young leaders are being prepared for ministry in their own cities.

8. Pray for our ministry team in Azerbaijan as they prepare to host an NGPLI conference.

9. Continue praying for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus as they expand their youth ministry and small groups, even in the midst of financial challenges.

10. Praise God for a SWW training seminar on sharing the gospel with Buddhists and Muslims, which recently took place in Kalmykia, Russia!

11. Please pray for our SWW coordinators and teachers in Georgia as they grow their partnerships with local churches and expand their ministry efforts.

12. Continue praying for Sergei and Slava, two pastors from Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, as they plant a new church in Minsk.

13. Pray for an NGPLI forum that will take place in Lutsk, Ukraine on October 14. We anticipate that 450 young professionals will participate in this forum, where they will learn how to effectively share the gospel in their spheres of influence.

14. Pray for our SWW graduates in Perm, Russia, who started a puppet ministry to share the gospel with children living orphanages.

15. Praise God for a worship event that took place in Armenia last month! About 40 people participated in this event, and three of them accepted Christ as their Savior!

16. Please pray for two new SWW groups in Azerbaijan, through which we are preparing young leaders to partner with local churches and reach their neighbors with the gospel.

17. Pray for our SWW leaders in Yekaterinburg, Russia, as they launched a new SWW group last month and are preparing to host a special conference for SWW graduates.

18. Pray for a SWW coordinators meeting that will take place in Ukraine on October 19-20. We anticipate that 50 SWW coordinators from eight countries will participate in this meeting.

19. Please pray for the leaders of Clean Heart Church in Brest, Belarus, who are working with their first SWW group.

20. Pray for our ministry leaders in Russia’s North Caucasus as they lead new church-planting and outreach efforts, even in the midst of escalating religious persecution.

21. Praise God for four families in Azerbaijan who accepted Christ as their Savior during one of our summer Bible camps!

22. Pray for the upcoming dedication ceremony of Good News Church in Ardon, Russia, which one of our SWW graduates, Chermen, helped to plant.

23. Please pray for an International Alliance for the Development of Christian Education (IADCE) conference for Christian teachers that Ray and Cindy, our missionaries in Ukraine, will be helping to lead on October 23-25.

24. Pray for the many new SWW groups that we are planning to launch in Tajikistan this year.

25. Continue praying for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register while also helping to form a new NGPLI group.

26. Praise God for a puppet ministry in Azerbaijan, through which our SWW students are sharing the gospel with 300 children!

27. Please continue praying that our containers of humanitarian aid goods for the hurting people of Ukraine would clear customs as quickly as possible.

28. Pray for Aram, our SWW coordinator in Armenia, who will be leading a marriage and family seminar in Bulgaria at the end of the month.

29. Pray for Georgiy, one of our SWW leaders in Vladikavkaz, Russia, who has experienced many delays while applying for Russian citizenship.

30. Please pray for the development of the IADCE website, which will provide valuable resources for Christian teachers in Ukraine and beyond.

31. Pray for Kyrgyzstan’s presidential elections, which will take place in November. The nation’s current leaders are strictly regulating religious organizations, so please pray that Kyrgyzstan’s new president would protect religious freedom.

September 2017 Prayer Requests

 

Diana (15) and Albina (11), two sisters who accepted Jesus for the first time at a Bible camp this summer in Russia, with a School Without Walls camp leader

Thank you for steadfastly supporting Mission Eurasia and our young Next Generation Christian leaders in prayer! We are so grateful for your prayers. Here are our September prayer requests for our ministry:

1. Praise God for the thousands of children throughout Eurasia who were introduced to Jesus for the very first time during this year’s summer Bible camps!

2. Please pray that God would be at work in the hearts of the many young people in Georgia who watched our livestream coverage of a summer Bible camp and put their faith in Jesus.

3. Pray for Andrey and his wife, Zhenya, who moved to Chechnya in Russia’s North Caucasus to serve as missionaries and are now working with our School Without Walls (SWW) students and ministry partners.

4. Pray that God would work through our SWW leaders in Belarus as they launch this year’s program and prepare even more young leaders for effective ministry.

5. Praise God that authorities in Kazakhstan haven’t moved forward with their case against SWW students who are working with the deaf community! This is such a wonderful answer to prayer.

6. Please continue praying for our SWW leaders, students, and graduates in Russia’s North Caucasus as they share the gospel in the midst of religious persecution.

7. Pray for the leaders of Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus as they expand their many ministry projects to grow God’s Kingdom in their nation.

8. Pray for our SWW students’ growing partnership with Living Israel in Rishon LeZion, Israel, where they are leading home groups to share the Good News with their neighbors.

9. Praise God that some of our containers of humanitarian aid goods for Ukraine have cleared customs and are now being distributed to those in need!

10. Please continue praying for Hafiz, our SWW coordinator in Azerbaijan, as he and his family are faithfully serving the Lord, despite religious persecution.

11. Pray for a youth conference that our SWW leaders and students in Armenia will be hosting this month.

12. Pray for young leaders at CWW in Pinsk, Belarus, as they want to get more involved in their community and invite their peers to youth events at their church.

13. Please pray for two new SWW centers that we are opening in Chisinau, Moldova to prepare dozens of new students for effective ministry.

14. Pray for our SWW coordinator in Kazakhstan, as his wife is suffering from insomnia, and his mother and sister are looking for an apartment for his grandmother.

15. Praise God for four new SWW centers in Ukraine, where our SWW leaders are planning to train 12 different groups of students this year!

16. Pray for a Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative (NGPLI) conference that will take place in Novorossiysk, Russia on September 16-17.

17. Please pray for an outreach center that we are opening in Rishon LeZion to help our SWW students more effectively share the hope of the gospel with God’s chosen people.

18. Pray for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus as they continue faithfully bringing the gospel to their community through women’s ministry and English classes for non-Christian youth.

19. Praise God that the new church we are helping to build in Ardon, Russia will soon be ready for worship services, missionary meetings, and youth events!

20. Pray that God would provide new ministry opportunities for our SWW students and graduates in Georgia during the 2017-2018 academic year.

21. Please continue praying for Georgiy, our SWW coordinator in Russia, as he and his family are still trying to obtain Russian citizenship.

22. Pray for a NGPLI seminar that will take place in Cherkassy, Ukraine on September 23.

23. Continue praying for our SWW students and graduates in Central Asia as they fearlessly share the gospel in the face of persecution.

24. Please pray that God would provide a way for us to finish repairing the roof of CWW in Chisinau, Moldova, which was destroyed by heavy snowfall in the spring.

25. Pray that God would continue providing new ministry opportunities for our SWW students in Armenia.

26. Praise God for our ministry team and missionary partners throughout Russia’s North Caucasus who are developing and expanding their ministry initiatives in this volatile region!

27. Please pray that God would provide for the transportation needs of CWW in Pinsk, Belarus so SWW students can continue conducting ministry all throughout the nation.

28. Pray for Aram, our SWW coordinator in Armenia, and his church’s youth ministry, as he recently appointed a SWW student to lead this strategic ministry.

29. Pray for a spiritual revival in Russia, where people are still being deceived by the nation’s media outlets and its atheistic, communist past.

30. Please pray that God would continue working in the hearts of the Udi people in Azerbaijan, who are hungry for God’s Word and have been participating in summer Bible camps and other evangelistic events.

August 2017 Prayer Requests

1. Praise God for the team of 10 young people from ShareWord Global, one of our partner ministries in Canada, who shared the gospel with 700 children at eight different summer Bible camps in Moldova last month!

Summer Bible camp for orphaned children in Pinsk, Belarus

2. Please continue praying for our School Without Walls (SWW) students and graduates throughout Eurasia who are organizing and leading summer Bible camps for unreached children and youth.

3. Pray for a new Christian school in Russia’s Yamal Peninsula that we are partnering with, as they are inviting young people to sign up for their first session in October.

4. Pray for Slavik and Sergey, two of the leaders of Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, who are starting a new church in Minsk.

5. Please keep praying for an end to the conflict in Ukraine, where more than three million people are in desperate need of humanitarian assistance.

6. Praise God for Light magazine and the Gospel Without Borders New Testament, which our SWW students and graduates are distributing throughout Russia’s volatile North Caucasus!

7. Pray for Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus as the leaders continue growing their small group ministry and begin planning next year’s ministry programs.

8. Thank you for praying for our SWW leaders in Kazakhstan who were facing legal trouble because of their work with the deaf community! The case against Artyom, one of the leaders, was dropped, but we would still appreciate prayer for his church, which may be fined.

9. Pray for SWW students in Russia who are planning to lead summer Bible camps for unreached children from the Tatar people group.

10. Praise God for our growing partnership with Living Israel, which is helping us share the gospel with the Russian-speaking population in the Holy Land!

11. Please pray for a Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative forum that is taking place in Brest, Belarus on August 11-13.

12. Pray for a SWW student from Perm, Russia who is serving with Russian missionaries in China this month.

13. Pray that the leaders of Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus would continue inspiring their congregation to grow in faith by expanding their various ministry programs.

14. Continue praying for Hafiz, our SWW coordinator in Azerbaijan, as he faithfully shares the gospel with the unreached.

15. Praise God for our SWW students and graduates in Yekaterinburg, Russia who are developing effective ministry programs in their city!

16. Please pray that God would bless our efforts to open three new SWW ministry centers in different regions in Moldova.

17. Pray for our SWW coordinator in Belarus, as he is traveling to Austria for a session at Training Christians for Ministry International Institute.

18. Continue praying for a spiritual revival in Russia that would lead the Russian people to place their hope in Christ, rather than in material pursuits.

19. Pray for our SWW leaders in Russia’s Yamal Peninsula, as they would like to build a ministry tent for evangelistic events.

20. Please pray for our various ministry efforts throughout Central Asia, where Christians suffer religious persecution on a daily basis.

21. Pray for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus, as many of the congregants are facing personal trials.

22. Praise God for a new church that Chermen, one of our partner pastors in Russia’s North Caucasus, is planting in the city of Ardon!

23. Pray for our SWW team in Yekaterinburg, Russia, as they are visiting elderly people living in remote regions and presenting SWW at a local church.

24. Please pray for a youth congress that the Baptist Union of Belarus is hosting on August 24-26. Some of our ministry workers will be speaking during this event, and we hope that their words will inspire young people to get involved in ministry.

25. Continue praying that our containers of humanitarian aid for Ukraine would clear customs as quickly as possible so we can bring this desperately needed aid to those who are suffering.

26. Praise God for our SWW students, ministry leaders, and partners in Russia’s North Caucasus who are fearlessly distributing Scripture and sharing God’s love with the unreached!

27. Pray for Ruslan, a man from Russia’s Yamal Peninsula who received the gospel in the Khanty language and is now preparing to be baptized. He and his son have endured great suffering and are in need of God’s healing.

28. Please pray for Alexey, our SWW coordinator in Kazakhstan, and his family, as his mother is looking for a job and his wife is looking into studying theology in Russia.

29. Praise God for a container of rice meals that we are shipping to Moldova, where poverty and unemployment rates are very high!

30. Pray that God would be at work in the hearts of the children and youth who participated in this year’s summer Bible camps so that they may come to know Jesus as their personal Savior.

31. Please pray for our 2017-2018 SWW program, which we are launching all across Eurasia and Israel next month.

July 2017 Prayer Requests

  1. Please continue praying that God would use this year’s summer Bible camps throughout Eurasia to lead even more children and youth to Christ.
  2. Praise God for a team of our partners from ShareWord Global in Canada who will be serving alongside our School Without Walls (SWW) students and other Next Generation leaders in Moldova to distribute Scripture pieces during our summer Bible camps.
  3. Pray for Rashid and Erin, our missionaries in Perm, Russia, who will be traveling to the US this summer to present their ministry at churches and raise support.

    One of Mission Eurasia’s summer Bible camps in Tokmak, Ukraine in June 2017
  4. Pray for the leaders of Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus as they strive to continue growing spiritually, and for two of the pastors, Sergey and Slavik, who are moving to Minsk to serve at a new church.
  5. Please continue praying that our containers of humanitarian aid for Ukraine would clear customs quickly so we can distribute this desperately needed aid to those who are hurting.
  6. Praise God for our ministry center in Vladikavkaz, Russia, through which SWW students are planting new churches and expanding their ministry efforts throughout the North Caucasus!
  7. Pray for Vyacheslav, our SWW coordinator in Kazakhstan, and his wife, as they have been experiencing health issues.
  8. Pray for the leaders of Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus as they develop new ministry initiatives while also trying to register their church with the authorities.
  9. Please pray for Aram, our SWW coordinator in Armenia, as he addresses some challenges that the program is facing.
  10. Pray for the leaders of Light of the Gospel Church in Ulyanovsk, Russia as they pursue unity and spiritual growth while also developing new ministry initiatives.
  11. Praise God for two young men from Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, Sergey and Vasiliy, who recently participated in a mission trip to Kenya!
  12. Continue praying for an end to the conflict in Ukraine so that the people in this hurting nation can start the healing process.
  13. Please pray that SWW students in Kazakhstan would put everything that they’ve learned through the program into practice.
  14. Pray for Pastor Chermen in Ardon, Russia, as he is building a new church to facilitate new ministry initiatives in the city.
  15. Pray that the construction of a building for Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus would be finished in time for their first service on July 16.
  16. Pray for spiritual revival in Mongolia, where SWW students are committed to leading summer Bible camps and other special events for children and youth.
  17. Praise God for SWW graduates in Vladikavkaz, Russia who are actively partnering with local churches, such as Spiritual Revival Church!
  18. Please pray for our SWW coordinator in Moldova who would like to build a house where he and his family can host Bible study groups, prayer meetings, and other ministry activities.
  19. Pray that God would provide new ministry opportunities for our SWW students in Tajikistan.
  20. Pray that the leaders of God’s Family Church in Minsk, Belarus would have a relaxing and refreshing summer so that they are ready to plan new ministry initiatives for the fall.
  21. Please pray for our SWW coordinators and students in Russia’s North Caucasus as they partner with local churches, particularly Spiritual Revival Church in Vladikavkaz, to share the gospel with the unreached.
  22. Pray for Venya, our SWW coordinator in Israel, as he and his family will be moving to Rishon LeZion in August to open a ministry center and plant new churches.
  23. Pray that SWW students in an evangelistic music group in Armenia would continue proclaiming the gospel.
  24. Please pray for unity among the members of Light of the Gospel Church in Ulyanovsk, Russia.
  25. Pray for an upcoming Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative project that will take place in Korosten, Ukraine.
  26. Praise God for Light Magazine and the Gospel Without Borders New Testament, which our SWW students are distributing throughout Belarus, Moldova, Russia, and Ukraine!
  27. Pray for our SWW graduates in Armenia who are now developing their own ministry initiatives throughout the nation.
  28. Please continue praying for Hafiz, our SWW coordinator in Azerbaijan, as he faithfully serves the Lord in the midst of religious persecution.
  29. Pray for SWW graduates in Pinsk, Belarus who are moving to different cities to serve in various ministry programs.
  30. Continue praying for our brothers and sisters in Russia and Central Asia as they fearlessly proclaim the gospel, even in the midst of escalating religious persecution.
  31. Please pray for our SWW coordinators and leaders throughout Eurasia as they begin preparing for the 2017-2018 academic year.

 

June 2017 Prayer Requests

  1. Praise God for School Without Walls (SWW) students in Krasnodar, Russia who recently visited a children’s hospital, where they shared the gospel with 30 children and parents!

    Empower training event in Moldova
  2. Please pray that the SWW students and other young leaders who participated in our Empower training seminars would use what they learned to organize and lead effective summer Bible camps in their own nations.
  3. Pray that God would be at work during our summer Bible camps throughout Eurasia and Israel so that even more children may come to know Jesus as their Savior.
  4. Pray for Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register with local authorities while also expanding their ministry programs, including a youth club, movie nights, and prayer meetings.
  5. Praise God for our ministry center in Russia’s North Caucasus, through which SWW students are able to partner with local churches and ministry leaders, including Spiritual Renewal Church in Vladikavkaz!
  6. Please continue praying for our SWW leaders and students in Kazakhstan who are working with the deaf community, as the church they are partnering with is being sued.
  7. Pray that SWW in Armenia would draw even more people to church, and that God would give our SWW leaders a clear vision as they continue developing new ministry efforts.
  8. Pray for our partners at Light of the Gospel Church in Ulyanovsk, Russia, as they are leading many different ministry programs while also pursuing their own spiritual growth.
  9. Please pray for a baptism event that will be taking place at Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus this month.
  10. Praise God for SWW students in Perm, Russia who are bringing food and Bibles to the homeless in their community each week!
  11. Continue praying that our containers of humanitarian aid goods for Ukraine would clear customs as quickly as possible so we can continue bringing this desperately needed aid to those in need.
  12. Pray for Sergey and Vasya, two leaders from Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, who will be serving the Lord in Kenya.
  13. Please pray for our SWW coordinators, students, and graduates in Russia’s North Caucasus as they continue building new partnerships with local churches to expand their ministry in this volatile region.
  14. Pray for Venya, one of our ministry workers in Israel, as he and his family are moving to central Israel in order to plant new churches in the nation’s southern cities.
  15. Praise God that He has brought healing to some of the congregants of Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus who were suffering from health issues!
  16. Pray for unity among the leaders of Light of the Gospel Church in Ulyanovsk, Russia, as they are constructing a new church building and seeking to resolve conflicts between some of their congregants.
  17. Please pray for a group of SWW students from Armenia who will be leading a youth mission trip and a sports ministry program.
  18. Pray for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register with local authorities while also fundraising for their ministry programs.
  19. Pray for the final Christian Education Resource Network workshop, which will take place in Ukraine on June 19-22. We anticipate that 65 Christian teachers from 20 different cities in Ukraine and Lithuania will participate in this special event.
  20. Praise God for a new church building that Pastor Chermen and his family are constructing in Ardon, Russia!
  21. Please pray for Hafiz, our SWW coordinator in Azerbaijan, as he continues proclaiming the gospel in this nation where Christians are severely persecuted.
  22. Pray for Georgiy, one of our ministry workers in Vladikavkaz, Russia, and his family as they apply for Russian citizenship.
  23. Pray for Sergey and Slavik, two of the leaders of Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, as they plant a new church in Minsk.
  24. Please pray for healing for Valeriy, one of our ministry workers in Krasnodar, Russia, who is suffering from a brain tumor.
  25. Continue praying for our brothers and sisters throughout Central Asia who are fearlessly serving the Lord, even in the midst of persecution.
  26. Praise God that more and more young people in Russia’s North Caucasus are getting involved in SWW!
  27. Pray that God would bring peace and healing to war-ravaged Ukraine, where millions of people continue to suffer due to the ongoing conflict.
  28. Please pray that God would grow the Sunday school program at Spiritual Renewal Church in Vladikavkaz, Russia so that even more children may learn about Jesus.
  29. Pray for Oleg and Oksana, a Christian couple in Russia’s North Caucasus. They are the only Christians in their village, and they are planning to start a home church.
  30. Praise God for a team of young people who will be traveling to Moldova with our partners from ShareWord Global in Canada at the end of June to serve in our summer Bible camps and distribute New Testaments!

 

May 2017 Prayer Requests

1. Please pray for a bicycle tour outreach event that School Without Walls (SWW) in Armenia is hosting today. Many non-Christians are participating in this special event.

2. Praise God for blessing our ministry efforts in Russia’s North Caucasus, and for providing us with strong partnerships with churches throughout the region!

3. Pray for God’s Family Church in Minsk, Belarus as the church leaders continue expanding their youth ministry, along with organizing Time to Live conferences for young people and summer Bible camps for children.

4. Pray for a worship conference that we are hosting at the Ukrainian Evangelical Theological Seminary in Kiev on May 4-6.

5. Please pray for our ministry and missionary partners throughout Russia’s North Caucasus who are faithfully sharing the gospel with the unreached, despite escalating religious persecution in the region.

6. Pray for an EMPOWER conference that we are hosting in Ureki, Georgia on May 5-7 to prepare SWW students and other young leaders to organize and lead summer Bible camps.

7. Praise God for a Christian Education Resource Network training workshop that recently took place in Ukraine! During this event, 21 education leaders developed lessons that incorporate biblical values and can be used in both public and Christian schools.

8. Pray for SWW in Russia’s Yamal Peninsula, as we are launching a new SWW program in this remote region.

9. Please pray for several upcoming events in Belarus, including an EMPOWER conference for 200 SWW students, a Time to Live event at a local high school, and a Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative conference for young medical professionals.

10. Praise God for our SWW students in Perm, Russia, who are reaching out to homeless people, evangelizing in Muslim villages, and leading a puppet ministry for children!

11. Pray that our SWW students throughout Eurasia would finish the school year strong.

EMPOWER Training Event

12. Pray for an EMPOWER conference that is taking place in Moldova on May 12-14, and will prepare 200 SWW students and other young leaders to effectively lead summer Bible camps.

13. Pray that God would bless our summer Bible camps, church planting, and other ministry efforts in Russia’s North Caucasus so that even more people may hear the Good News.

14. Please pray that God would bless Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus as the leaders expand their small group ministry and summer Bible camps initiative.

15. Pray that God would bless our SWW efforts in Saratov, Russia as the students continue sharing the gospel with the unreached.

16. Praise God for a new youth group called 6PM, which we recently launched at a local church in Vladivostok, Russia!

17. Pray for our brothers and sisters in Kazakhstan, where the government is making amendments to the nation’s religion laws that will negatively impact Christians.

18. Please pray that God would provide opportunities for us to expand our music ministry efforts throughout Armenia.

19. Pray for SWW students in Russia’s Yamal Peninsula as they bring the gospel to the unreached, including the Mansi people and reindeer herders living in the tundra.

20. Pray for one of our partner churches in Azerbaijan that is facing legal issues regarding a piece of land that they recently purchased.

21. Pray for Oleg and Oksana, a married couple in Russia’s North Caucasus, who are the only Christians in their village and would like to start a home church.

22. Please continue praying for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register with local authorities so they can build an official church building.

23. Pray for Yevgeniy, our SWW coordinator in Vladivostok, Russia, and his family, as his sons are seeking to balance their schoolwork and careers with ministry, and he and his wife, Natasha, are considering planting a new church.

24. Pray for the Christian Education Resource Network in Ukraine as they translate John Amos Comenius: A Visionary Reformer of Schools into the Russian and Ukrainian languages so that Christian schools and other educational institutions may distribute it during their events.

25. Please pray for local churches in Russia’s Yamal Peninsula, particularly those working with children and youth.

26. Continue praying for our SWW students in Kazakhstan who are working with the deaf community in the midst of religious persecution.

27. Pray for Gennadiy, one of our ministry workers in Russia’s North Caucasus, who wants to plant new churches in the region.

28. Please pray for Hafiz, one of our ministry partners in Azerbaijan, who is facing challenges registering his church with the government.

29. Praise God for a new church that will be built in Ardon, Russia, and for Pastor Chermen, who is leading the church!

30. Pray for our ministry workers in Ukraine who are presenting our research on missionary work during a pastors’ conference at the end of May.

31. Please pray for our SWW students and graduates throughout Eurasia as they organize summer Bible camps in their own nations.

April 2017 Prayer Requests

Please join us in bringing these important requests to God in prayer. 

  1. Please pray for our School Without Walls (SWW) students in Kazakhstan, as they have suffered extreme religious persecution during the past month.

    Please pray for a new SWW session starting in three locations in Mongolia this month
  2. Praise God for providing strong partnerships and exciting ministry opportunities for our team in Russia’s North Caucasus!
  3. Continue praying for the leaders of Church Without Walls (CWW) in Pinsk, Belarus, as they are still trying to register their church with the local authorities.
  4. Pray for several Next Generation Professional Leaders Initiative (NGPLI) events that will be taking place in Ukraine this month.
  5. Praise God for a recent SWW event in Vladikavkaz, Russia, during which 160 SWW leaders were able to recharge and be inspired to continue their ministry efforts in their communities!
  6. Praise God for all of our SWW students who will be graduating from the program this year! Please also pray that they would continue to grow in their faith and actively serve in their churches and communities.
  7. Pray that God would bless Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus, as they are constructing a new church building and inviting non-Christians to their home Bible study groups.
  8. Pray for a special NGPLI conference that is taking place in Omsk, Russia today.
  9. Please pray for our many missionary partners throughout Russia’s North Caucasus, who are faithfully serving the Lord, even in the face of religious persecution.
  10. Pray for a new SWW session that we are starting in Khovd, Ulaangom, and Uliastai, Mongolia this month.
  11. Praise God for protecting Denis, our NGPLI coordinator, during his recent trip to Central Asia, where he was encouraged to see that NGPLI is spreading throughout the region!
  12. Pray that God would bless our SWW students in Moldova as they distribute Hope magazine and New Testaments to the unreached.
  13. Please pray for our SWW leaders in Russia’s North Caucasus as they continue expanding the program, forming new partnerships with local pastors and church leaders, and growing our ministry initiatives, such as Scripture distribution and summer Bible camps.
  14. Pray for CWW in Pinsk, Belarus as they organize summer Bible camps for orphans and other children in need.
  15. Pray for Valeriy, one of our ministry partners in Krasnodar, Russia, who has brain cancer.
  16. Pray for our SWW students who are bringing Scripture packets, which include special Scripture pieces for both children and adults, to 10,000 families in Eurasia and Israel throughout our Word of Life Easter outreach.
  17. Please pray for our SWW leaders in Moldova as they prepare for a team from ShareWord Global, one of our ministry partners in Canada, to visit and distribute Scripture at our summer Bible camps.
  18. Pray for Ray and Cindy, our missionaries working with the Christian Education Resource Network in Ukraine, as they continue working on a website that will provide valuable information and tools for Christian teachers.
  19. Pray for Ivan, one of our ministry workers in Krasnodarskiy, Russia, as he develops new ministry efforts, such as Scripture distribution, while also dealing with family issues.
  20. Praise God for a successful SWW conference that recently took place in Krasnodarskiy, Russia, and for our SWW students’ commitment to expanding ministry in the region!
  21. Please pray for several upcoming Empower conferences for our SWW students who will be organizing and leading this year’s summer Bible camps throughout Eurasia.
  22. Pray for Ray, Cindy, and the Christian Education Resource Network in Ukraine as they continue leading training sessions for Christian teachers in the nation.
  23. Pray for our SWW leaders and ministry partners in Russia’s North Caucasus, who are committed to bringing the gospel to the unreached through summer Bible camps and Scripture distribution.
  24. Praise God for a recent NGPLI event that took place in Belarus, during which 180 young professionals learned about sharing the gospel through their professions!
  25. Please pray for our SWW students in Perm, Russia, who are traveling to remote villages to distribute Bibles and other Scripture pieces.
  26. Pray for Hafiz, our SWW coordinator in Azerbaijan, as he continues developing and leading new ministry initiatives, even in the midst of religious persecution.
  27. Praise God for the Gospel Without Borders New Testament, which our SWW students are distributing throughout Russia!
  28. Pray for Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus as they continue using their English as a Second Language program to share the gospel with the unreached.
  29. Please pray for our SWW students in Russia’s North Caucasus as they share the gospel through various ministry initiatives, such as outreach to sick children, church planting, home Bible study groups, and Sunday school classes.
  30. Pray that God would bless Reconciliation Church in Bobruisk, Belarus as they plant a new church in Minsk.

We are so grateful for your faithful prayers for our ministry!