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.