Carla Hanson’s Father Passed Away January 10, 2019

Prayer Request:

Carlos Hummel, Carla Hansons’s father, passed away on January 10, 2019, in Chesterfield, Indiana. The funeral and burial occurred today in Anderson, Indiana. Pray for Nila, wife, Carla and Mark, and Carlos’ family and friends as they grieve their loss. Carla and Mark are currently in the U.S. for Home Ministry Assignment.

Ministry:  Hansons in Spain

Ardis Diss Moving To Caloundra At The End Of January

Prayer Request:

Ardis Diss will move to Caloundra at the end of January. There she will help with a new church plant being started by friends of Ardis. The couple, like Ardis, has a heart to help hurting people while making disciples. Ardis plans to be in Caloundra helping with the church plant and making disciples for a few months.

Ministry:  Ardis Diss

Guinea Team Requests Prayer For The Radio Ministry Of The Yalunka Team

Prayer Request:

The Guinea Team requests prayer for the radio ministry of the Yalunka Team. Pray for the team that creates and produces the Bible teaching and preaching programs broadcast on the local FM radio station. Pray that many Yalunkas would listen to these programs and grow in their understanding of God’s Word. Jim and Dawn Anderson arrived safely in the capital city and they will stay there for a few days to do business before returning to their village home. Bruce and Dawn Cluckie are currently hosting two men from Fellowship Missionary Church in Indiana. The men and the Cluckies will be visiting the Anderson’s house to prepare it for their arrival. Pray for their wisdom as they assess and repair any damage to the solar panels at the Anderson’s house prior to the Anderson's arrival.

Pray For Discernment In Interviewing Students

Prayer Request:

David Bjork states, “Currently we have six doctoral students in our program of Intercultural Studies at the seminary. In a couple of weeks at least three of the students who want to enter the doctorate program will be interviewed. Pray for discernment in this process. We seek to assist students as they research aspects of discipleship to Christ in an African context.” Pray also for David as he broke a molar right before Christmas. The Cameroonian dentist has been working on his root canal and crown since then. Pray his tooth will be properly repaired and there will not be any complications from it.

Ministry:  Diane and David Bjork

Josh & Sarah Hawkins Request Prayer For “Al”

Prayer Request:

Josh and Sarah Hawkins request prayer for “Al, as he is currently in the United Kingdom and getting ready to apply for asylum there. He was overjoyed to find a church and Christians that are generous and helping him with what he needs. He has been overwhelmed at the number of Christians and churches, having never been in a country with true religious freedom in his life! Pray for favor for Al as he applies for asylum and that he will continue to feel the Lord’s presence.” Praise! Josh has been asked to be the coach of the American football team as well as play. Pray for Josh as he uses this position to be influential in the young players’ daily lives. Pray for Sarah as she begins leading Mommy and Me and Story Time this Thursday after a break.

Pray For A Staff Member Caring For A Family Member

Prayer Request:

 Pray for a Staff Member as she cares for a family member who is dealing with an extremely difficult situation amongst serious health issues.

Andersons Returning To Guinea January 12

Prayer Request:

Pray for Jim and Dawn Anderson as they begin their return to Guinea this Saturday, January 12. Pray for them as they arrive, readjust, and begin ministry in the village once again.

Ministry:  Anderson Family

Staff Member Requests Prayer About Ministry Direction

Prayer Request:

Pray for a Staff Member as she prays and fasts the next few days about ministry direction and whether to join in ministry with a couple working with the same people group.