Intercessor  |  October 2021

RI’s daily prayer guide, done monthly.

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Some names and locations changed for security.

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NORTH AFRICA
Cora

Pray for the continued growth and development of a worker couple’s child with exceptionalities. Pray for Cora as she works with him.

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THAILAND
Jacob & Dani

Praise God that things in Bangkok have begun to open up — including the eyes of some of our friends. We have been gifted with the opportunity to show them some of Jesus’ love. Please pray for softening of hearts. Pray that God would provide a job/visa or show us a new path as our visas will expire in November.

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WEST AFRICA
Devin

Pray for Devin’s ability to learn a difficult language. Ask God to encourage Devin and to provide him with meaningful relationships in his host village.

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SOUTH ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

Praise God that the team can travel again and host a seminar this month! Pray for the villages with new believers and seekers where they are sharing the gospel. Ask God to provide a person of peace in a new village Hiralal recently visited. Pray for spiritual growth in the cities they have not been able to visit.

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MIDDLE EAST
Esta

The church-wide youth organization is starting again in October. Due to restrictions, the ministries will be mostly online. Pray for continued success in outreach and for encouragement and guidance for the leaders. We are in the process of making two videos. Pray for God’s blessing on the messages they present.

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THAILAND
Tom & Candice

Pray for Candice as she teaches the children of two asylum-seeking Pakistani couples. Pray for growth, curiosity, and a hunger to learn.

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ROSEDALE BUSINESS GROUP
Larry & Dot

Pray for the team of three finishing up the tin distribution in Nicaragua following the hurricanes in late 2020. Pray that this dedicated team would not lose heart or energy as they travel to remote areas with much poverty. Pray that God will bless them and that the people receiving the assistance will feel God’s love.

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COLUMBUS, OH
REACH

The REACH teams leave for their week-long outreach practicums on the 8th of October. Pray that they would work well together and encourage each other. Pray that this would be good preparation for their six month cross-cultural outreach later on.

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SOUTH ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

Pray for the physical health of several people: Suborna, an expecting mother; Nores, who is recovering from a stroke; Suren’s mother, suffering from diabetes; Santona, Ajit’s mother; and Robi’s mother, all in need of healing.

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NORTH AFRICA
Amos & Alice

Pray that God would work powerfully in this couple as they minister to seekers and new believers.

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NORTH AMERICA
Art & Paula

Pray for wisdom and encouragement for this couple as they listen to and spend time with grieving people in their community.

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SOUTHEAST ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

The COVD-19 situation has gotten worse again. Lan’s job ended due to the pandemic, so he has started an orchard and garden to help support his family. Pray for his travels outside the city to take care of his crops. Pray for him and his wife as they continue ministering to students at a local high school.

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THAILAND
Jacob & Karly, Angie, Firman

Pray for the children and staff of the 58:12 Children’s Home in Pattaya. Ask God to continue using this organization to provide a safe space for children.

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NORTH AFRICA
Raleigh & Opal

Pray for opportunities to build and strengthen relationships in their rural town. Pray that their four children would grow up to trust the Lord.

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SPAIN
Phil & Maretta

Pray for Phil and Maretta as they mentor the leaders of their church. Ask God for wisdom in leadership and discipleship.

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SOUTH ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

The Bethel Hostel students have started studies again. Some of the Emmanuel Hostel students have an exam in early December. Pray that they could recover the time lost in studying because of being home. Pray for the spiritual development of all of the students.

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THAILAND
Tom & Candice

Pray for two asylum-seeking Pakistani families: George and Jamila, and Pushpa and Daniel. Pray that they would not be discouraged and that they could restart the immigration process which has been majorly delayed by Covid. Also pray for Shazaad and Nighat’s family to have their immigration interview.

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MIDDLE EAST
Judah & Raynah

There have been some difficult situations in our fellowship over the past few months. We’ve seen some improvement, but the enemy continues to come against us. Pray for unity, trust, and a deep sense of the Father’s love. Pray for peace and relaxation for us. We are processing hurts and need the Father’s help.

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ROSEDALE BUSINESS GROUP
Larry & Dot

Praise God for providing the funds for the loan to “The Rock” school in SE Asia. Pray for those preparing the legal paperwork for the loan. Continue to pray for the eternal impact this school can have on the children and families. Pray that Jesus’ love will spread exponentially in this region and beyond.

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NORTH AFRICA
Lavinia

Pray for this new worker leaving the U.S. sometime near the end of October. Ask God to give her good connections with the team in North Africa and with the children she will be providing care for.

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NORTH AFRICA
David & Emily

Pray for God’s favor on this couple’s export business and agricultural projects.

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GRANTSVILLE, MD
RI Staff

Joe and Jerry will join Brian and Darren from CMC on October 22-23 to lead a Mature and Multiply Summit hosted by CMC churches in the Grantsville, MD area. Pray that the Holy Spirit will give fresh vision and direction to the churches so that disciples will be made and churches will be birthed.

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SOUTH ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

Hiralal and Bindu’s sons are preparing for an admissions test. Pray for peace for the whole family. Also pray for protection for Bindu as Hiralal travels to other villages.

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NORTH AFRICA
Eugene & Katrina

Pray that God would bless Eugene’s business and that he would have the opportunity to share Christ’s love with those who enter its doors. Pray for energy as Katrina spends time with local women and cares for their children.

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ECUADOR
Sheryl

Pray for ongoing energy and wisdom for Sheryl as she leads the Shekinah Foundation.

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NORTH AFRICA
Wyatt

Ask God to bless Wyatt with joy and excitement to share with those who do not yet know Christ.

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SOUTHEAST ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

Pray for the group that is meeting in Lan’s home village. Lot, one of Lan’s mentees, has been leading the group. Last month three more people believed in Jesus. Praise God that they have been able to meet without harassment, and pray that the new believers will grow in the grace and understanding of God.

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NORTH AMERICA
Butros & Amina

Pray for God’s favor in this family’s relationships with those of an unreached people group in North America.

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NORTH AFRICA
Ivy

Pray that Ivy would have peace and trust in God as she continues to adjust in a time of transition.

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SOUTH ASIA
Tom, Regional Director

Pray for the futures of Jotis, who is searching for a job, and for Suren, who is thinking about his future career. Ask God for confidence and opportunities to share the gospel in their everyday lives.

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AMAZON RIVER
Al

Pray for Al and his team as they travel by boat to visit people and talk about Jesus. Pray for spiritual sensitivity and empowerment from the Holy Spirit.

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