Jun
19

Mission Prayer Request (Ramadan): Christy Reiners, In His Steps, US and Bethlehem

In Acts 17:22-34, Paul educated himself about the unknown godĀ so that he could share with Greeks that he had a name for this god. Likewise, we shouldn’t fear Ramadan, but rather learn more about it and what it means for our neighbors. Ramadan continues to July 5 this year and is a time of … Continue reading »

Jun
18

The Mission Team is sponsoring a Prayer Walk, July 23!

Come and join us Saturday, July 23, at 9 am for doughnuts, coffee, and a short downtown prayer walk! Enjoy fellowship with one another and with our great God who answers prayer. If you know in advance you’d like to join us, we encourage you to sign up (so we know how many doughnuts to … Continue reading »

Jun
18

Mission Prayer Request: Excerpts from a report on Somalia by Tara Chase, Presbyterian Frontier Foundation

The prayer for this last week of Ramadan, which ends July 5, will spotlight Somalia. Since the bloody civil war which ended in 1991, Somalia has been torn by conflict between rival clan leaders; a radical Islamic group, Al-Shabaab, began to dominate in 2004. During this time of no established, effective form of centralized government, … Continue reading »

Jun
14

Prayer for Raise the Roof Academy and the Mission Trip to Uganda

David and Marlene Ssublime founded this Christian school in Uganda serving nearly 600 students with a long waiting list. They have been able to open a medical clinic and a vocational program, and are in the process of building new classrooms and hiring new teachers. Pray that more people will sponsor a child for the … Continue reading »

Jun
14

Mission Prayer Request (Ramadan): She Is Safe

Last week, based on Acts 17:22-34 where Paul educated himself about the “unknown god” so he could share about the True God, we found out the names of the two meals that Muslims partake before dawn (suhoor) and after sunset (iftar). Iftar starts off with dates followed by a bowl of soup and a main … Continue reading »

Jun
06

Mission Sunday School Class June 19

Over the summer, the Mission Team invites you to attend Sunday School classes featuring one of the missions we support. The first of these will be Monument Crisis Center next Sunday, June 19. Please plan to come and learn about the work they are doing to lift up some of out neighbors to a better … Continue reading »

Jun
06

Mission Prayer Request (Ramadan): Bob and Jan Blincoe, Frontiers

Ramadan, June 6 to July 5 this year, is a time when Muslims all around the world will fast, both in food and in drink, during daylight hours as a time of spiritual reflection, as well as a method of purifying their souls and glorifying Allah. Each week during Ramadan, the mission prayer in Family … Continue reading »