September 12-18, 2016

Sept. 12, Mon. – Macedonia
Praise God for the church plant established in a village outside Skopje in January. Pray God’s blessing over Pastor Robert Kurtish and his wife, Birsena, as they lead the work in this predominately Muslim community, where as many as 50,000 Roma live.

Sept. 13, Tues. – Brazil, Dan & Hope Owsley
Praise the Lord for Louise, owner of a bridal shop, who has invited Dan and Hope to read from the Bible and pray with her seamstresses each Wednesday before opening. Most of the seamstresses are unchurched but very open to the gospel.
Birthday: Hope

Sept. 14, Wed. – Nigeria, Phyllis Sortor
Pray for God’s continued hand of leading and growth for the church in Nigeria.

Sept. 15, Thurs. – Spain
Pray for the pastors and churches in Lanzarote, Fuerteventura and Murcia, as well as the John Wesley Bible Institute where local leaders are trained to implement Community Church Planting.

Sept. 16, Fri. – Haiti, Russ & Sherrie Cole
Praise God for a new church building that serves the mountain farming community of Moreau. This building was completed thanks to the efforts of donors and team members from several Washington state churches. Pray for Russ and Sherrie as they return to Haiti next month after some time in the U.S.

Sept. 17, Sat. – Thailand
Pray for God’s truth to mature and reign in the hearts of Thai believers so they accomplish the goal of planting a church in every sub-district in Thailand by the year 2020.
Birthday: Judy Litsey, Missions Staff

Sept. 18, Sun. – Ethiopia
Many places in Ethiopia have been experiencing drought. FMC-USA has helped some FM churches, but recovery takes time. Pray God’s help comes to the people affected by the dry conditions.