and Yokey Roberts (Nairobi)
ask for sustained blessing on the watchmen who are
studying the Bible through correspondence courses.
as he visits the students each week to help and encourage them, and
as he spends time on the coursework corrections.
Mark and Malichaba West (Maseru) –
Five new volunteers have joined the staff at
appointed by the Lesotho government Ministry of Youth to work for a
is asked that the Lord will use these volunteers, challenging their
personal faith throughout their year of service.
Ron and Maria Cunningham (Moshi) (senior workers)
for the student ministry. Since July
has been able to sell 160 Bibles at a reduced price and it has been
encouraging to see the students using these during Bible class. As
well as meeting with the students
has had opportunities to speak at school assemblies.
that this ministry would lead young people to enjoy studying God’s
Word and bring them closer to knowing Christ.
and Rachel Haigh (DPG Zambia 1966-2006) -
During their present stay in Zambia they have taken
part in a 5 day bush conference with 500 adults and 250 children,
followed by a children’s 5 day camp with 776 children. Many
professed faith in Christ.
that as they go back to their villages and schools that the reality
of this will be proved. In addition, please
that the dispute over the ownership of the land at
will be resolved as soon as possible. The court hearing that was
scheduled for 17th
September has been postponed, and a new date has not yet been
Elwood (Chitokoloki) -The
grip of the spirit world involving witchdoctors is such that many
people are blinded to the causes of their diseases, believing their
problems to be the result of witchcraft or curses, so that they do
not get appropriate treatment.
that the truth of the Gospel will enter lives and free them from
that the Lord will continue to provide Christian workers at
with a desire to serve the Lord and the people. The pull to study
nursing and then leave to work in the bigger towns in Zambia is
for staffing needs at
Amano Christian School.
For the start of the January term two primary teachers are needed
as well as secondary teachers of any discipline, but especially
Science and Humanities. In addition, she would value
for a baptismal service to be held on
when three students will be baptized.
Deryck Jones (Bulawayo)
writes that all things are
swing - teaching, preaching and caring for the needy. Our continued
and support are greatly desired and appreciated.
Jonathan and Jingle Bradford (Manilla)
who runs two discipleship groups and is helping to run a singles
ministry at the assembly. He has just been thrown out of his house
and disowned by his family for following Christ.
that his family will have a change of heart, that
will have wisdom to know how to reach out to them, and
Jonathan and Jingle
will have wisdom in the advice they give
Jeff and Denise Watson (Foz)
for a Greek/Argentinean friend who is struggling in tough economic
circumstances, and asking
questions about sin and forgiveness.
for wisdom for
and that this man would come to a saving knowledge of Christ.
Jim and Carmen Jardine (Uberlandia)
having received a delivery of gospel tracts by
for the distribution.
begins (D.V.) with the monthly PBS mail-outs followed by three
conferences. Two local ones, with a trip to a small assembly in
in between. Then he and
fly out to Labrador
for a 12 day visit from the
We shall take in a couple of conferences, as well as visit four of
the smaller assemblies along the coasts of
We have a good number of sisters who mark
for us in this area, so we also hope to encourage them in their
faithful labours, as well as recruit some new ones. We would value
for the many miles ahead to be travelled, for fresh and helpful
Christ-centred ministry to encourage the saints and for the ongoing
work of the PBS Centre during our absence.
Peter and Anne Grover (Lima)
the assembly will be holding a series of meetings on mission.
as he prepares to speak at one of these meetings, and then as he
to teach at a retreat, and
that she will be given wisdom to know whether to take on the
responsibility for a Saturday conversation class, which would
involve a lot of preparation. In addition,
that they would be granted their residency permits which expire on
Charles and Gloria Morris (USA)
would be able to visit Buenos Aires for the 50th
anniversary of the Missionary Conferences (held every 3 years) and
where he has been asked to give a message on
had two cataracts removed, one of which is taking longer to heal due
and Alison Black (Bouc Bel Air)
concerning the future of the work of the ‘Voice
of the Gospel’
ministries. The immediate need is for more people to
mark correspondence courses.
(who is very unwell and in hospital), and his wife
are involved in the marking of correspondence courses, the
quarterly magazine, Bible text calendar and other publications.
at this difficult time, for
as they undertake the necessary initial tasks, and for more people
to become involved in this ministry.
– Please continue to pray for her son
who is to undergo an operation.
that this will bring him some relief and that he will make a good
Nat Rogers (Skien)
to remember in
the witness in
He is particularly concerned about irregular attendances by some at
the services. Please also
for planned visits to the west of Norway for various meetings. The
journey takes over 7 hours, is quite exhausting, and as winter over
the mountains is fast approaching,
for safe travel is greatly appreciated. They enjoy the fellowship
with the believers at the various churches that they visit, and
count it all joy to be a help in their witness and service for the
The Open Air Mission (OAM)
in the first full week of