Posts from May 2014

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Prayer Focus for Portugal – Sunday, May 25

by Cindy Riggle

Portugal, Europe: Pray for: a) The seven northern and northeastern provinces, which are strongly traditional Catholic; relatively few evangelical churches exist. Brethren, Baptists, AoG, GEM, TEAM, ECM, Missão Antioquia and several other missions all have church-planting programmes in the area. b) Ethnic minorities. Large numbers of immigrants continue to flow into Portugal. The earlier waves […]

Prayer Focus for Poland – Sunday, May 18

by Cindy Riggle

  Poland, Europe: There is a great need for witness in Poland, with 90% of municipalities having no evangelical church. There are more evangelicals in Saudi Arabia than in Poland. Most Poles are resistant to the gospel due to either their cultural Catholicism or their spiritual apathy. Proecclesia, Proem Ministries, RealnaNadzieja.pl and Life and Mission […]

Prayer Focus for Philippines – Sunday, May 11, 2014

by Cindy Riggle

Challenges for Prayer Special ministry challenges: a) Students, over 2.5 million in 1,800 tertiary colleges and universities. Many agencies are involved: CCCI with vision for Christian movements on 125 campuses nationwide, IVCF(IFES) with 42 staff in ministry on 125 campus chapters, Navigators, AoG and others. There are also many locally initiated student ministries such as […]

Prayer Focus for Peru – Sunday, May 4, 2014

by Cindy Riggle

Peru, Latin America: Pray for: a) Unity. Evangelicals have become a significant source of leadership, stability, social aid and hope since 1980. There are sharp divisions within and between some denominations, and with recent “success” has also come pride. Countless congregations are springing up with little or no wider accountability or fellowship. b) Ministry to […]