- Pray for the growth of Christianity to continue in Nagoya
- Pray for national leaders to rise up and lead within the Church
- Pray for three churches to be planted in the next five years within Nagoya and surrounding areas
- Pray the Japanese would be equipped to reach other Asian Nations
The Nagoya Church-Planting Team
- Praise God for three successful kid’s camps this past week! We had over 200 kids participate across the three camps and many seeds planted. We are thankful for all the Japanese volunteers and teams from America who helped out!
- Pray for the Wilson’s as they prepare to go on Home Ministry Assignment in August.
- Pray for the Higashiyama Grace Community. This is a new church planting work by our team in eastern Nagoya close to Nagakute. The launch team is the Yoshimuras, Burns and Darlene. Pray as they began outreaches last month.
- Pray for the upcoming denomination wide retreat at the end of July/early August. Pray it would be a good time of worship and fellowship!
The Carters – August 2018
- Pray for the building campaign. Pray God will raise up the necessary finances to purchase and renovate the building. Praise God we were able to send out packets to churches in our Presbytery. Pray as our elders share at the denomination retreat from July 31-August 2 and we launch a nationwide campaign.
- Praise God for a wonderful team from Virginia. Pray as they return home Tuesday, July 31 for safe travels. Pray God would harvest the many seeds they planted!
- Pray as I will be preaching tomorrow August 19 at Nisshin Church and August 26 at Shiga Church.
- In August we have very few church activities. Pray as we try to rest and recoup from a very hectic July. Pray for our family vacation from August 7-11 near Mt. Fuji and then as we do a Staycation at the end of the month.
- Pray as Michael will be getting away with other missionary men for an overnight from August 23-24. Pray this would be a time of encouragement and refreshment for these men in ministry.