Ministry Prayer Requests

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Prayer is vital to the forward movement of any ministry. Because of our dependence on God, we are thankful for the prayers of many people who faithfully undergird the ministry teams of AFCI.

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Current Requests

Hearts Ready for Change

April 11th, 2018

April 10-26, AFCI’s Chris Hanak and AFCI Peru’s Luisa Cardenas will be traveling to Paraguay for ministry.  Teaming up with Focus On the Heart (FOH) coordinator in Paraguay, Emi Monges, several days of leadership training for the FOH ministry will take place.  Pray God will protect and energize all those who are planning to attend the conference.  Pray the enemy will be thwarted on all fronts.  Pray God will use the training sessions to further each person’s commitment to the Lord, to each other and also further direct them in the ministry.

Pacific Island Nations Partner with Australia

April 3rd, 2018

AFCI Pacific Island Nations (PIN) continues its partnership with AFCI Australia in the use of the EvangelismShift training courses and ministry.  Pray the upcoming round of sessions in Australia will further encourage and equip the PIN team of leaders to launch and grow the ministry at home.

Hearts Prepare for the Journey

April 3rd, 2018

April 12-14, AFCI’s International Headquarters in Atlanta will be sponsoring a Focus On the Heart (FOH) training conference for women. Using the ABC’s of Caregiving as this weekend’s course, several women from Oklahoma, South Carolina and the Atlanta area will participate.  Pray for Barbara Hanak and her team as they provide instruction.  Pray that from this group of women who attend, God would raise up additional leaders and churches that would become a part of the FOH family of participants.

Outreach and Practical Ministry

April 2nd, 2018

AFCI Nigeria recently took a team of 12 workers and volunteers to conduct a week of outreach and practical ministry among villages in Ilorin West LGA.  Pray God will continue to use the messages and conversations shared to enable the attendees to understand the depths of His great love.  Pray believers will be encouraged to press on in their Christian life, redeeming the time to invest the gospel with family and friends.

Churches Experience Revival

April 2nd, 2018

AFCI India continues its ministry of assisting local churches by offering training conferences and by visiting to preach.  Recently, Rev. Oliver Christian testified that through the work of AFCI India, churches are being revived and nourished in the Word.  Pray God will continue to use the India team to further enable churches to fulfill their ministries of reaching local communities for Christ.

Preaching the Word Brings Fruit

April 2nd, 2018

Former AFCI India National Director, Vijay Hebbal, had the recent opportunity to speak at revival meetings in Chorvani, and he also preached at Pipalwada Church.  Subsequently, nearly 3,000 people gathered to hear friend of the ministry, Silvana Christy speak as well, and many people accepted the Lord Jesus as Savior.  Pray for the growth of these new believers, and pray that through local churches, effective follow up can be done on their behalf.

Rural Pastor Training Offered

April 2nd, 2018

In February, AFCI India’s Jacob Christian and co-worker, Mr. Kiram Gamit, had the opportunity to conduct training for rural pastors in Ahwah.  Twenty leaders attended, and 35 pastors have already pre-enrolled in the next program.  Pray those men that went through the conference will now be more effective in their preaching, teaching and counseling.  Pray God will grant open doors for the India team to further conduct these ministries with additional church leaders.

The High Call of Missions

March 14th, 2018

April 7-24, National Director of AFCI Slovakia, Pavle Cekov and members of his team, will travel to the US for several mission conferences. Pray God will grant the team safe travel and good health.  Pray God will use Pavle and the team to encourage church congregations in the area of missions; and that many people from the churches would be prompted to get involved in missions.  Pray also that as the Slovakian team connects with their supporting churches, God might open further doors for partnerships in prayer and in funding.

Commitment to God’s Word

March 14th, 2018

AFCI Slovakia’s National Director, Pavle Cekov, continues a ministry of preaching and evangelism throughout the country and neighboring regions.  He recent spoke in Nove Zamky, and he and his team had recent ministry in Serbia.  Pray God will grant Pavle His insight and understanding as he studies the scriptures and prepares messages.  Pray those who hear the word of God will be moved by the Holy Spirit to fully trust Christ in all areas of life.

Freedom of Heart

March 13th, 2018

March 11-21, AFCI’s Chris Hanak will be in Peru to work with Luisa Cardenes, who oversees the AFCI Peru Focus On the Heart (FOH) program at Tabernaculo de Fe Church.  Chris and Luisa will teach the courses, Heart Freedom 1 and Living in the Love of the Lord.  In addition, Chris will also teach a one-day course entitled, Teaching to Change Lives to pastors who teach at the Chimbote Bible Institute.  Pray God will grant Chris and Luisa freedom in their spirit as they teach and counsel.  Pray that the women attending the FOH sessions will come to the meetings with open, expectant hearts so nothing will hinder their ability to listen and learn.