November Prayer Guide

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INDONESIA — Pray for radio program outreach in Indonesia. Words of Hope broadcasts in a variety of small local languages. These localized programs foster a sense of pride in the listeners, who are then more likely to repeatedly listen, watch, and even share the programs with family and friends. We believe that preserving local cultures and languages is an integral part of missions work and are thankful for these local language programs.  SOUTH SUDAN — Give thanks that programs focusing …

October Prayer Guide

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TURKEY — Give thanks for this positive update from our radio station partners in Turkey: “This month, we have seen a large increase in the number of people contacting our team. They come from posts on social media, which elicit comments and messages as a result. We have also received more phone calls. All our social media platforms are seeing increases, but for now Instagram has the largest growth.” SOUTH SUDAN — Please pray for Words of Hope’s leader in …

September Prayer Guide

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IRAN — Give thanks that the book, Why Doesn’t God Act More Like God?, which was written by former Words of Hope president Rev. David Bast, is now being repurposed into content for Iranian speakers. Our team is receiving many responses from this series. Pray also for an ongoing project to create digital versions of Iranian hymns so that house churches inside the country of Iran can access the hymns on screens without needing hard copies. TURKEY — A listener …

August Prayer Guide

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TURKEY — Give thanks with us that 11 new believers were baptized in our Turkish Director’s church. He writes, “I sense the desire to be physically and emotionally present with each other growing around me. I am grateful that more people than ever are tuning in to radio, T.V., and live streaming. It seems the longing for connection is made larger by our forced physical separateness.”  ALBANIA — Give thanks with Words of Hope Director Erion Prendi as he and …

July Prayer Guide

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ALBANIA — Give thanks for the following note from a listener named Alma. “Hello, Words of Hope Albania. Thank you so much for the blessed work you do. I am uplifted and filled with joy by the message of your programs. And they certainly help us in our spiritual life. You know, there are nice and beautiful sunny days, and there are dark and gloomy rainy days, but the message that comes through makes you lift your eyes up to …

June Prayer Guide

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NIGER — Pray for a retired soldier named Mahamadou who started listening to the broadcasts. At first he listened secretly, fearful and ashamed of what Muslim friends and neighbors might think if they overheard him. Now, however, he is listening to his radio out in open areas where he knows his neighbors can hear. Give thanks that so far no one has opposed his interest in the gospel. Pray also for the pastor who is responsible for following up with …