Please pray for healing for the children of Oscar and Jenny Mata– Landon and Oscar, as they are hospitalized with the flu. The Matas are appointees to Mexico.
Please uphold missionary Kevin Beach who is in the intensive care unit with pancreatitis and other complications following gall bladder surgery. Kevin and Alina serve in Mezcalitos, Nayarit, Mexico.
Please be in prayer for FIM missionary Kevin Beach, serving in Mezcalitos, Nayarit Mexico, as he undergoes gall bladder surgery today. Thank you for your prayers!
Please be in prayer for FIM Board of Directors member David Klase, whose sister Deb went home to be with the Lord on January 6.
Praise the Lord for the arrival of little Leo Knickerbocker, December 17, 2017!
Emilie Knickerbocker is at the hospital in labor right now! Please be in prayer for Emilie and Jeremy as they anticipate the birth of their first child.
Please pray for Lonnie, who is recovering from multiple eye surgeries, and for his wife Ruth as she cares for him, and please uphold their ministry among churches and a Christian school in Bolivia.
Please pray for Jeff, whose hand was severely injured while trimming trees with a power saw at the camp- 3 fingers and tendons, plus a cut to his chest. Jeff is out of surgery. The doctor says he put a screw into the bone of his pinky to save it (pray it will heal, please), he repaired a tendon on the ring finger, and he put a graft on his middle finger. He also put a few stitches on the injury on his chest. Thank you for your prayers, please continue praying for complete healing.
The Glessners, who are safe and well in Puebla, have given the following update:
At 1:14 PM (Central) on 19 Sep there was a 7.1 magnitude quake about 35-50 miles from the city of Puebla. In the city of Puebla 7 people are dead, in the state over 40, and in the region the last count of deaths is at 225.
Please pray for:
- Pray for the immediate well-being and safety for victims and rescuers.
- Pray for comfort and consolation of the bereaved.
- Pray for the government to be effective and act with integrity.
- Above all and with all of the above, pray for the Church to be the Church, to serve and love and live and preach the Gospel throughout the affected areas.
- Pray for the Glessners and Pueblo de Esperanza Church specifically that we would have the opportunity and strength and wisdom to do that.
Praise the Lord that FIM missionary families that were impacted by the earthquake in Mexico are safe and well: Case, Glessner, Nevin, Reed, Tome. Please keep our friends and the people of Mexico in your prayers.