Pray for refugees in Bangladesh. The
coronavirus has been detected
in one of the southern Bangladesh camps that are home to more than a million Rohingya refugees. Pray for protection, for public health education efforts and guidance for people dealing with this highly contagious virus in extremely difficult conditions.
A second, much bigger
wave of locusts
is causing destruction on a vast scale across East Africa, months after the region was hit by another locust invasion. Pray for an end to the infestation as many people are already struggling with lost income and resources during the pandemic.
Pray for the
people of Rwanda as they face the effects of the COVID pandemic. Pray for calm, and peace as churches have been closed since March, schools are closed and many businesses have been financially devastated.
Pray for the work of
Le Bon Berger in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Prayers of thanks for their public education campaign about hand washing and social distancing. Pray their messages will reach many who need to hear them in their community.