January 30, 2024

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Rejoice and give thanks. Supt. Isaac Gayne of Liberia praises to God for two new church plants in Northern Liberia that now have two “daughter” churches. Many have accepted Jesus and are zealous to work for Him. Pray these new churches and believers will continue to grow.


Pray for the Winter Youth Retreat in Taiwan from February 1 to 3. Over 200 youth from all four districts in Taiwan will participate in workshops and teaching on "God's Will in the Online World."

Please continue to pray for Creative Access- MR. Towns are under martial law, tens of thousands are displaced, many continue to be hungry and at risk. Pray for peace and the protection and courage of churches and leaders as the Lord provides open doors for sharing the gospel.

Pray for a Gethsemane Leadership Training team teaching and ministering in Creative Access-IA this week.


Please pray for the Europe Ministry Resource Team as they gather this week in Florence, Italy, for a time of retreat and strategic planning for the coming year.


The Annual Conference Meeting of Paraguay will be held this weekend, Feb. 2-4. Please pray for Dr. Ricardo Gomez, Thad Roller, and Gerry and Jan Coates as they travel to Paraguay. Also, pray Superintendent Ceferino Ramíez and all who attend will be united in spirit and vision, and open to the leading of the Holy Spirit in the coming year of ministry.

The Latin America Leadership Summit will begin next week. Please pray for all those who will be traveling from across the area to attend this meeting.


Pray God’s peace will reign in the Middle East. Ask the Father to give leaders minds of wisdom and hearts of compassion.

Pray for the Turning Back ministry in Egypt as they reach out to at-risk men. A small group of men have dedicated their time to building relationships with young men, many of whom are suffering from addictions. As they share the gospel, many lives are being transformed.


Thank the Lord for the older children in the ICCM Cambodia program who are volunteering to help the younger children learn English. By doing this, they are helping the younger children and improving their own skills. Pray for the ICCM children in Cambodia as they seek to learn English.

Learn more about ICCM


Pray for those in Bulgaria who are working to prevent human trafficking among at-risk Roma women. As they build trusting relationships, pray these women will embrace the love of Christ.

Learn more about the Set Free Movement


Pray for these serving in the next couple of weeks:

  • A team of eight from the Northway Community Church serving in Nicaragua from February 3 to 10.
  • Brain Yost is leaving on February 1 and traveling to Guinea and Togo with missionaries Glenn and Wendy Lorenz

Learn more about VISA Ministries


Please read these current newsletters to inform you of prayer needs from our missionary team:

Thom & Sherry Cahill

David Clemente

Ricardo & Beth Gomez


PDF versions of the January 2024 Heartbeat and Prayer Guide are available here:

February Heartbeat (PDF)

February Prayer Guide (PDF)

Global Adventures

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