He who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.
— Proverbs 13:3
Priorities for Prayer
Monday, April 24
Ask the Lord to help us be guarded and prudent with the words we choose to speak. May everything that comes out of our mouths bring glory to God.
Tuesday, April 25
Thank God for the opportunity the MAF Aceh team had to provide some flights to aid workers after a mudslide, that buried homes and extensively damaged villages in the Kutacane region of Sumatra, Indonesia.
Wednesday, April 26
Lift up Blayne and Bethany Sterling who are assigned to Kalimantan, Indonesia, and currently raising financial and prayer support to go. Blayne will be assisting the MAF base operations manager in making necessary repairs around the base, and Bethany will be educating the children of MAF missionaries in Kalimantan.
Thursday, April 27
Pray for God’s healing touch on the patients who fly with MAF today in Haiti, Lesotho, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Indonesia, and other remote locations./li>
Friday, April 28
Lift up Lary and Sheryl Strietzel who have served as a pilot/mechanic family with MAF since 1990 and currently live in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. Recently they had the joy of flying more than 20 church and community leaders to a three-day conference to discuss how best to serve northeastern Congo, which has been ravaged by wars and rebel group attacks for more than 15 years, causing many displaced people.
Saturday, April 29
Praise God for our diligent national workers who serve Christ through MAF in various roles such as load crew, flight followers, accountants, and hangar helpers.
Sunday, April 30
Pray for MAF Bangladesh and their strong development as a team. Pray also for peace to prevail after increased terrorist activity this past year.