We made it to Kigali.  We had a great pizza dinner at a restaurant on the side of a hill in Kigali.  It was a beautiful evening.

Here are some prayer requests — the same requests that are on a yellow card that you may have.

Thanks for praying.


Prayers for the Bible Recipients:

  • That the Bible would penetrate their hearts and minds and that they would choose to obey.
  • That the Word would inspire servant leadership.
  • That God would provide for their physical needs.
  • That God’s Word would teach husbands to love their wives the way Christ loves the Church.
  • That God would use His Word to build their faith.
  • That God would use His Word to build unity and purity in the church in Bukavu and beyond.
  • That God would bring peace, acceptance and forgiveness to a long suffering people.

Prayers for Business Seminar Students:

  • That God would bring the people that He wants to start and build profitable, Christ-centered businesses that would lift the economy.
  • That God would give the students insight into the business that He designed them to build.

Prayers for Brainstorming Session:

  • That the pastors would realize that Jesus Christ, not money, is the solution to the city’s problems.
  • That the Holy Spirit would give them specific direction as to how to bring change to Bukavu.

Prayers for the Trip:

  • That our presence and love would be encouraging.
  • That God would provide us with divine appointments with people with which He wants us to begin enduring relationships.
  • That God would show us with whom and how we should build relationships.
  • That God would give us keen insight into His creation – the resources, environment, culture, and people – and show us a creative approach to help the people develop economically and spiritually and not make them the target of violence.
  • That we would be strong in the Lord, with the full armor of God, able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil.
  • That God would keep us free from unnecessary health and safety issues.