Persian World Outreach Prayer
This Month's Emphasis - PWO
U.S. Church Planting Activity:
USA - CALIFORNIA:
Please pray for:
7115 Shoup Ave West Hills, CA (Phone
Meets for Sunday worship at 10:30 am. The church was started in 1996 by
missionaries M & P.
The Church serves as a testimony of God's faithfulness.
Currently most members are new immigrant Iranians from Muslim
The church has become a self-supporting and a self-governing body.
- Please pray for the annual church
meeting this month and for upcoming baptisms.
USA - VIRGINIA - DC -
Iranian & Afghan Christian
Iranian and Afghan Christian Fellowship meets at 12:30 p.m. at McLean
Bible Church 8925 Leesburg Pike Vienna, VA 22082 in Room 1203-1204,
This fellowship began
meeting in November 2002 after many months of prayer. The Lord has
brought together Afghan, Iranian, and American Christians to form a
unique team for outreach and leadership development.
- On January 26th, a ten year old boy
who has been praying for his Afghani father walked into the fellowship.
He had no idea that there was an Afghan & Iranian Fellowship in the
church. He brought his mother who is a Christian from South America.
When she heard about the Fellowship she burst into tears. She has been
praying for her husband. Please pray that this boy's father will come to
the fellowship and even more importantly will come to know Jesus as his
Personal Savior. On February 2nd, the worship will be led by Afghan
- Please pray for C. a young Iranian man
who is seeking to be in fulltime missions. Pray that he will be able to
raise needed support.
- An emphasis of this fellowship is TEAM
participation, to use people's gifts and to develop leadership qualities
in believers. Seven Afghan and Iranian Christians are sharing
responsibility for preaching, and testimonies. Other individuals are
involved in music, scripture reading, and serving in many other ways.
USA - NORTHERN NEW JERSEY /
Christian Fellowship meets the last Saturday of each month from
3 -5 pm at Maspeth Bible Church, 53-71 72nd Place, Maspeth, NY 11378.
Phone:646-526-0243 (NY) and 856-262-1163 (NJ). Please pray as this
fellowship and for the leadership team as it meets and grows.
Please pray for Rev. Sobhani and his
wife who have served the Lord among Iranians for many, many years. Even
though they have physical difficulties they continue to attend the monthly
meetings and are a part of the team. They make many phone calls to
encourage Iranian believers in many places. He has a wonderful shepherd's
R & B, an Iranian MBB couple, are
ministering through weekly Bible Studies in homes on Saturdays and help
lead the monthly worship service. Several Muslims attend who have accepted
Jesus Christ after coming to the area. Please pray that the Lord would
open doors and provide finances needed so that R & B can serve full time
among Iranians. They are also helping monthly with the Afghan and Iranian
Fellowship in VA.
VOLUNTEERS & MISSIONARIES NEEDED:
- Please continue to pray for those
called and gifted for ministry with computerizing inventory, distant
learning program development, accounting, simple data entry, and typing
and translation of Christian materials into Persian.
- PWO is also interested in partnering
with others called to minister among Iranians in the Diaspora in various
parts of the world.
- PWO invites you to
support this work prayerfully and financially.
PRAYER LETTER ARCHIVES: