Persian World Outreach Prayer
- Iranian pastors and their families who
serve the Lord among the 5 million Iranians in the diaspora and for
those dedicated pastors serving inside Iran.
- Open hearts and open doors for the
Gospel in the current crisis situation
- The political situation
- Outreach to Afghans in the United
- N & R, a dedicated Iranian Christian
couple who are ministering among Persian-speaking refuges
- Kurdish, Afghan and Iranian refugees
coming to the services
- Praise the Lord that R was able to
leave her secular job and begin fulltime ministry. Pray that her
visa will be granted so that they can stay in this strategic location.
- Those that have suffered during the
- Iranians in Iran who are searching for
Bibles and Christian literature.
- Praise for the Gospel being shared via
- K & M, another dedicated Iranian
couple serving among Iranian and Afghan refugees
- The very difficult situation now in
- God's direction and strength.
Currently, they must meet in homes. K & M may need to leave.
- A Canadian church that is trying to
- S & L who serve among Persian
speakers. Many Iranian students are coming from Iran to study.
USA - RADIO AND TV BROADCASTING:
- Iranian Christian TV broadcasts going
out from L.A. to Iran and throughout the Persian Diaspora via satellite.
- Radio broadcasts that are also going
- Praise for increase in opportunities
via TV, Radio and Internet to spread the Gospel. There have been
testimonies of salvation and Christian growth as a result.
USA - CALIFORNIA:
- On July 21st two young Iranian
Muslim-background believers (S & T) and one young Iranian
Muslim-background man, (M) will be baptized at the Emmanuel Persian
Church. Please pray for these young believers.
- One of these women came as a
university student and was contacted by an American missionary to
International Students who developed a friendship with her and brought
her to this Iranian church. It has been a struggle for many months as S
as gone from, "It is enough to just believe in God," to accepting Jesus
Christ as Lord and Savior.
- The other woman: T's family was
traveling in Holland and met an Iranian pastor from TX. Her family got
his card and passed it on to T who was in CA. T called this Iranian
pastor in TX and he referred her to the church in CA. She began to
attend and has since committed her life to Christ and to Christian
- M works here in the US. The pastor of
Emmanuel Persian church helped him with some paperwork. He was
touched by this act of kindness and continued to come to church. He
heard the gospel message and received Christ as savior. It is amazing
how the Lord works so deliberately in different lives.
- Three more at Emmanuel Persian Church
will be baptized after these.
- Please pray for E & S, an
Iranian couple who had been ministering in Japan among Iranians and
have now relocated in California. They are serving in the Emmanuel
Persian Church. Pray for their paperwork to be processed and for
strength and wisdom as they minister.
- Continue to pray for J from Virginia,
serving with the Persian ministry for one year. Please pray as she
ministers in the local Persian Church and as she travels this month to
USA - COLORADO:
- Praise the Lord for the recent Iranian
Pastor and Christian Workers Conference held in Boulder, CO. Please pray
as those who attended return to their places of ministry refreshed and
strengthened from their time together.
USA - NEW JERSEY:
- Missionaries as they move to NJ this
month to begin work among Iranians in MD and Northern VA. Pray for
contacts in the New York City area.
- Iranian Churches that they may be
multiplied on the East Coast in strategic locations. Pray Matthew
- Praise for D, the mother of a
missionary who is experiencing relief from pain and fatigue. Pray for
God's peace and provision of a kidney.
- PWO translation project of the Gilaki
(a people group language in Iran). Six NT books have already been
- Also recently completed in Persian is
"Rest and Joy". These are available through Persian World Outreach.
- For more Iranian Christian Resources
go to www.persianwo.org under
VOLUNTEERS & MISSIONARIES NEEDED:
- Praise the Lord for His answer to
prayer for someone who could do web page design. Thank you for praying.
J and her son N have done an EXCELLENT JOB. Check it out at
- Please continue to pray for those
called and gifted for ministry with computerizing inventory, distant
learning programs, accounting, and simple data entry.
- PWO also needs people to minister
among Iranians in the Diaspora in various parts of the world. PWO
invites you to support this work prayerfully and financially.
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