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Week of May 20

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  • Pray for Ricardo Barber & One H.O.P.E. Church in Portland, OR.  Pray for their outreach ministry Urban Wings Aviation and Aerospace Leadership Club.  Pray that God would continue to open doors for Gospel conversations, and that many hearts would be changed.  Pray for Ricardo and his leadership, that they might be unified and strengthened as they lead and serve the body.

    Please also pray for Ricardo's wife Menya, and their kids Taylor, Hope, Faith, and Tytus.

  • Pray for our Partners: Richard McKay, Lead Missions Pastor at Fielder Church in Arlington, Texas.  Pray also for Lead Pastor Jason Parades, Executive Pastors Jim Parks and Jared Yates, and all of the staff at Fielder as they strive to glorify God through all they do.  We are so grateful for the long-standing partnership of Fielder with the Northwest, and their vision to see God at work across the nation and around the world.  Pray that they would continue to listen to God's leading and follow hard after Him in all they do.

    Pray also for Richard's wife Glyn, and their 3 adorable children.

  • Pray for Pastor/Planter Freddy Joklur Jr. and Airway Heights Marshallese Church in Airway Heights, WA.  Pastor Freddy actually is pastoring Valleypoint Marshallese Church, while planting in Airway Heights and also serving as the English worship pastor at Valleypoint Church.  Pray that God will bless and multiply his time and resources, so he can effectively minister and not become weary.  Pray for God to raise up and strengthen leaders to work alongside him with both congregations.  Pray that they would be able to connect with many of the Marshallese people and for open doors to share the Gospel.

  • Pray for Planter Sam Mhlanga and Bread of Life International Fellowship in Kent, Washington.  Pray for their congregation as they minister in their community, especially to African immigrants (Sam and his wife, Judith, are originally from Zimbabwe).  Pray for open doors as they share the Gospel with those they encounter.  Pray for the second plant they are starting in Tacoma area, that they would have favor with the people and their hard work would bear much fruit.

    Please pray specifically for Judith, who is currently going through chemotherapy after being diagnosed with breast cancer, stage three, triple negative.

    Pray also for the Mhlanga kids: Blessing, Shalom, Prosper, Emmanuel, and Joseph.

  • Pray for Planter Jonah Easley & Awakening Church in Kirkland, WA.  Pray for them as they reach out to their community with the Good News.  Pray for the fruit of changed lives.  Pray that members would grow in both their personal lives and also their boldness in witnessing to friends, coworkers, and neighbors.  Pray God's blessing over Awakening, Pastor Jonah, his wife Katherine, and their three kids:  Evan, Adele, and Elijah.