Yesterday, during our Sunday meeting, Josh led us in a time of prayer for the persecuted Church around the world. The prayer points that he used are below for your continued use, followed by a short video clip from Open Doors Ministries explaining the need.

Prayer points:

  • Pray for the physical, emotional, and spiritual protection of our brothers and sisters facing their persecutors; and for endurance in the midst of persecution.
  • Pray for persistent faith to follow Jesus Christ and proclaim His marvelous gospel; for grace to love Him deeper, and for His name to be exalted in these nations.
  • Pray for the governments of these countries; that God, in His sovereignty, will remove current regimes and raise up godly leaders, cabinets, and authorities.
  • Pray for Christians around the world who are not currently being persecuted; that we will be faithful to pray and seek ways to support our brothers and sisters in need.

ODUSA042_IDOP2017-Syria_RoughEdit5 from Open Doors USA on Vimeo.

Serena joined the office staff team in December of 2015. Originally from Aurora, Colorado, Serena began attending KingsWay when she moved to Midlothian in 2012 - immediately becoming drawn in to the vibrant and diverse community. She received her undergrad degree in Communications and Journalism and is pursuing graduate work in Counseling and Discipleship. Serena works full-time in the non-profit sector and serves on the board of the Bolivia Missions Foundation.

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