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Prayer Guide for Rhonda Alford trip to Kharkiv, Ukraine
July 19 – Aug 5
“We can do more than pray-but until we pray, we cannot do more!”
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Wednesday July 19 – Depart home city and fly to Europe
Pray for travel mercy
Thursday July 20 – Arrive in Kiev, Ukraine
Pray that checked bags are transferred correctly and arrive with the group.
Friday July 21- Depart Kiev by train to Kharkiv
Pray for the church in Kharkiv as they make final preparations and greet the group. Pray for unity and partnership with the mission team and Ukrainian staff.
Saturday July 22 – All day registration
Pray the process will be organized and professional, yet relaxed and friendly.
Sunday July 23 – Worship with the church and afternoon registration
Pray for God to bring a burden to share Christ with the hopeless people of their city. Pray they will commit to work along with the American team.
Monday July 24 – Friendship Evangelism
Pray God will use each teacher to connect with every student.
Tuesday July 25 –
Pray for health and strength of the team. Pray that the teachers will have the God-given ability to make the lessons interesting. Pray that lives will shine Christ before we speak His name.
Wednesday July 26
Pray for serious commitment today for each teacher and class.
Thursday July 27 and Friday July 28 – Personal Evangelism
Pray that God will open the door for a personal testimony of how God has changed their lives.
Saturday 29 – Day of renewal and rest
Pray for the health of the teachers and students. Pray Isaiah 40:29 for them, “He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.”
Sunday July 30 – Proclamation Evangelism
Pray the hall will be packed. Pray for an atmosphere of joy and open hearts. Ask God to speak to students and guest through each song and the message. Ask God to fill empty hearts with His love.
Monday July 31 - Evangelistic message after each class
Pray that God will bring conviction of sin.
Tuesday August 1 – Evangelistic message after each class
Pray that God will give students a clear vision of Christ on the cross.
Wednesday August 2 – Evangelistic message after each class
Pray that God will cause the students to turn to Christ in faith and invite Him into their lives.
Thursday August 3 – Decision Day
Pray for each student as they are asked to fill out a decision card. Pray that the Holy Spirit will lead them powerfully during this service. Pray for the team as they depart to Kiev.
Friday August 4 – Morning arrival in Kiev
Pray for the team as they prepare for their flights home.
Saturday August 5 – Early morning departure for home
Pray for travel mercy.
Thank you for your prayers. If you would like more information there will be a copy of a complete prayer guide at the church Sunday morning.