Praise God for answering prayer by sending us 5 new applicants in September and October. Pray for smooth journeys for all in the process and for their partnership development. Pray for wisdom for the candidate team as they prepare for the next Candidates Course, collaborate with mobilizers and refine candidate training and processes.
Give thanks that over the last two months, God has brought several enquirers for both short and long term missions. Give thanks for the recent commissioning of a couple to serve in Japan. Pray for our various state teams as we journey with those who have expressed an interest in missions, and look for suitable placements for 2024.
Pray for the National Training Event (NTE) December 1-6 in Australia where about 2000 university students gather at a Christian conference. We will have a team of OMF mobilizers joining the conference to represent OMF and connect with students. It was through one such conversation at NTE last year that led to a student now going out with Serve Asia.... Read more
Give thanks for many individuals and teams enquiring or applying for Serve Asia. Pray for the coordinators who screen, arrange placements with the fields, train and debrief. Also pray for new Serve Asia administrators and coordinators for the OMF Australia team. Pray for a dental student going out in early December to serve a 5-week short-term placement in a sensitive context.