Who is the King of glory? The LORD, strong and mighty, the LORD mighty in battle.
-Psalm 24:8 (NIV)
We bow before You, O King of glory! You are our strength and victorious warrior. We yield to Your ways and thank You for going to battle for our souls. You make us courageous.
Praise God for the Sulawesi disaster response. As of October 25th there have been a total of163 flights, 106.2 flight hours, 28,293 kg freight (relief supplies), 446 passengers, 37 different locations reached. Pray for the more than 220,000 people who remain homeless since the earthquake/tsunami last month.
Pray that God will thwart the plans of evil against His people today. Praise the Lord that Christ is the perfect Lamb who takes away the sins of the world!
Lift up Blayne and Bethany Sterling who are serving with MAF in Tarakan, Kalimantan, Indonesia. Blayne is the base manager and enjoys helping out at the hangar. Bethany loves teaching the MAF missionary kids. Pray for energy to finish out their second school year well. Pray also for more ministry partners to help with their shortfall in support.
Praise God that this year He has provided the East Central Asia team with an airplane, parts for the airplane, gas for the airplane, and, lastly, a pilot for the airplane! (MAF aviator bear only represents the pilot in this restricted access country.)
Lift up Lary and Sheryl Strietzel, who have served with MAF since 1990. They have ministered in Mali, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and Uganda. Currently, they serve the Congolese people in eastern DRC from Nyankunde. Lary is the chief pilot, flight scheduler, and maintenance engineer. Sheryl’s ministry includes supporting Lary, offering hospitality, as well as praying for and sharing the Gospel with hospital patients.
Pray for good instruction for Sunday School teachers in Daboto, Papua, Indonesia. Praise God for new materials!