Prayer Requests from the Frontlines in Asia
Pray for strong relationships within & between countries.
Pray for the emerging collaboration as relationships of trust develop: church-to-church visits for ministry and encouragement, shared outreach & relief work, local and international intern exchanges.
Pray for Church Planting Movements – among unreached minorities and in the mega cities
Pray for more equipping and renewal – building relationships with the Church in China and providing kingdom & leadership training
Pray for the compassion, mercy and transformation ministry being done amongst the homeless, handicapped, victims of leprosy, and persecuted believers.
Please pray for the Berry Family, from the Miami Vineyard. Pray for the disciples they are making in the capital city of Vientiane. Pray for their vision to start a training school and send out planters into other parts of the country. There is opposition from the government who recently shut down their halfway home for recovering addicts and prevents them from gathering freely to worship.
Pray for the seven churches in Cambodia, including a new church plant this year. The churches are beginning to self-multiply, pray for their continued multiplication.
Pray for 60 leaders from the various churches recently trained in kingdom practices and soul care.
Pray for the two Vineyard churches in Thailand: Bangkok and Rayong. The Bangkok Vineyard is seeing many teens from the slums come to faith. Please pray for their growth and multiplication. The pastor, Sukit, has a vision to plant churches in Southeast Asia and is mentoring church planters in various stages in Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Phuket as well as sending teams to train and encourage the church in Laos. Pray for the two children’s homes in Chiang Mai and Mae Sot which were started by members of The Coast Vineyard.
Pray for the Vineyard in Indonesia to continue creating and multiplying Communities of Hope by meeting felt needs in a sustainable, scalable and creative way, one community at a time.
Pray for their release as an AVC and for their continued ability to impact people from all of the various backgrounds represented in Indonesia including business people, government workers, and Muslims.
The Vineyard movement has been emerging in India for nearly 15 years. Pray for the 15 churches served by a core group of four regional leaders. Pray for this core team, which is made up of a great diversity of ages, regions, and personalities, to build our movement across such a large and diverse country. Pray for the annual national gatherings where the unique values and ethos of the Vineyard are sown. They have also taken spiritual formation and soul care to heart as foundational for leaders. As the foundations have grown strong, pray for the strength and expansion of the U.S. side of the partnership to support the potential that lies ahead.
Pray for the Vineyard in Sri Lanka! Pray for the church in Makundara and its three plants in Negumbo, Colombo, and Kandy. Pray for the church in Matale which has a huge kids' ministry and outreach to the Tamil people group. Pray for the newly started discipleship initiative and the growing relationships with more Vineyard Pastors in Asia.