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Oct 30 We leave for Kiev, Ukraine. Pray for safety, rest on the flight and that all our luggage makes the connections.
Oct 31 Today we arrive in Kiev. After dinner the team will be meeting with three key leaders from the Ukrainian Antioch Church Planting team to learn more about their work in Central Asia. Pray for alertness and strength.
Nov 1 Additional meetings will be held with Antioch leaders today. Pray that there will be clear communication, understanding, and for the Holy Spirit’s guidance and direction through these discussions.
Nov 2 This is a travel day to Chisinau. The flight leaves at 6:30am. Pray for safety and no delays.
Nov 3 During our stay in Chisinau, we will be meeting with Cristi Calin and Steve Yeats. Pray that we can encourage them and gain understanding on how SMI, Cristi and Steve can work together in the future.
Nov 4 There is a Bible study tonight with Steve Yeats’ church. Pray that Ron would have wisdom as he shares from the Word.
Nov 5 Pray for our time with Andrew and Radik in Komrat. Ask the Lord to open the doors for the team to minister at the University.
Nov 6 This morning one of the team members will be sharing from the Word in the Inviere Church in Chisinau. Ask for clear communication and for meaningful fellowship at church.
The team will also be participating with Open Heaven Church (OHC) today in an outreach. Pray for opportunities to share the Gospel and that the hearts of the young adults would be softened. We will be traveling back with the group from OHC to Tiraspol. Ask for safety on the roads.
Nov 7 This week there will be many meetings with pastors and church leaders. Pray that the team can be an encouragement and for creativity on how SMI and the churches can work together.
Nov 8 Today will be spent with Help the Children (HTC) and Mark Fashevsky, the director of HTC and the thrift stores. Ask that Ron and Curtis would gain a greater understanding of the work.
Nov 9 Ron will be teaching on leadership at Open Heaven Church. Ask that he would have the Spirit’s words and that there would be meaningful discussions with those who participate.
Nov 10 This is our last full day in country. Pray that the team will be able to finalize any last minute details and that we will have a good night’s rest before tomorrow’s travel.
Nov 11 Pray for protection and that we will make all our connections as we travel home.
Thank you for your prayers!