Prayer points sent to me by Jarrod McNaughton :
There are still difficulties at the school. A year wide science test happened Friday for example that took all the year 8 students without me even knowing. These things have made it hard, but there have been
We wanted to say a quick hello before we take off for Epi where saying these sorts of ‘hellos’ to lots of people at once is a bit limited! Our plan is to settle back into village life next week and then for the next couple of months do what we can to further encourage the Lewo speakers to really get stuck into their new New Testaments. There’s the local school kids, there’s the Girls’ Brigade group, there’s Sunday school, and church services, and family homes, and daily men’s chats under the ‘community tree’. All of them, and probably more, are potentials for reading, listening and learning from God’s Word together. We need wisdom to know how to best use our time – all those things I just listed could happen in one, or all of the 7 Lewo speaking villages. And then there’s the ‘youth’ – how is it best to connect with them? Thanks for praying for what at times feels like an overwhelming task.