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"Will You Be in Heaven with Me?"

Children often ask some pretty amazing questions, and often God uses these innocent yet profound questions to spark spiritual interest in their parents.

A Czech family from an MTW church plant in Zlin encouraged their non-Christian neighbors to send their son to a Christian camp. Although the parents had been resistant to any kind of outreach, they allowed their son to go. When the son came home, he asked his dad, “Will you be in heaven with me?” Even though this initially upset the boy’s atheist father, he allowed his son to return to camp last year.

In October, the mother from this family attended a church retreat and connected with an MTW missionary couple. The mother asked whether it was possible to have a strong marriage while being married to an atheist, which opened up a great dialogue. She later said, “I think I do believe.”

Years of resistance, years of friendship and prayers for friends, years of nothing in response—and now we are seeing the harvest for this family.

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Zlin Czech Republic Jan 28, 2015
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Pray for relationships formed in Czech Republic after the summer's English camp and that God would draw the students to Himself. 

Pray for those in Czech Republic who are building relationship with our team and church members, that they would come to faith in Christ. 

Pray for two women, Monika and Andrea, who have recently come to faith against the odds in a hard-to-reach, largely atheistic European city.

Pray for Monika, that God would continue to heal her, give her a new purpose, and protect her life from physical harm, and for Andrea, that she would grow deep roots of faith and be a witness to those like her—unlikely subjects—of the reality of the grace of God.

Pray for the children in Zlin, Czech, to find Jesus through church opportunities geared toward children. Pray for God to use their faith to draw their parents to Christ.

Pray that God would call people to go and reach unreached people groups around the globe. 

Pray for the new believers God is drawing to Himself in Ukraine, and for those returning to faith in the wake of war.

Pray today for the unreached living in Central Asia, as well as for the local believers and missionaries hoping to reach them. Pray for relationships and conversations of faith. 

Pray for Ukrainian pastors and church members who remain in dangerous areas, and for those transporting supplies across enemy lines. 

Pray for our partner churches in Ukraine, and especially for the pastors, trying to care for church members who've stayed and those who've left. 

Please pray for Dominican church leaders to be trained and equipped to start new churches in the DR.

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