Please pray for the many Southeast Asian women and children who live in extreme poverty, work very hard, and face horrible abuse when they try to provide for their families. Some are even sold into sexual slavery. Pray for ministries that reach out to them and provide safe homes and employment training. “Deliver me, O my God, from the hand of the wicked, from the grasp of evil and cruel men” (Psalm 71:4).
Please pray for women partnering with churches that reach out to Indonesian and Filipino domestic workers in Singapore, seeking opportunities to distribute Women of Hope programs to encourage and teach them in their own languages. Pray also for wisdom in ministering to Singaporean women.
Please pray for TWR’s Cambodia team to be able to continue visiting and providing health and relationship training to villages that face problems such as domestic violence, gambling, alcohol abuse, divorce, and caring for large families.
Please pray for Cambodian mothers who struggle to provide enough food for their children. Pray that local churches would help them develop skills to grow food or make items to sell.
Please pray for the women’s ministry coordinator for TWR Cambodia. She is also a prayer-calendar translator and producer of the Khmer Women of Hope program. Praise the Lord for the 100 Cambodian prayer groups, which receive 2,800 monthly prayer calendars delivered by bus, taxi, and pastors!
Please pray for wisdom for TWR Women of Hope staff in the Philippines as they answer the hundreds of text messages they receive each month from young people struggling with relationships and moral decisions.
Please pray for listeners to understand their need for God’s forgiveness and the hope he offers through a relationship with him once they have accepted Jesus as their personal Savior. “But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us” (Romans 5:8).
Please pray for TWR Women of Hope’s Tagalog, Cebuano, and Ilocano team members as they reach out to Filipino women through radio, prayer groups, women’s centers, and prison ministry.
Please pray for Christian women who live with husbands or parents who are not yet followers of Christ. Ask God to make the women strong in their faith and gentle in their love toward those who are hateful and abusive toward them.
Please pray for protection and good health for the TWR Myanmar staff and for Women of Hope listeners who have serious medical needs and few resources
Please pray for TWR Women of Hope workers in Southeast Asia who write, phone, text, and visit listeners and give them hope for a better future. Many express how much it means to them that someone cares enough to listen to them.
Please pray for more radios for listeners in Southeast Asian countries like Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar and Vietnam, providing teaching for Christians and the opportunity for millions to hear the gospel.
Lord, grant strength and wisdom for the TWR Women of Hope team members in India. They face many challenges as they reach out to connect through the languages of Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Indian English, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu. Thank you Lord that you hear the language of their hearts and overcome all their challenges. Amen.
Holy Spirit, encounter leaders in South Asia in a supernatural way to reveal Jesus, as the Spirit did with Saul. Open blind eyes, soften hearts, convict us of sin, and generate new life is us. Amen.
Jesus Christ, Lover of our soul, today we unite in praying against the spirit of poverty. Many families in Nepal are trapped in poverty with little hope of a better future. We pray that many will hear of YOUR love for them and the dignity YOU offer them as children of God. Amen.