For Joel as he prepares to present a teaching on Nehemiah to Lisu pastors in mid-October.
For the Lillie family & co-workers who'll be traveling to Nan Province (east of Chiang Mai province) at the end of September/October to visit Lua Christians, whom Joel has trained in years past. Pray for possible upcoming trainings that Joel will conduct with the Lua Christians in Pua (Nan Province).
For Joel as he's recently connected with an old friend - a Karen (people group) pastor, who has invited Joel (and Walter Ridgley) to conduct leadership training on an ongoing basis with Karen Christians.
For Kelly and Joel who will be reaching out to children at Dungpago Rawang Christian Church outside of Chiang Mai. Please pray that, through teaching English, we will be able to make contact to Thai Buddhist children in the surrounding area.
For Joel who's currently preparing several leadership lessons for future trainings.
Continue to pray for our family as we reach out to the children at the after school Children's Club at Tongkai Grade School in Chiang Mai each Wednesday afternoon on an ongoing basis. Pray that those interested in becoming believers, and that other children will express an interest as well.
Continue to pray for the anointing power of the Holy Spirit in every aspect of the Lillie's outreach ministry.
For new opportunities to evangelize and disciple among the Thai people..
Still an urgent financial goal needed: Funding to refurbish and finish setting up Joel's office at the Christian Resource Center: approximately $7,000.
Pray in advance for our oldest son, John, who'll be joining us in Thailand from December 7th - January 7th. He will be helping us in several ways with the work while he's here. Pray in advance for the Holy Spirit to make the most of his time while he's in Thailand.
For Josiah, who, after a 10-day leave, will be serving in the Navy in Jacksonville, Florida for at least six months. Please pray for the squadron that he will be assigned to - that he will find favor with those whom he work.
For John and Josiah, who will spend 5 days together in October. Pray that they will make the most of their time together in Tennessee to encourage each other.
For Janaya as she is homeschooled. Pray that she will be able to make friends and continue to adapt living in Thailand.
For the entire Lillie family and good heath: physically, mentally/emotionally, and spiritually.
For Kelly and Joel to have quality time with each other, and especially the Lord in both the Word and prayer.
Continue to pray that John (23), Josiah (21) and Janaya (9), will daily walk close with the Lord and grow in their faith. Pray for the fruits of the Spirit to work in great ways in their lives.