Death tolls are rising, and the Coronavirus is spreading like wildfire in South Africa. Get informed on what is happening in South Africa from this article. Read here.
The death toll is rising in Nigeria as Islamic radical groups martyr Christian. The estimates have passed 1200 Christian in 2020. For more information, read this article.
This week, summer classes started at the Our Generation Training Center. We are excited to have several new students joining us this term and more students planning to come over the next few months. While we are thankful for all these new students, we are reminded of the need for space for students dorms and classrooms. Right now, we are accommodating students the best we can, but the need for property is more urgent than ever.
We have also started advanced missions training classes for new missionaries to further their education and preparation. These classes began Thursday from 4pm to 6pm and were taught by veteran missionaries Mark Coffey to South Africa and Travis Snode to the United Kingdom.
With that in mind, we are so thankful that things are moving forward with plans to purchase land for the Training Center. So far, God has provided $511,619 towards the land purchase!! We are grateful to everyone who has given and we would like to ask you to pray for God to provide the remaining $128,380 by July 31th to pay for the land.
Lines formed early Monday morning as the ban for selling alcohol was lifted in South Africa. Many people were happy to be able to purchase alcohol during the lockdown. You can read more here. Believer, please pray more would hear the call to go places in Africa and receive true peace that only comes from the gospel.
Please pray for the 16 countries that make up West Africa and especially Burkina Faso, where at least ten people were killed by a terrorist group. Read more here. Please pray and consider giving your life to make a difference with the gospel around the world.