His incomparably great power for us who believe…is like the working of His mighty strength. Ephesians 1:19

March 1- The consequences of a poor harvest last year continue to affect the lives of the Zerma. Pray for those who lack food—especially the most vulnerable such as widows and orphans—to have their needs met.

March 2- Pray for “EVE,” Kimberly’s friend and neighbor. Thank God that she allows her children to come to kids’ clubs every week. Pray that God would open her eyes and soften her heart to the truth.

March 3- Pray for Zerma families whose husbands and fathers have left Niger in search of work in neighboring countries. Pray that God would meet their physical needs in such a way that causes them to be receptive to the Gospel.

March 5- Today a volunteer team of four men from our partnering church, FBC, Sandersville, GA, will be leaving the U.S. heading for Niger. They will be spending the next 10 days in various villages sharing the Word and discipling and encouraging believers. Pray for safety for Scott, Scott, Andy and Bill as they travel. Pray that they would adjust quickly to changes in climate and culture.

March 6- The team from FBC, Sandersville arrives today about 10:30 a.m. EST, about 4:30 p.m. Niger time. Pray that Scott, Scott, Andy, and Bill would used greatly by God over the next ten days. Pray that the lost would hear the gospel, that God would touch the hearts of those who hear it, and that believers would be strengthened and grow in their faith and knowledge of the Scriptures.

March 7- Please continue to pray for the staff needs for Sahel Academy, our children’s school. We have a large number of teaching positions open for the coming school. Pray that people would be obedient to God’s call to come and teach here in Niger.

March 8- Pray for creativity and inspiration as Kimberly has built friendships with many grocery store workers in Niamey. Pray that she will find ways to share the Gospel with many she comes into contact each week.

March 9- Pray for clarity and understanding for Kimberly as she begins a new unit on “the life of David” with one of the kids’ club groups this month.

March 10- Pray for a group of Zerma believers in the village of “B.” They have been meeting together regularly to study the Word and several of them have been recently baptized. Pray for their spiritual growth, pray that they would be of one heart and one mind as they meet together. Pray that the Lord would add to their number and that they would be a positive witness to others in their village. Pray that God would protect them from the schemes of Satan.

March 11- Pray for Don and Teresa as they continue to speak at conferences and churches about the work among the Zerma.

March 12- Remember to pray for the team from FBC, Sandersville as they continue to minister among the Zerma. They will probably be hot and weary today so pray for them to have strength and perseverance.

March 13- Pray for rest and renewal for the Bolls as they have traveled extensively and faithfully shared about the Zerma people.

March 14- The team from FBC, Sandersville will be leaving tomorrow, headed home after a busy 10 days. Pray for a safe trip home and pray for the seeds they planted and the soil they cultivated would grow and flourish over the coming months.

March 15- Today is Kaye’s (Kimberly’s mom) birthday. Pray for her as she preparing to move to be closer to Caroline when she enters college this fall.

March 16- Today is Phil’s birthday. Pray that he would be renewed in the Spirit today and that God would strengthen and equip him to accomplish His tasks for the Zerma people.

March 17- Pray for Caroline and Sahel Academy’s senior class as they leave today for their senior class trip. Pray for safety as they travel down to the coast and for a fun and special time together as a class.

March 18- In every decision we make today, help us to have the mind of Christ. 1 Cor. 2:16

March 19- Pray for our strength, stamina, and patience as hot season will have begun this month. Pray for good rest at night to have energy for the many hot days ahead.

March 20- Pray that the Zerma people will be tender hearted towards God and boldly choose to follow Christ.

March 21- Pray that God will open doors of opportunity for the Cains to witness to the Zerma.

March 22- Pray for peace for Don and Teresa as they are used by God where they live in the States.

March 23- For the next four days we’ll be joining with other missionaries here in Niger for a spiritual retreat. Several volunteers will be coming from the U.S. to lead us in worship and preaching the Word. Pray for the volunteers as they travel and prepare to minister to us. Pray that this would be a time of refreshment for all involved.

March 24- Pray for us to receive encouragement for dealing with the complications of day to day living.

March 25- Pray for Phil and Kimberly to show that the love of Christ is their reason for helping.

March 26- Pray that today’s celebration of Easter would bring many opportunities to share the Good News of the gospel with those who are lost. Pray that God would reveal Himself to those who are seeking Him.

March 27- Pray for new Christians to cope with family or cultural ostracism, and to grow in their relationship to Christ.

March 28- Thank you for praying for the children who come to kids’ clubs. Many are growing in their understanding of who God is and how much He loves them. Your prayers make a difference!

March 29- Pray for opportunities for Dona and Teresa to share their worldview with congregations. Pray for receptive hearts and for God to call out missionaries among those congregations.

March 30- May the Bolls and the Cains “be strengthened with all power according to Your glorious might so that they my have great endurance and patience, and joyfully give thanks to You, Father.” Col. 1:11-12

March 31- Pray for the Saturday afternoon kids’ club in the “G” neighborhood that meets at the church. Praise God for the 30 to 40 children who come each week to hear the Bible stories.