The Rev. Buford "Boo" Hankins and the Rev. Phyllis Hankins departed June 22 for a two-year assignment in Yei, Sudan. Holston members are invited to participate in a 40-day prayer journey that began June 14, the first day of Annual Conference. The complete guide is provided here by the Sudan Action Team, but this "Pray Now" link in The Call 2 weekly e-news will provide the following week's prayers until completion of the journey.
July 1: Pray that the work with village pastors will be harmonious.
July 2: Pray that the work with villagers in regard to water purification will be eagerly received.
July 3: Today whatever joys are expressed in Yei, may they grow and grow.
July 4: As we celebrate the freedoms of our own country, let us pray that the peace agreement holds for the people of southern Sudan.
July 5: Pray that Holston’s work will demonstrate the compassion of Christ to everyone with whom our love and witness is shared.
July 6: Pray that the churches of Yei will continue to grow in their faith and play a leading role in leading their neighbors to faith in Jesus.
July 7: Thank God for the water that now flows in the Yei communities.
July 8: Thank God for the living water that we offer in the name of Jesus Christ to the people of Yei, Sudan.
July 9: Pray that Boo & Phyllis will adjust well to new food.