1. Pray for Rev. Carl and Kelsey Grulke and their family as they transition to living in Dallas, Texas, to attend classes at GIAL. May God grant them patience and wisdom as they juggle parenting and schoolwork.
  2. Pray that God would bless the translation teams in Liberia with wisdom as they check and revise each book to make it clear and natural.
  3. Pray that God would bless Sean Pluger as he finishes up his schooling at Rift Valley Academy.
  4. Praise God for the freedom we have because of Christ’s life, death, and resurrection to save us from our sin.
  5. Pray that God would grant Aili Esala wisdom and grace as she daily walks with Him.
  6. Please pray for safe travel for Tim and Michelle Miller as they travel back to Southeast Asia. Praise God for their time in the U.S. with family, friends, and supporters.
  7. Praise God for the work of Dr. Jim and Susan Kaiser as they serve in Ethiopia.
  8. Pray for restored health for Barclay Karnley, who is an international partner of LBT in Liberia.
  9. Pray that Isaiah Wagner would daily grow in his faith and knowledge of God.
  10. Pray for LBT’s photojournalist and videography intern Michelle Griffith as she travels to Zambia and Botswana.
  11. Pray for the Nizaa translation team, who will be participating in a translation seminar from July 11-22nd. Pray that their team will grow in skill and camaraderie as they learn together.
  12. Pray for God’s blessings upon Rev. David and Valerie Federwitz and their family as they serve in Ghana.
  13. Pray for Rev. Nathan and Sarah Esala as they prepare for their presentation at the National Youth Gathering next week.
  14. Praise God for the dedication of the Nsenga New Testament in Zambia today. Pray that His Word will be read, heard, and understood by the Nsenga people.
  15. Pray for the LBT staff and missionaries who are attending the LCMS National Youth Gathering in New Orleans. May God bless their conversations and presentations.
  16. Please pray for safe travels for LBTC volunteer Mackenzie Kure, who is flying to Cameroon to support the Kuhn family as a nanny. Pray that God would bless them with a smooth transition and good relationship building.
  17. Pray for God’s wisdom and guidance for Dr. Jim Kaiser as he checks over the last half of the Konso translation of the book of Numbers with the translation team July 11-22nd.
  18. Pray for the workshop focusing on 2 Corinthians at the Nigeria Bible Translation Trust. The workshop started July 4th and will continue through the 22nd.
  19. Pray for Josh Wagner and Rev. Mike Kuhn who are traveling to attend the Crisis Response Training course in Ghana this week. Pray that God will provide for and protect their families while they are away. Pray for Ali Federwitz who is a facilitator for the training.
  20. Pray for the Plugers as they prepare to travel and transition back to living in the United States.
  21. Pray for Elliot and Serena Derricks as they transition to living in Dallas and taking classes at GIAL. May God grant them wisdom and patience as they study.
  22. Pray for the health and safety of our missionaries, associate missionaries, international associates, and partners as they serve in God’s mission.
  23. Pray for wisdom as Scripture projects do their planning and writing of proposals for funding in 2017. May God guide the process and raise up many individuals to be a part in the work.
  24. Pray for blessings upon Rob Veith as he works with Rev. Tim Beckendorf on the Khwedam Scripture songwriting workshop taking place in Shakawe, Botswana this month.
  25. Pray that God would bless LBT missionaries, associate missionaries, partners, and staff with reliable internet connectivity for better communication and workability with projects.
  26. Praise God for Rev. Michael and Jo Ann Megahan as they celebrate their 47th wedding anniversary today. Also, pray for their family members, Mauro, Gwynneth, and Peter, as they celebrate their birthdays this month.
  27. Praise God for the continued learning and development of Paul and Ali Federwitz’s children. Pray that this month-long break will bring refreshment and growth.
  28. Pray for the Lord’s protection for the Millers’ children this summer, especially for safety for Joel and Sarah who are both new drivers.
  29. Praise God for all of the faithful prayer partners and financial supporters of LBT, missionaries, and projects.
  30. Praise God for Rev. Tim and Lisa Beckendorf and their family as they serve with LBT in Botswana.
  31. Pray for the Spirit’s leading as the Millers fully integrate back into the Khon team and make decisions about where they will be relocating.