Please pray for us because when you pray, God hears more than what you say, answers more than we ask and gives more than we imagine, in His own time and in His own way.
Praise God for …
1. The Good News shared through all the activities of Smiles work in Romania.
2. The Baptisms on Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 in Mierlau. Pray for the daily life of the candidates as they grow in the Lord.
3. Our 3 friends who made it to Romania and are serving on our first Mission Trip this year.
4. The support received and progress made to Dezna Outreach Centre to be a ‘Year-Round’ facility.
5. The great work Luke has been able to achieve painting JFL and now helping with new Polytunnels.
6. The continued Fund-Raising opportunities undertaken during lock-down, and the generosity of donors.
7. Families, and Individuals like those in Mierlau being helped through the Field Project, for us being able to make a life-changing difference as the Hands & Feet of Christ.
8. God’s Hand being on all Smiles staff and beneficiaries, keeping them safe and well as they face the challenges of the day.
9. Supporters, Volunteers, Ambassadors and Key People who give so generously of their time and resources, sharing the opportunities and needs for people to get involved with Smiles.
10. The work of The Smiles Foundation in transforming lives in the Name of Christ.
Please pray for …
1. Continued opportunities to share the Good News of the Gospel through our Projects which people need to always hear.
2. Important meetings and decisions to be made in the coming weeks concerning Projects and Staff impacted by government and operational decisions for the future around COVID.
3. Everyone within the Smiles’ Family for safety, health and confidence of support through this crisis. Pray for those staff who have tested positive for COVID, for safe isolation and return to work soon.
4. Wisdom and Clarity for Kevin as he works through the challenges of the current crisis and plans for the future of Smiles for the decade to come.
5. The future plans of Mission Trips which are so critically important to Smiles. Ask for God to stir hearts of those unable to travel this year, that they will make commitments for 2021.
6. The Monthly Budget of Smiles. In Faith we have always moved forward trusting God to provide all our needs – please consider your support month by month to ensure the work continues to be fully protected and supported.
7. The continuing response and follow up to Sponsorship, Fund-Raising and Development. Especially for Luke, Annette, Jean, Adrian and Rob as they all encourage our volunteers and supporters to both know more and to be more involved.
8. The UK Head Office – for all the work Dawn undertakes through-out the year. Also, the Smiles Trustees in America, UK and Romania responsibility for vision, direction and governance.
9. The Romanian Executive (Maria, Adi & Simona) responsible with Kevin for Operational Management in Romania, especially remembering Maria as she juggles the responsibilities of a growing family.
10. That God will reveal Himself to the people we serve in His Name every day in Romania – that through the projects you support, people may come to know the One, True, Living God.