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. Good News shared through the various Reports of the work in Romania.
2. Great progress with the renovation and plans at the Dezna Outreach Centre and the need for on-going Support.
3. The Mission Trips already being planned for 2019 with more than 100 people booked.
4. The ministry led by Pastor Vasile at the Tileagd & Rapa churches as well as through other projects.
5. The strategic developments within the Field Project for Smiles Romania and our search for a support worker with Alina to continue impacting families, communities and individuals.
6. Success and progress through our Educational Support in Tileagd, Gepiu and Rapa.
7. The Staff and work done to support 124 residents cared for in Smiles Residential Facilities.
8. The entire Smiles Staff, all Romanian Nationals including the Enterprise Initiative (Sminro) who all serve faithfully to help share the Love of God and enable the poor and disadvantaged to have a better life. We Praise God for the work directed by the Romanian Management Team, Maria, Georgi, Adi and Simona who serve daily with Kevin.
9. 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 success in sharing the Good News of the Gospel through our Projects and for more people to make confessions of faith.
2. Smiles Day – February 2nd/3rd 2019 – Fund-Raising support for Smiles work in Romania.
3. The Romanian Executive (Kevin, Maria, Georgi, Adi & Simona) responsible for Operational Management in Romania and the Smiles Trustees responsible for vision, direction and governance.
Especially pray for Kevin’s extensive and demanding trip to America – February and early March.
4. 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 grow.
5. New team members for Assistant Pastor and Field Support to start by April.
6. Dezna Outreach Centre and the plans to start Children’s Camps in June 2019 – plus exploratory plans for a Residential Care Facility and to ensure we execute God’s Will for Dezna. Pray for the Official Opening Plans for September 28th/29th 2019.
7. Development plans for the Emergency Housing Unit – after 13 years since first opened, pray this next stage will be successful in our efforts to fulfill God’s Will.
8. The continuing response and follow up to Sponsorship, Fund-raising and Development. For our work with volunteers and supporters and the follow up of all those interested to know more and to be more involved.
9. The UK Head Office – for all the work Dawn undertakes through-out the year.
10. That God will reveal Himself to the 1,500 + 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.