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Prayer List: Terrorist Attack Kills 26 in Pakistan


Associated Press is reporting that 26 people were killed in a suicide bombing in northern Pakistan. Another 45 people were wounded in the attack.

Prayer List

* Pray for the Holy Spirit to comfort the families and friends of the victims.
* Pray for healing for the injured.
* Pray for the Holy Spirit to convict the Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (who claimed responsibility for the attack) terrorists of their sin/hate and to draw them to repentence.
* Pray for Christians to share the love of Christ with Muslims worldwide.


Prayer List: Winter Storms Kill 43 And Three Churches Destroyed


According to Reuters, winter storms in the United States “killed at least 43 people, flattened buildings and snarled transportation for millions during a busy travel time.”

Numerous people are homeless in Garland, Texas following a devastating tornado. The city website reports, “Approximately 600 structures have been damaged in the storm. They include single-family, multi-family and commercial property. Single family homes account for the largest percentage of damage.”

Tornadoes destroyed at least three churches: two in Red Oak, Texas and one in Birmingham, Alabama.

Texas Baptist Men have already set up disaster relief operations in Garland and Rowlett.

Prayer List

* Pray for the Holy Spirit to comfort families and friends of the deceased.
* Pray for healing for the injured.
* Pray for housing for the homeless.
* Pray for financial needs to be met for employees and business owners that are now out of work.
* Pray for Christian disaster relief personnel to meet human needs and to share the Gospel with people that need hope.
* Pray for the church congregations that lost their buildings to find a new place to worship and that their members would grow closer to Christ.