Please join our team as we pray for the following needs:

NOTE: Many of these requests for prayer are gleaned from Newsletters we receive from our Partner Schools and organizations. If you would like to receive the more detailed prayer letter we send out, please subscribe to our 'Pray For Us' e-newsletter.


  • Pray that attitudes and practices in India's society, especially toward those most vulnerable, might be changed to reflect God's care for women, and that ministry would widen to other needy sections of the population.
  • Pray for stability, peace and godly leadership development in Pakistan, and for unity and a growing maturity in the Pakistani churches. 

Southeast Asia:

  • As we pray for those affected by Hurricane Harvey, please also intercede for those facing devastating monsoon floods in South Asia (Mumbai and NE India, Nepal, and Bangladesh). So far, in the worst flooding the region has seen in over a decade, 1,200 are dead (mostly in impoverished shanty towns), over 40 million are suffering loss and displacement, and 1.6 million children are unable to return to school. (ScholarLeaders)
  • Give thanks with us that good housing has been found for the students at Hanoi Bible College (Vietnam)! Continue to pray that a long-term solution can be found for a larger campus..
  • Pray for perseverance and wisdom for the translators and publishers at Seed Christian Literature in Hanoi, that they will produce quality literature for the church and that it will sell and help this fledgling company become self-sustainable.
  • Pray for enthusiasm and courage in sharing the Gospel so that the church in Hanoi will continue to flourish and grow.

Latin America:

  • Pray for Godly leaders who will prioritize Haiti's wellbeing and address the nation's massive problems. Two centuries of misrule, tyranny and rampant corruption have immersed the country in hopelessness and despair.  
  • The Church in Brazil has grown quickly over the last few decades. Pray for the development of a new generation of leaders, for a growing trust in Brazil of the Evangelical movement and that the Brazilian Church will accept an important and strategic role in these difficult times. (Scholar Leaders)

Eastern Europe:

  • Pray that God's Word would continue to resonate in prisons in Ukraine and beyond as people behind bars find Christ.  

Middle East:

  • Pray for the Church in the Middle East, that as it meets the immense and urgent challenge of responding to the current refugee crisis it may be provided the necessary resources and respond in a Christ-like manner.
  • Pray for the training of pastors within the evangelical churches in Egypt – as the Church grows and faces trials and persecution, solid leadership is essential.
  • Please lift up Lebanon and the Middle East and pray for peace, for God to raise peacemakers among His followers, and for the church in the Arab world to be an agent of restoration, healing and reconciliation.


  • Pray that God would watch over Kenya as the country prepares for General Elections, which will be held in August. Pray that the elections will be peaceful.
  • • Pray that the Church in Africa would be steadfast in the Gospel, and that God would raise up a generation of men and women to spearhead quality discipleship and authentic Christianity. (Global Scholars)
  • Pray for greater attention to be paid to malaria and for greater action to eradicate it.


  • Pray for the strategic consultations that are being held with specific schools in 2017 in direct follow up to the Institutes of Excellence that were held in 2016.
  • Please pray for President Pete Den Haan who will be in Hanoi, Vietnam from September 6-9 to chair the Overseas Council Network Leaders Conference, which includes the following leaders: Stuart Brooking (Australia); Scott Cunningham (USA); Tony Plews (New Zealand) and Andreas Kammer (Europe). They will gather to pray, share information, plan and seek ways to coordinate and cooperate wherever possible.