Thursday, January 10, 2013

Back To Ghana

Jasper Speaks:

February 1-9, I will be returning with a new team to Ghana to minister with Trinity Baptist Church. We will be working to help the people of Nima, Accra, Ghana learn about hygiene and basic first aid. We would appreciate your prayers for us. Here is a list of how you can be praying.

Before the Trip:
Pray that we will be diligent in preparations . Pray that all monies need to provide for the trip will be received. Pray for team members to have confidence and not be nervous about the flights and trip.

During the Trip:

February 1 – Please pray for safe travel for the team to NYC and onto Accra. Pray for the families of team members as they begin their week without their loved ones.

February 2 – Please pray for a restful night’s sleep in Ghana as the team prepares for the week of service

February 3 – Pray for the team as they share their testimonies in Sunday School at Trinity Baptist Church and for Jasper who will preach. Also, pray for God to reveal Himself as the team prayer walks through Nima. Pray for the team’s preparations for the week.

February 4 through 8 - Pray for the team as they share hygiene habits in the morning sessions and basic first aid in the afternoon sessions. Also, pray as at the end of each day’s service, the team goes into Nima’s neighborhood’s distributing hygiene kits. Each day the gospel will be shared. Pray that hearts would be softened to the love of Christ.

February 7 – Pray for the team as they return to Trinity Baptist in the evening to minister to the young people of the church in a special worship service.

February 8 – Pray for safe travel from Accra to Amsterdam. Pray that customs would go smoothly. Pray for on time arrivals and departures as the team travels from Amsterdam to Detroit as well as safety in that flight.

February 9 – Pray for ease through customs as the team returns to the US in Detroit. Pray for safe and uneventful travel from Detroit to St. Louis. Pray that the team will get much need rest from their week of service. 

Team Members: Jasper Rains, Kendra Rains, Heather Bond, Aaron Ferguson, Mike Laws and Brad Thomspon

Thank you for your prayers.

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