Highland Park Baptist Church


Missionary Prayer Requests


*Andy & Holly Rist (SEND in Ukraine) ask for prayer for the tense situation in Ukraine.  They are safe and live away from the areas of protests and demonstrations.  Last week started with peaceful protests, brought on by President Yanukovich’s refusal to sign an agreement with the European Union and instead choosing to align himself with Russia.&nbsp


*There will be a memorial service here for Ron Baker, missionary with CAM Int’l.


*J. & C. K. and S. E. (Philippines) are safe in the wake of the Typhoon Haiyan.  They report:  ‘Thank you for praying for our work in the Philippines.  The typhoon Haiyan passed by north of our location in Mindanao on the 8th. We are fine, but many in the path of the typhoon are struggling to cope.


*Pray for Ron & Marcia Baker (retired in TX) Ron Baker continues in critical condition after a heart attack last week in Dallas.  He had another heart cath late yesterday afternoon which showed no new heart attacks.  He is not improving and they don't know why.


*Bob & Joyce Sterner (Wycliffe in NC) ask for prayer for Bob as he travels to Bangkok this week for meetings where he and his Asian coordinator will lead discussions with translation coordinators from 10 countries.  Pray for wisdom as they strategize how to make translation, training, and the use of the Scriptures by believers more effective in reaching p


*Pray for T. & L.


*Pray for Kevin Cochrane (SEND appointee for Japan) as he nears his financial goal to leave for Japan.  He is hoping to be there in time to enroll in language school beginning in October.  Encourage this young man a kevin3cochrane@gmail.com.  


*Pray for Don & Esther Parsons (SEND in MI) as they travel this week to PA for Don’s grandmother’s funeral who passed away at 102 yrs. old last Sat.


*Pray for Joshua Javery (SEND in Poland).  Josh has worked in a variety of English Christian summer camps with Jr. & Sr.


*Pray for C.D.C. and Lisa Johanon in Detroit.  They had 180 students come on Monday for their first day of day camp.  Oakpointe Church is helping them this week.  Pray for strength and protection as they serve.  Pray for a date to get set soon for a hearing with the City of Detroit for CDC’s Farm & Fishery.  Pray for Teri to find