Heavy flooding continues to burden the people of Assam, India. Two weeks of relentless rain affected more than eight hundred villages and took eleven lives. Dozens of families have lost their homes. Prices on vegetables and other goods continue to rise, and pastors are having a hard time even reaching their congregations to check on them or deliver aid. Please pray for all these hundreds of people affected by these floods, and please pray for the flooding to stop. You can read more here: http://www.gfa.org/flood/assam/?cm_mmc=GFA-_-Email-_-2903832-_-121001%20Assam%20Update%20(1).
Another explosion in Nigeria killed two. This time, Boko Haram attacked a Sunni Muslim school. Please pray for all those threatened by violence in Nigeria to find the peace that God alone can bring through Jesus Christ. You can read more here: http://www.mnnonline.org/article/17741.
A 77-year-old man is drug by his collar from his home by police. His 68-year-old wife protests, and police beat her hands until they bleed. Please take a moment to read the story of Begjan and Klara Shirmedov in Turkmenistan and pray for their help and healing. Pray for all Christians struggling in this repressive society. Read it here: http://www.mnnonline.org/article/17733.