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Month of Prayer Day 28: Trey and Denise Shaw

Family photo: Denise, Alexander, Bryan, Lily and Trey Shaw

Denise, Alexander, Bryan, Lily and Trey Shaw

Pray for IMB Budapest family Trey and Denise Shaw, Bryan, Alexander and Lily. Ask for good health, daily encouragement, wisdom and guidance in life and ministry, and that the Holy Spirit will move in a mighty way in their church planting ministry.  Pray for Bryan in the US in college, and for Alexander and Lily who will also soon be graduating from high school and going on to new things.

Visit the Agóra Gellert church plant on their website or Facebook page.   Contact the Shaws at agoragellert(at)gmail(dot)com or through the Heart for Hungary contact form.

Month of Prayer Day 23: Relationship-building

Real, loving relationships are so important!

  • Pray today for all of our missionary families as we build new relationships in our communities and continue to strengthen old ones.
  • Ask that we will be good listeners and true friends, and that our language and cultural skills will keep growing so that we can be good neighbors and truly share life with those around us.
  • Pray that God will lead us to “persons of peace” in neighborhoods who will welcome us and the gospel witness we bring, willingly serving as a gateway relationship into their family, neighborhood, or community.

Learn more about “persons of peace”

Month of Prayer Day 19: More Agóra Church Plants

God is working in Budapest through the Agóra church plants!  Pray God brings to life the vision of more such churches planted throughout Budapest.

  • Pray that there will be a loving, Bible-preaching, disciple-making church within easy reach of every person in Budapest.

Month of Prayer Day 14: Baptist Academy English Classes

Today let’s pray for the English classes IMB personnel are helping to teach at the Baptist Academy in Budapest.  They are taking place Tuesday and Wednesday evenings through the end of May, and are a partnership ministry with the Baptist Theological Seminary.

  • Give thanks for this opportunity to help students prepare for language exams required for graduation, and to serve alongside some very hardworking Hungarian language teachers. This is allowing our workers to spend time both with Hungarians preparing for ministry and also with other community members who need help with their language skills. Good spiritual conversations have been taking place from week to week.
  • Pray that the Kingdom will be built up, and that strengthened relationships with the Baptist Union and its next generation will lead to valuable partnership ministry throughout the coming years.

Month of Prayer Day 12: Agóra Corvin church

Pray for the Agóra Corvin church in Budapest.  Planted by the Shaws and Pastor Dávid Hamar, the church is now totally Hungarian-led and serves as mother church to the Agóra Gellért church plant.  Pray for Pastor Dávid and his family, the members, and those in the area to whom they are ministering.  Ask that the Lord will grant them growth, continued unity, vision, deep discipleship, and outreach to the lost.  Ask that they will not grow weary in well doing.

Visit Agóra Corvin’s website