Praise & Prayer Requests: Pastor Emre Karaali

Praise & Prayer Requests: Pastor Emre Karaali


A Quick overview of Emre Karaali’s email, Nov. 7, 2015:

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Abbreviated Praise items:

  • Thank God that people are coming to faith in Christ at our church.
  • The brothers and sisters in Izmit decided to have a midweek Bible study with the believers in Adapazari…
  • Some funding came to us to put toward investing in a worship place for the Adapazari group…
  • We’re also grateful that our oldest daughter is now learning to read and write.

Prayer Request summary:

  • We are beginning to prepare for Christmas.   We’re hoping to rent a hall that holds 400 people as we did last year.
  • We’ve decided to prepare about 6000 invitations for this event to give out to people on the street. (For sure, we can use brothers and sisters who are willing to help us.)
  • Funds to pay for advertising the event, the rental of the hall, and other needs.
  • We are looking for a worship place to rent in Adapazari…
  • The critical condition of our church building continues to weigh on our hearts.
  • My next court hearing takes place on the 24th of November.  Those who were attempting to assassinate myself and my wife are still around the area.  We are still awaiting the testimonies of a police commissioner and a military commander.
  • Please pray for my wife Gulsen, who will undergo operations to correct her varicose vein problem.
  •  Please pray that we continue to share the Gospel with courage, not missing any opportunity

PLEASE READ the entire letter for details!

Please Pray for Pastor Emre’s ministry in Izmit, Turkey.

(IBC Missions Committee)