Karamojong of Uganda

(CARE-ah-muh-jong) – In the Karamojong culture, villages are named for events that happen in the area. The village of Nawoitom is named for the elephants that used to live there. Pray for the church at Nawoitom in Kaabong district. Pray for the peace and safety of those in nearby villages who have been robbed in recent months, and pray for comfort for those who have lost loved ones recently. May the church minister well to these hurting families. Lift up Pastor Luke as he looks to complete his education, and ask that his financial needs will be met as he tries to provide for his extended family. May he have continued boldness and courage as he proclaims God’s Word. Pray for his elderly mother as she battles illness. Pray for Pastor Landon’s continued education. Ask that he will love and serve the church well and that he will boldly share the gospel with his unbelieving family members.