April 23, 2014
By Barry Jordan, serving in Indonesia
Luke 18:1 says, “. . . always pray and don’t give up.” Two years ago, Destri visited our Team Joshua event in Sentani. After the service, she asked me to pray that her father, who was a follower of the country’s dominant religion, would come to know Jesus. I prayed for Destri that evening, and I continued to pray for her dad daily.
Last Friday after a service in Abepura, I was greeting our guests and shook hands with a young lady who said her name was Destri. “I pray daily for a young woman named Destri,” I replied. She said, “That’s me.”
I hadn’t seen her in two years. “How is it with your dad?” I asked her.
“Praise the Lord!” Destri replied. “My dad received Jesus as his Savior!” Rejoice with us for His answer to our prayers for Destri’s father.
What You Can Do
Pray that many people will be drawn to Jesus through Alliance outreaches around the world. Use the weekly Alliance Prayer Requests to learn about innovative ways global team members are reaching lost people.