The Churches of Christ in Christian Union

TiPS for Missions (Together in Prayerful Supplication)

TiPS LogoJanuary 16, 2019

Mailing Address:
CCCU Global Ministry Center
Missionary Department
1553 Lancaster Pike
Circleville, OH 43113

Missionary Department

Michael Tipton HeadshotDear Prayer Supporters,

Thank you for your fervent Great Commission prayers! The prayers of the Church are the primary fuel for all missionary endeavors. Please join us in prayer for the needs of our missionaries below. Passionate prayer changes the world.

Trusting Him,

Michael Tipton
General Missionary Superintendent

Papua New Guinea

~Jim & Becka Johnson - Becka will share at a seminar on prayer for the Mt. Hagen District on January 17th and 18th. Pray for the Lord to work in hearts and minds throughout the seminar and draw us closer to Him.
-Pray that those attending the seminar will take what they learn and share it in their churches.
-The Christian Union Bible College (CUBC) school year begins in February. Pray for the CUBC team as we prepare for the new school year, and for the students’ safety as they return to campus.
-Remember Shawn Waugh and Martin Lira as they prepare and teach classes daily.
-Pray for Jim as he organizes and teaches vocational classes for the students.

Special Assignment

~Butch and Leatha Jenkins - Thank you for praying for the work team Butch is leading to a creative access area. The work is progressing well!
-Please continue to pray for this team as they complete their work, as well as their return to the U.S. on Saturday. You never know when there will be a snowstorm!
-Pray also for a work team to Dominica, led by Ele Thompson. Ele and her team are ministering to children in several churches and schools and working on building projects at Christian Union Primary School.

The Americas Region

~David & Debbie Hawk, Assistant Regional Directors - We appreciate your prayers as we will help train eleven new missionaries and WGM staff from January 21-24. Pray also for safe travel for those who will be attend the training.
-Pray for the following schools as they begin a new school year:
    -Bolivian Evangelical University in Santa Cruz, Bolivia
    -El Sembrador in Catacamas, Honduras
    -Brazos de Jesus in San Pedro Sula, Honduras
    -The nursing high school and vocational school in Choluteca, Honduras
~Terry & Colleen Hawk, Regional Directors - This week ten missionaries will be in training for Homeland Ministry Assignment (HMA). This will prepare them to connect with their ministry champions and churches while they are in the USA. Pray for each missionary and those who will be doing the training.
-On Tuesday, January 21st, we will be involved in Orientation Camp at WGM. Six new missionaries will be preparing to go to their fields of service. Pray for each new missionary, the Regional Directors, and International Ministries staff who will be participating. The new missionaries’ excitement is contagious, and we love to hear about how the Lord has called them and helped them on this journey.
-Pray for the International Ministries meetings following Orientation Camp. Pray for wisdom in discussions and decisions that need to be made.

Missionaries available for services:

-Jonathan Taylor (Creative Access; Call Missionary Department at 740-474-8856)
-Tom Amlin (American Indian Field) 937-631-0122
-Weadette Burge (Paraguay) 740-335-1564
-Doug & Becky Darfus (American Indian Field) 614-203-0494
-Benji & Erica Jenkins (Papua New Guinea) 740-606-9895
-Butch & Leatha Jenkins (Special Assignment) 740-601-0942
-Greg & Teresa Leeth (Pastors to Missionaries) 740-804-1084

Other Available Missionary Speakers:

-Dr. Mary Hermiz (Interim Missionary Supt. and former missionary) 740-777-7661
-Rev. Bob Jones (former missionary to Papua New Guinea) 740-710-8493
-Rev. Steve Palmer (work team leader) 740-412-1224
-Rev. Scott Polley (168 IF ministry leader) 614-558-3790
-Rev. Michael Tipton (General Missionary Superintendent) 740-474-8856

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