Prayer Wall

“Heaven is full of answers to prayers, just waiting to be prayed.”

Current Requests and Answered Prayers

Prayer Request

Haiti• May 2022

Pray for protection, safety, and peace for our partner churches. Although they reside in the safer parts of the country, there is some unrest and insecurity everywhere. Please pray for security, peace, and economic stability for the entire country.

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Haiti • May 2022

Praise God! The gangs ruling Haiti are finally losing some of their power. Five gang leaders have been detained in the last week and are no longer ruling the streets.

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Uganda • May 2022

Farmers in Oyam who received seeds from Bright Hope this season are thankful to the Lord for the rain that has come at the right time after they planted their gardens. All the seeds have germinated, and there is hope for a good harvest.

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Uganda• May 2022

Because of the increasing number of people returning to Jinja after being evicted from the city centers, there has been an increase in robberies. The growing loss of livelihoods is turning many people into thieves. Please pray that the Lord would provide this community with honest work to stop the temptation to steal.

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Uganda• May 2022

Pastor Ipolito is constructing a nursery school for vulnerable children in the community. Praise God that the church congregation has been supportive of the program. Please pray for the provision of the necessary resources to put a roof on the school. 

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Zambia• May 2022

Please pray for the Mbabala Island preschool network. The preschool is hiring a new teacher to replace one who recently resigned. Pray that God provides the perfect candidate for the job.

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Bolivia • May 2022

Praise God! We are celebrating the April launch of the Ministry Development Program! There were more than 100 people in attendance! Pray the participants will register for the Year Modules and for more participants in the new online learning system.

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Bolivia• May 2022

Pray for unity for the ministry team of our partner church in Riberalta as they minister within the community. In addition, pray for the church-run Bible-training and carpentry program for teens, We ask for your prayer for this program and the participants.

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Bolivia• May 2022

Pray for Victoria, the young daughter of a family from our partner church in Riberalta. Victoria has Leukemia and is in an intensive therapy room in a hospital in Brazil. We ask the Lord for strength and healing.

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Zambia • May 2022

After the rainy season started one and a half months late, we were concerned we’d have a very poor harvest this year. However, once the rains began, they were consistent and extended well into April, giving our crops sufficient time to mature fully! We praise God for this!

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Kenya • May 2022

Give thanks and praise to the King of Kings! After a long time of prayer and waiting, the Natoot farmers finally have adequate water after upgrading their solar-powered pump at the farm. Let’s pray for the farmers and their crops.

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Kenya• May 2022

Join us in praying against the persistent drought in Turkana County. Animals are dying of hunger, and people are going without food. Let’s ask the Lord to intervene and save His people.

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Kenya• May 2022

Pray for the students in Turkana County as the schools reopen. May the Lord provide for their families, so there is enough money to pay for their education. “For silver and gold are His, says the Lord of Host.” Haggai 2:8

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Bolivia• April 2022

Many areas of Riberalta do not have access to sanitation services (water and sewage). They must draw water from often contaminated wells or from a water container. Pray that the Lord would provide access to better quality water and hygiene.

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Kenya• April 2022

Pray for increased enrollment in the Mathare Community Outreach schools for the upcoming school year. May God give them the wisdom to attract new students into the schools.

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Bolivia • April 2022

Praise the Lord for the Echevarria family who recently gave their lives to the Lord. They faced rejection from family and neighbors for following Jesus and becoming church leaders. Their children had been involved in some programs at the church when the pastor invited the couple to attend. Their children were first to be baptized first, and later the parents decided to follow Lord and get baptized. They have become active and faithful leaders of the church. Praise the Lord!

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Kenya• April 2022

Pray for the Outreach Community Churches to have wisdom on how to disciple parents. Many have been lured into churches that do not teach sound doctrine and lack solid spiritual teaching.

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Bolivia • April 2022

Adam escaped his sexually abusive home when he was ten years old. For the last six years, he’s participated in a partner church’s carpentry training program. Today we praise God for restoring Adam’s relationship with his mom and sister and for providing Adam with a safe place to live when he left home. Adam’s mom and sister have become Christians, and we praise God for this! Pray that God will redeem the early years of Adam’s life and give him a bright future.

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Haiti• April 2022

Please pray for our church partners’ protection, wisdom, and safety in Haiti. There is unrest and violence throughout the country. Further, we ask for security, peace, safety, and an end to the worsening economic crisis for all of Haiti.

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Bolivia• March 2022

The field team will be traveling this month to visit Bright Hope’s programs and projects. May God give them good communication with the leaders they see and grace and safety as they travel.

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Bolivia• March 2022

One of our partner churches needs prayer. Ask God to strengthen the church’s leadership, restore relationships, and promote an environment of grace and faith.

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Haiti• March 2022

Please pray for Haiti during the winter carnival season. Large numbers of people gather for entertainment and to follow the parades and bands despite the insecurity in the country. Pray for safety, peace, and security. Even the hospital is targeted for kidnapping. It’s a frightening situation.

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Haiti • March 2022

Praise the Lord for His faithfulness. Despite the situation in the country, He continues to protect our team and watch over them every day. Please pray for continued protection over our team in Haiti as they make trips to the field to meet with the church partners.

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Kenya• March 2022

Most of our school families face financial challenges, impacting the schools’ ability to collect fees in all three MCO schools. Consequently, the schools are struggling to pay their staff.

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Kenya• March 2022

Please pray for the mission team from our partner church in Lodwar as they prepare to take the Gospel to a neighboring county this month.

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Kenya • March 2022

We thank God for the successful completion of the third and the final term of the school year. We thank Him for the students transitioning from preschool to grade school and pray for those completing primary school final exams in preparation for transiting to high school. Finally, we ask the Lord to protect the children as they will be on school holidays for two months.

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Kenya • March 2022

Praise God! The Natoot village elders gave our partner church in Lodwar additional land to expand the Natoot farm project! Extra land will allow us to support more families.

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Zambia • March 2022

Praise God for a teacher in Kalasa who rededicated his life to the Lord! He’s recently started a Scripture Union Club at the local high school. Pray the Lord will use him and the club to impact the students in his school. The club is already yielding spiritual fruit. Please pray for this ministry to continue to grow.

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Uganda • March 2022

Rain is pouring down in Oyam, Uganda for the first time in five months! Farmers are praising God! Now that they can plant their crops!

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Uganda • March 2022

Reverend Geoffrey praises God for the food provision that kept his community from going hungry during the long dry spell. People have had at least two meals a day and there have been no reports of starving families.

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Uganda • March 2022

The grandmothers’ club in Luwero thanks God for protecting them during the two COVID-19 lockdowns. None of them got sick or lacked food.

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Bolivia • February 2022

Pray for the National Director of Bolivia, Pastor Munir, as he is planning his wedding that will take place early February. May the Lord bless him and his wife in this new season of life.

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Uganda • February 2022

Please pray for Uganda as fuel prices keep raising – the costs for all goods depend on fuel price. So there are already increased food prices and transport fares. Children had just returned to school, but already some parents are finding it hard to transport their children to school since their incomes were affected by the COVID lockdown.


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Haiti • February 2022

Praise God for our partner pastor Fritz in Ferrier, who completely recovered from the flu and fever last week.

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Zambia • February 2022

Zambia experienced a one and a half month drought at the beginning of the rainy season. Crops that needed to be planted mid-November have been planted a the end of December. We are grateful that the rains have set in well but are concerned that if these rains do not continue for later than usual, we could still see massive crop failure throughout the nation. Please pray for an extension to our rainy season. 


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Kenya • February 2022

Pray for financial stability for the MCO schools. Pray that there will be consistent sponsorship and donations and that parents will have enough to keep their school payments up to date. The situation posed a challenge in various ways, including the delay in salary payments, which led to a high teacher turnover, shortage in the feeding program, and insufficient learning materials to support the curriculum. Pray that God will grant provision and wisdom to the schools on being more self-sustaining. Pray also for solutions to the current challenges. 


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Bolivia • February 2022

Pray for the new Board of Directors of the Vallegrande Students’ Boarding School. May God direct their decisions as leaders and bring blessings to all the beneficiaries. 


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Uganda • February 2022

Namasujju community church, a bright Hope partner church in Luwero, is thanking the Lord for enabling them to finish work on their church building. They were able to put a cemented floor and paint the entire church.
 

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Haiti • February 2022

Please pray that Haiti receives security, peace, and relief from the worsening economic crisis. In addition to the kidnapping problems and high cost of living in Haiti, there was a new earthquake this week that hit Nippes and Ouest’s departments. The quake caused two deaths, several injuries, and material damage. Pray for those who are currently going through difficult times in these regions.


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Zambia • February 2022

We recently held a church committee meeting on Mbabala Island. At the end of last year, the committee held an election, and as a result, the group appointed new leadership at the executive level of the committee. This change in leadership has sparked a renewed drive on behalf of the Churches. They have recommitted themselves to serving the poor and impacting the community for Christ. Please pray that their intentions will translate into actions. They are even talking about planting a new church on the island; that would be if an interdenominational group of church leaders could collectively plant a new church.  


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Kenya • February 2022

One of the walls at the Kariobangi School has fallen due to the heavy rains in January. Pray that God will provide the means for the school to rebuild its wall.

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Kenya • February 2022

Please pray for the education core group in Lokichar and Egira Academy. Due to school management challenges and infrastructure, the school has lost pupils to neighboring schools. So let’s pray for the Lord’s intervention in Jesus’s name.

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Bolivia • February 2022

Pray for the team in Bolivia as they complete the training contents of the CDIF (Holistic Family Development Centers). Pray that the families who have received the training will learn about Jesus and acquire new tools to raise their children holistically. We are ending the CEDIF educator’s course with much fruit, and for that, may the Lord receive the glory! 

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Uganda • February 2022

Please pray for our farmers in Oyam. An outbreak of swine fever has already claimed some of their pigs. The wave has hit the country for some time, and although other areas have recovered, it persists in Oyam.

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Haiti • February 2022

Please pray to God for our partner pastor Maxis in Paulette, that he receives wisdom, guidance, and peace. Likewise, please pray that our church partners in Haiti receive spiritual growth, wisdom, and safety.

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Zambia • February 2022

Pray for the Bright Hope staff; Peter T, Mark, and Peter K have all gone through a tough month of illness, which has begun to impact our work. Peter T and Mark are back on track, but please keep Peter Kausa in your payers. He was diagnosed with an enlarged heart mainly due to high blood pressure. We took him down to Lusaka for treatment – pray that he responds positively to the medications. 

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Kenya • February 2022

Give thanks to the Lord as MCO joy school celebrates the resumption of partial scholarships for newly enrolled students and the merit scholarship for top performers. We thank God for this. 

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Bolivia • February 2022

Pray for the health of the Riberalta rural community against influenza or the flu. It has hit us hard for about three weeks. 

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Kenya • February 2022

Please pray for the child of Elizabeth, a farmer at Natoot farm. Her daughter Jecintah has been complaining of chest pains and headaches, which have caused her not to attend her classes well. That God Almighty may restore her normal health for her to resume school.

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Uganda • February 2022

We thank God that our Rabbit program has been vital in helping many children like Ramathan from Buikwe and Ricky from Oyam. Through the program, they have been able to pay for their school fees, buy new shoes, and other school materials needed for their term.  

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Zambia • February 2022


Bright Hope in Zambia has opened up a new project site in the community of Mabo Kunda. Eight of the churches there have joined the Church committee and participated in the program. Unfortunately, there are 2 churches that have opted not to join. These churches typically make for some of our best church partners, pray that they would have a change of heart, and participate with the rest of the Churches. Unity within the body of Christ is so essential for the success of the BHZ model. 

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Kenya • February 2022

It is the final term in school; students in 8th grade will be sitting for their Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) exam that marks the end of their primary schools and ushers them into high school. Pray for excellent performances as they sit for these examinations. Pray for provision as they proceed to high school.  

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Kenya • February 2022


Praise the Lord as we enter the New Year. Please pray for the entire team in Kenya that the Lord will go before us in 2022 and that we will learn to lean on Him and not on our understanding. 

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Kenya • January 2022

Please pray for Pastor Vitalis Matinde and his family. Pastor Vitalis is one of the pastors at Bright Hope’s Outreach Community Church (OCC). Unfortunately, pastor Vitalis recently lost his daughter Naomi, in her late 20, after a short illness. Let us uphold the family in prayers during this difficult time.

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Bolivia • January 2022

A 3-hour boat ride from Riberalta, you would find a community church. Bright Hope is supporting the church in starting its dairy business. Let us ask the Lord for sustainable growth in the new year and that the six cows and two bulls can reproduce and multiply.

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Uganda • January 2022

Please pray for Uganda as children return to school after two years of lockdown. Unfortunately, there is also a rise in COVID infections per day, and this is due to the highly contagious omicron variant.

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Kenya • January 2022

Please pray with Christine Awesit, one of the lead farmers at the FGCK Natoot farm project in Lodwar. Christine has been having complications with her pregnancy since the beginning of December. Her condition has made it a challenge to be at the farm with the rest of the farmers. Let us pray for the Lord’s intervention on her condition.

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Kenya • January 2022

2022 will be a general election year for Kenya. Please pray for peace and stability in our country. Pray that it will not be as violent as it’s been in the past during election and post-election periods. Pray for a peaceful and fair election. Pray also that the general public will be accepting of the results. Finally, pray that God will give us good and honest leaders who uphold the integrity and have a heart for servanthood.

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Bolivia • January 2022

The fourth wave of coronavirus has reached Bolivia, and the numbers of those infected have exceeded all the infection statistics of previous years, especially in eastern Bolivia. Therefore, let us pray for the protection of the churches and their families, that the virus does not reach them and that they can carry out their activities without fear.

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Uganda • January 2022

Please pray for Marion, a member at Bright Hope’s church partners in Jinja, Uganda. Marion lost her husband of over thirty years to diabetes. Please pray that the Lord may comfort and console her and the entire family.

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Kenya • January 2022

Please pray for the Education Core group in Lodwar to construct the new classrooms at Spotlight Academy. In addition, let’s pray for a financial breakthrough upon the church and the school management board as they continue working on improving the school infrastructure. Be blessed as we pray.

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Kenya • January 2022

Pray that the Lord will provide for all the needs of the beneficiaries of our programs. Pray specifically for the MCO schools, as they’ve been struggling with providing for the staff’s salaries. Please pray that God will give them wisdom and ideas on establishing the sustainability of their programs. Finally, pray that the teachers and staff will be encouraged despite the difficult times and that God will provide for all their needs.

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Bolivia • January 2022

We ask for prayer for Pastor Eduardo Moreira and his wife. They are reorganizing the team of volunteers that will support them in 2022 at the guinea pig farm and in serving children. Sucre, the city where they live, has been significantly affected by COVID, there are high levels of unemployment, and they need to be guided by the Lord to choose the best applicants.

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Uganda • January 2022

Pray for Uganda as the economy reopened again amidst COVID infections due to the omicron variant. Many people are having symptoms of COVID, although they are not confirmed because they haven’t gone to the hospitals to get tested.

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Kenya • January 2022

This January, children in primary and secondary schools have resumed a new school term. It is the last school term before a 7-week school break. Let us pray for the children to learn well and successfully complete their studies.

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Kenya • January 2022

Let’s pray for the 8th-grade students as they sit for their final primary school examinations this school term. These examinations determine what schools the students attend for their high school education. Let us pray for peace, confidence, and success. Let us also pray that the students and their families accept the results despite their performance.

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Bolivia • January 2022

Pray for the family of Pastor Maria Argote, the church in Riberalta. She is running into challenges with her husband and children because they do not want to serve in the church. There is a lot of rebellion in their lives.

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Uganda • January 2022

Please join us in thanking God that children are finally returning to school after two years of lockdown.

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Kenya • January 2022

Please pray for Mr. James Njoroge, one of the Elders in our Lodwar church partner. Mr. Njoroge lost his father on January 4, 2022. Let’s pray that the Lord gives James and his family strength at this trying moment of grieving their beloved father.