CCI-Ukraine has been invited to provide part of the training for the Camping seminar held by the Association of Mennonite Churches of Ukraine April 13-14. Last year CCI-Ukraine helped the Association run their first seminar. 50 people attended. This year they expect over 100 students. CCI-Ukraine is sending four instructors to teach key camping courses. Pray for a successful training event as you think of CCI-Ukraine these days.
Pray for the steering committees of Christian camp leaders in Ghana and Sierra Leone respectively as they network those already in or aspiring to be in camp ministry in their countries. Pray for favor as they seek to inspire, mobilize and gather many for camp training events in the two West African nations in late June and early July. Pray too for the CCI pioneers working alongside them.
Several camp leaders are beginning to emerge in Nigeria and are willing to begin conversations about networking. Pray for the pioneers who plan to visit the country sometime in July - that they might meet the right people and communicate effectively and attractively the mission of CCI.
A day forum has been set up for CCI-Albania in Tiran on April 28. They are at a crossroads needing to plan for the future and involve more leaders. Pray for wisdom creativity and commitment.
Pray for safe and timely travel and good health for CCI international board coming to meet in UK April 15. Pray for logistics in transporting folk around Southern England and London. Pray for great fellowship and beneficial meetings with handover from Dan to Mark.
CC-South Africa would like prayer as they plan for their conference. Please keep on praying for rain and the well-being of their country.
CCI-Russia requests prayer for three upcoming Staff Training Workshops. Please pray that God will guide preparations for powerful impact. Pray that each venue will be packed with hungry camp leaders.
• April 19-22: Ekaterinburg (Urals, Russia)
• April 28 – May 2: Lipetsk (Central Russia)
• Third week of May: Tokmak (Kyrgyzstan)
CCI-EA/African Christian Camping asks for prayer for the following:
1. Continued direction in planning for activities
2. Provision of new strategic partnerships and linkages which will help to leverage CCI-EA/ACC's mission and spread Christian camping in the region
3. Provision for activities
4. Safety during camp and travels for all
5. Peace, protection, and governmental favor for ACC and other CCI associations worldwide.