The VISION of APII is to prepare 30 million new disciples by the year 2018. We have seen more than 130,000 churches planted in various urban and rural areas. These churches represent over 5 million believers! Pray that God would continue to bless this ministry as we meet basic needs and make disciples. Pray for the vision of seeing 30 million new disciples in India by the year 2018.
Pray for other service ministries of APII including Sahyog A Child, Child & Adult Literacy Centers, Vocational trainings, Disaster Relief & Rehabilitation, Micro Loan Programs, Self Help Groups, and Mother and Child Health Awareness Programs. Pray that God would continue to provide opportunities to serve and the tools and resources necessary to meet these needs in Jesus' name.
Pray for CLC leaders and their families.
Pray for the Railway Kids Ministry, that we would continue to rescue these kids from the streets and railway stations of India. Last year almost 500 Railway Children were benefitted by the services of our 8 centers located in North India.
We have educated tens of thousands of under-privileged children through our Literacy Centers. The goal is not just to educate these children but also to get them admitted to regular schools for further education to those who will continue. Pray for these beautiful children...that they would know that though the world has seemingly forgotten about them, that their Father in Heaven loves them deeply and has great plans for their life. Pray for the staff that work with these children every day. Pray for the emotional and physical health all of the children we minister to daily.
One of the newer mission fields is the Urban Youth of India. In 2009 APII and our ministry partners initiated an Urban Youth Ministry project in a large city in India; with an aim to build and equip the young urban population of the cities to be effective leaders. Our focus is on starting a movement among the youth to reach the unreached in their communities. The Urban Youth Ministry has been a blessing for thousands of young people through trainings, conferences, counseling and consultations. Pray for the Urban Youth Ministry; for the God’s wisdom to guide our team as they are working towards encouraging young people to be church planters. Pray for wisdom and guidance in pioneering this new ministry to the urban youth population. Pray that leaders would rise up with a burden to reach their cities for Christ.
Pray for 47 percent of the female population of Uttar Pradesh. Over 1 million female children go “missing” between the ages of 0-6. Pray that God will raise women to take a leadership role to share the love of God in their communities.
Pray for Leaders involved in CPM and BMB (Believers from Muslim Background) as they face hardships and strong opposition in their communities.
Pray for God to provide his divine protection and wisdom to the new believers with growing Maoist problem in parts of Uttar Pradesh & Bihar.
Pray for the Prison Ministry ; a new initiative begun in 2010 – through prison back to community - 300 inmates are being discipled.
Pray for the Bible Translation Team, Audio Bible team and our ministry partners.
Pray for God’s protection, guidance and wisdom for all of our ministry partner leaders, staff, volunteers, field workers and their families.