World Mission News

Acts 6:4, “We will give our attention to prayer and the ministry of the word.” 

Key verse: Acts 1:8 – “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”

Key verse: 2Timothy 4:2 – “Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction.”

Podil Kyiv, Ukraine Report (September – December 2016)

Key Verse: Matthew 9:37-38 – “Then he said to his disciples, ‘The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.’”

Philippians 3:14, "I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus."

Missionary Leibins from Venezuela and Diana’s first daughter Salome Ruth Rivas was born. Our daughter was born on March 22 at 7:15pm by natural birth. Our God blessed Shepherdess Diana to have a smooth delivery. Praise the Lord!! May God raise her as a new generation missionary. We appreciate your prayers support for us. Thank you. 

In Christ. Diana and Leibins Rivas

I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ

Key verse: Romans 1:16 – “I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to everyone that believeth.”

Reviewing the passed year, I want to glorify God’s name and power through his work among us.

I. The works of Holy Spirit

“Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before him endure the cross and scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” (Heb12:2)

1. CME missionary conference  

Key Verse "Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith." (HEB12:2a) 

Thank God for opening  2016 with his wonderful grace, after pioneering Kotte UBF on  Sep 27th in 2015. Thank God for serving Sunday worship service with the word of ACTS during last one year. M. David and Sarah have been visited to Srijawardennepura Univ in Sri-Lanka on every week and planted prayer together to bring God's salvation, having good fellowship with lost souls in the campus.

Our dear William Jung remains in a coma after a brain hemorrhage following a car accident. He is still in critical condition and not responding. Please pray for God's healing touch and for Missionary Pauline, Isaac, and Joanna.