At least 36 individuals are believed to be dead after an unexpected eruption on Saturday, September 27, 2014. Searches for missing climbers has been temporarily suspended due to the adverse conditions. Please pray for the families of those who have died and for those who are missing. Please pray for healing for those who are injured.
58 Missing After Protests
In Iguala, Guerrero, Mexico, 58 students from the Ayotzinapa teacher training college are missing after leaving a protest. During the protest six people were killed and 17 were injured. Please pray for the safe recovery of the missing students. Please pray for the families of those who have been killed. Please pray for healing for those who are injured.
4.9 Magnitude Earthquake in Peru
In the Cusco region of Peru, a 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck during the early morning hours of Sunday, September 28, 2014. At least eight individuals have been killed, including four children. Dozens have lost their homes. Please pray for the families of the deceased. Please pray for the region as it recovers and rebuilds.
7 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed
At the airport in Donetsk, Ukraine, seven soldiers were killed by tank fire, while nine others were injured on Monday, September 29, 2014. In a separate incident on Sunday night, three civilians were killed and five were injured. The violence is part of the fighting between the Ukrainian government and pro-Russian separatists. Please pray for the families of those who have been killed. Please pray for healing for those who have been injured. Please pray for peace in the region.
New President in Afghanistan
Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has been sworn in as Afghanistan’s new president. The new president faces several immediate challenges, evident by suicide bombers that struck Monday. Please pray for wisdom, not only for leaders in Afghanistan, but for all world leaders.
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