Daily Topic for August 05, 2017

Matt 5:15-16, NET
In the same way, let your light shine before people, so that they can see your good deeds and give honor to your Father in heaven.

Pray that the good deeds of God’s people in Kashmir will draw many to give thanks to the Heavenly Father.

Work Among Kashmiris

by KC

“No one lights a lamp and then puts it under a basket. Instead, a lamp is placed on a stand, where it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your good deeds shine out for all to see, so that everyone will praise your heavenly Father.” (Matt. 5:16-17, NLT)
The peoples of Jammu and Kashmir that we will be praying for this month and next month are either Muslim (this month) or Buddhist and Hindu (next month). Few of them have had a chance to hear about the claims of Jesus or meet any of His followers. When Christ’s followers do good deeds to help them in their difficult lives, how can they not be thankful?
There is an organization that helps Kashmiri women to make crafts like cushion covers, handbags, and mirrors. These products are sold in villages and trade fairs, and the money these women earn helps their households. This organization is also doing church planting in five districts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Learn more at joshuaproject.net

Pray that this witness of Christ’s love will become well known throughout Jammu and Kashmir. Pray that it will result in many women putting their faith in Jesus and giving thanks to the Father. Pray that many of the women who work at this livelihood center will be so filled with Christ’s love that it will affect their extended families.

Next day: Kul Faqir People

Previous day: Muslim Women in Kashmir