Please pray for the safety and health of our national trainers as they teach in various areas this month. It is increasingly risky to travel as different disasters are now affecting the region.
We plan to teach Chinese Church History 2 and OT Survey, 100 Steps (OT100) in two local churches during the third quarter of 2020. Please pray that both trainings can be launched on schedule.
We are now revising two courses: OT100 and NT100. Please pray for our curriculum staff to revise both courses smoothly.
Thank God that SALT training in the Far East resumed in mid-May, with three courses now successfully completed. More sites will resume classes in July. We expect that over 75 percent of our training sites will return to normal during the latter half of 2020. Please pray for our teachers, students and partner churches in the region, especially for health and security issues.
SALT trainers will be teaching at three local churches during the third quarter, which is in line with our vision to develop our ministry locally. Please pray for smooth teaching with fruitful results.
Our national leadership team met this month to formulate policies for the upcoming year. Since there are many challenges in the foreseeable future, please pray for our trainers to carry out their work safely and effectively.
Training in East Asia resumed last month with two trainings being conducted. Thank God both went well. Additional trainings are scheduled for this month. Please pray for the health and safety of both trainers and students.
Locally, we will continue trainings in the second half of 2020, teaching Church Historyand OT100 Steps. We are also discussing cooperation opportunities with other local churches. Please pray for these trainings and discussions.
The translation work of CoreStoryis going smoothly. Professionals have been recruited to translate the course into Thai, Vietnamese, Burmese and Cambodian. Please pray for the quality and progress of the translation work. Please also pray that the course will be a blessing throughout the region.
Kevin, our CoreStory trainer, and his family will return to the US this month to pursue the next stage of their ministry. Please pray for a fruitful future, smooth adaptation to their new ministry, and peace and grace for his family. Kevin has made a significant contribution to the SALT team. We will miss their family.
Please continue to pray for God’s provision to SALT amid the pandemic of COVID-19.