Monday, December 28, 2015

Prayer Request for Week of 28 December-03 January

 
 


James and Sonya Herron, IMB Missionaries

Uganda East Africa

Fishers of Men (Upper Buvuma Islands)

 
The vision of the International Mission Board is to see a multitude from every language, people, tribe and nation knowing and worshiping our Lord Jesus Christ
 

 
Praise and Prayer Request for the Week 28th December—03rd January   
Thank the Lord With the Herrons for the Past Week:
 
(Praise God for)
 
  •  Traveling grace as the Herrons traveled to and from Kampala, the islands of Lake Victoria and around Jinja Town Uganda
  • Our continual work on securing US VISA for Madison  
  •  The spiritual growth and cooperative responses from our associated congregations
  • The visits to the island Pastors before Christmas/New Year
  •  Our meeting with Acacia Community Church Praise Team for Christmas Fellowship  
  • God’s protection and provision for us and the island ministry during the past week
Pray for the Herrons This Week
 
  • James preparations for teaching at Uganda Baptist Seminary in January 2016
  • A time to relax and spiritual recoup, reassess, and revise
  • Begin to develop ministry plans for 2016   
  • Pray for our continual language learning  
*                    Our commitment to sharing Christ in Luganda this week
               Our witness to our Language teacher
Thanks for your prayerful support.
 
In HIS service
James and Sonya Herron
 
 "...before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language...." Revelation 7:9 (NIV)

Pastor Safinie Presenting Bible to Member Who Learn 30 Bible Verses
Traveling to Discipleship Training
 
Sonya and Madison visiting Bukwaya Church
Showing the Jesus Film at Kyanja
                     
Madison's 5 Birthday Cakes


Happy Birthday Madison
Children at Madison's Birthday Party

Picture from Muti-Omu
Discipleship Training-Kalambi Baptist Church
 
Island Children

Our Uganda Son's Birthday Party
Acacia Community Church Praise Team Christmas Fellowshipn
  
PT Fellowship Bible Study
Presenting Bibles to New Church Plant
 
Drums Presented  to Kyanja Baptist Church
Pastor Safanie and Members of the Church Receiving Drums
video

Monday, December 14, 2015

Prayer Letter for 14-20 December 2015


 
James and Sonya Herron, IMB Missionaries
Uganda East Africa
Fishers of Men (Upper Buvuma Islands)
 
The vision of the International Mission Board is to see a multitude from every language, people, tribe and nation knowing and worshiping our Lord Jesus Christ
 

Praise and Prayer Request for the Week 14th—20th December
Thank the Lord With the Herrons for the Past Week:
(Praise God for)
 
  •  Traveling grace as the Herrons traveled to and from Kampala, the islands of Lake Victoria and around Jinja Town Uganda * 
  • Our continual work on securing US VISA for Madison 
  •  The planting of a new church on Bugaya Island in a village where there was no Gospel presence. 
  • The discipleship training Regional Training 7th—10th December 
  • Our meeting with Acacia Community Church Praise Team for fellowship and Bible Study.
  • God’s protection and provision for us and the island ministry during the past week
 
Pray for the Herrons This Week
 
  •  Pray that God give us wisdom and the ability to teach and prepare our island pastors, church planters and church leaders during this week regional Discipleship Training * 
  •  Pray for traveling grace as he travel on the road and on the water this week 
  •  Pray that the participants will allow the Holy Spirit to teach and convict them of any changes they need to make in order to become more effective in ministering to the peoples of the islands.    
  •  My teaching at Uganda Baptist Seminary in January 2016    
  •  Pray for our continual language learning  

*  Our commitment to sharing Christ in Luganda this week

*  Our witness to our Language teacher
 
Thanks for your prayerful support.
 
In HIS service
James and Sonya Herron
 
 "...before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language...." Revelation 7:9 (NIV)

 
 
 

Children on Kinji during VBS 

James Meeting With Island Pastors/Church Planters

Island Training Session

Bible Teaching at Mainland School

I spent two nights in this hotel

One of the Many Islands on Lake Victoria

Hearing the Good News

Preparing Food on the Island

A time of Worship and Praise



The Children are Uganda Future

Watching the Jesus Film in Luganda

Our Island Home

Sonya and Madison

View from One Tree Island

My Christmas Tree

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

18-22 November Prayer/Praise Letter



James and Sonya Herron, IMB Missionaries

Uganda East Africa

Fishers of Men (Upper Buvuma Islands)

The vision of the International Mission Board is to see a multitude from every language, people, tribe and nation knowing and worshiping our Lord Jesus Christ
 



Praise and Prayer Request for the Week 18th—22th November

Thank the Lord With the Herrons for the Past Week:

 
  • Traveling grace as the Herrons traveled to and from Kampala, the islands of Lake Victoria and around Jinja Town Uganda * 
  •  Our working to secure US VISA for Madison  * 
  •  The planting of a new church on Bugaya Island 13th—15 November in a village where there was no Gospel presence. * 
  •  The discipleship training started on 4th—7th November * 
  •  Our meeting with Acacia Community Church Praise Team for fellowship and Bible Study  
  • God’s protection and provision for us and the island ministry during the past week

Pray for the Herrons This Week

  • Pray that God’s wisdom and ability to teach and prepare island pastors and church leader during this week Discipleship Training at a new church plant on Milajja Village (Thursday 19th November) * 
  •  Pray for traveling grace as he travel on the road and on the water this week * 
  • Pray that the participants will allow the Holy Spirit to teach and convict them of any changes they need to make in order to become more effective in ministering to the peoples of the islands * 
  •  Pray for these pastors and church leaders as they equip themselves to reaching the lost, discipling new believers and planting indigenous island churches and as they prepare to attend Bible School next week.    
  •  Pray for our continual language learning  
*  Our commitment to sharing Christ in Luganda this week

*  Our witness to our Language teacher

 
Thanks for your prayerful support.

 

In HIS service

James and Sonya Herron

 

 "...before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language...." Revelation 7:9 (NIV)

 

Showing of Jesus Film Kyanja

Discipleship Training Malijja

Showing of Christian Film Kyanja

Being Transported to Discipleship Training

Discipleship Training Kyanja

Our Island Home-Kyanja

Sonya's Trip to Mabala

Some of the People for Women Conference

Worship Time

Sonya Speaking at Woman Conference

Some of those who attended Woman Conference

Rainbow in the Sky over Jinja

Sonya, Madison and James Herron IMB Missionaries Uganda