Prayer Requests

Please join us in responding to the needs of our sisters and brothers through prayer and action. Each prayer request brings new challenges and considerations to the WCRC and the Christian world. Each post links to more info on each specific request.

Call for prayers and support after devastating seminary fire

A fire significantly damaged a dormitory at the Károli Gáspár Reformed University in the centre of Budapest, Hungary, earlier this week. One hundred firefighters responded and battled the flames for hours with the dormitory and nearby buildings evacuated…. Read More

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AIPRAL and WCRC Statement on Venezuela

The Alliance of Presbyterian and Reformed Churches of Latin America (AIPRAL) and the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) have long been attentive to and accompanying those involved in the difficult situation in Venezuela with several pastoral visits… Read More

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WCRC condemns abduction of children in Cameroon

On Sunday, 4 November, nearly 80 children and three staff members were kidnapped from Presbyterian School Bamenda by armed men in northwest Cameroon. This was the second kidnapping of students within the week. Update: the students and driver… Read More

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Prayers for Brazilian Elections

Dear sisters and brother of WCRC: I’m writing from Brazil to ask for your prayers for the elections that we will have this Sunday, October 7. We live a time of anguish and fear in our country. A… Read More

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WCRC calls for prayers and action for Cameroon

Social and political conflicts between the anglophone and francophone areas of Cameroon have resulted in a human rights and humanitarian crisis. Member churches of the World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) are being impacted even as they work… Read More

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Prayers and support for Sulawesi victims

On the evening of Friday, 28 September 2018, the cities of Palu and Donggala in Central Sulawesi were hit by a magnitude 7.4 earthquake. The earthquake triggered a tsunami along coastal areas in Palu and also in Donggala…. Read More

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Prayers for South Sudan requested

World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) invites its member churches to a special day of prayer on Sunday, 12 August, for those affected in the country and for peace in South Sudan. Prayer for South Sudan Our Heavenly Father, We… Read More

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Prayers For Indonesia: Powerful 7.0 Earthquake shook Lombok Island

The WCRC calls on its member churches to pray for Indonesia and those affected by the earthquake that shook Lombok Island . At least 91 people have been reported dead and more than 200 people injured. A further… Read More

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Prayers for successful summit requested

The World Communion of Reformed Churches (WCRC) calls on its members to join sisters and brothers around the world to pray for a successful summit meeting between the leaders of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (DPRK) and… Read More

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WCRC calls for prayer and solidarity in wake of Indonesia church attacks

Do not repay evil for evil or abuse for abuse; but, on the contrary, repay with a blessing. It is for this that you were called—that you might inherit a blessing. —1 Peter 3:9 (NRSV) The World Communion… Read More

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