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 prayer and solidarity for Bolivia

Pastoral Letter from AIPRAL We repudiate and are deeply pained by the coup d’état against the Plurinational State of Bolivia. The preliminary technical evaluation of the recent elections carried out by the Organization of American States, accepted as… Read More

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Join in prayer for Lebanon

Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox church leaders in Lebanon met earlier this week to discuss the current situation in the country, which has seen millions of people take to the streets in protest against the government and economic conditions…. Read More

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WCRC responds to situation in northeast Syria

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” —John 16:33 Rev. Najla Kassab, president of the World… Read More

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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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