The Afar

There are 2.5 million Afar in the Horn of Africa. they are herders of camels and goats. Many have gone seeking work in cities. Many are very poor and most hopeless. They are nominally Muslim but fear spirits.

Pray for new Afar believer L recently visited in his desert village by missionaries. He had filled his house with many people in readiness to hear the gospel. Pray for his continued encouragement and that of all the believers. May they grow in knowledge, faith and zeal. The Afar are an un-reached people spread over the horn of Africa in Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti and Somalia.

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For more about the Afar click here

Afar link

and here.

Remember Alta who is working her way through translation of the NT into Afar. She is starting James.

Pray for courage and integrity for new Afar converts, for open doors to reach women and for the production of an audio version of the Bible in Afar especially a mobile phone version (on micro SD card).

Published by Julian Kennedy

Bus pass carrying 67 year old disciple of Jesus Christ. Member and deacon of Covenant Protestant Reformed Church, Ballymena. Married to Marianna. Son Joseph at home. Two daughters Marie Isabel and Kirsty in England. Enjoys keeping fit (including indoor rowing), watching track and field, nature and nature documentries. Got hip replacement in April 2014 and major surgery to re-align right knee in November 2017. Blessed in the Covenant love of God in Christ. Retired Emergency Medicine Specialty Doctor.

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