MENU

Impromptu Testimonies of Thanksgiving

A church planted by MTW missionaries and national partners in the impoverished Suki community of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, has become a stronghold of joy in the darkness. At a recent Sunday gathering, several members of the Suki church plant gave impromptu testimonies of thanksgiving to God: a daughter healed, an elderly mother coming to faith, a new home provided, a home intruder stopped by prayer. Last month, they celebrated a baptism service in which 16 new members were received. Each individual baptized had their own story of redemption, of Christ drawing them into His bigger story of hope and redemption for the world. God has truly been faithful and good to His people.

In the midst of poverty, sickness, and pain, this little fellowship of believers is shining a light of hope and love, evident to all those around them.

Your gifts to MTW are used to build strongholds of joy in a broken world. Thank you for the part you play in sharing the hope of the gospel and advancing the kingdom.

Staff, Addis Ababa Ethiopia Church planting Nov 23, 2017
Please login to continue
Forgot your password?
Recover it here.
Don't have an account?
Create an Account

Sign Up for Free

Name
Email
Choose Password
Confirm Password

GET INVOLVED

Seasoned Leadership Needed in Sub-Saharan Africa
Longer
Youth Ministry Coordinator
Longer
Teacher: Bingham Academy in Ethiopia
Longer
Campus Ministry and Church Planting in Belmopan
Longer

Asnaketch: Transformed in Ethiopia (VIDEO)

Asnaketch’s life was falling apart. She was sick from cancer and her husband turned against her. But God had a story of redemption to tell.

SEE MORE

A Mercy Ministry in Ethiopia’s Slums Bears Gospel Fruit During COVID-19

When the virus arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, MTW missionaries working in the capital city’s slums feared the worst.

SEE MORE

COVID-19: Jason & Gizaw in Ethiopia (VIDEO)

In the Suki neighborhood where the Ethiopia ACT team ministers, COVID-19 has meant no work and hunger for an already vulnerable population.

SEE MORE

The Need for Discipleship in Africa (VIDEO)

As a pandemic rages throughout the continent, MTW Africa moves forward with a clear vision to transform the church through discipleship.

SEE MORE

Working Together to Plant Churches in Ethiopia (VIDEO)

Five Ethiopian nationals and an MTW missionary work together as a team to help build the church in their lower-income community.

SEE MORE

Why We Work With Local Believers (VIDEO)

Watch and see how God is knitting a team of missionaries and national partners in Africa together to have a greater impact on the kingdom.

SEE MORE

Give thanks for lives transformed among the urban poor in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and pray for ongoing spiritual growth. 

Pray for ongoing ministry in the Suki community during COVID-19. Many day workers cannot work, and the church is having to find creative ways to minister. 

Pray for the church-planting team in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, (comprised of five Ethiopian nationals and an MTW missionary) as they work together to wholistically share Christ and serve the local community. 

Pray for the team in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, as national partners and MTW missionaries work hand in hand for a greater overall impact.

Pray for the Suki church plant in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and for God to open doors to plant another church in a nearby community. 

Pray for the people being served through Ethiopia ACT, MTW's ministry serving the most marginalized in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 

Pray for the Church in Africa to deepen and for African believers to live holy lives in accordance with God's Word.  

Give thanks and pray for the Suki church plant in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Pray for our ministries in Africa, where many have come to expect broken systems and corruption. Pray that God would intervene and change hearts that would change communities.

Pray for those in the urban slums of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, who are struggling economically due to COVID-19 restrictions. 

SUBSCRIBE TO MTW ONLINE

Stories from the field straight to your inbox.