Tourists have been cancelling hundreds of hotel bookings in the Maldives every day since the imposition of a state of emergency last week, tour operators say, despite government assurances things are normal in the resort islands, far from the capital.
China, India, the United States and Britain issued travel warnings after President Abdulla Yameen imposed the emergency and arrested judges who had ordered him to free jailed opposition leaders. Pray for the peace of the Maldives and pray the Prince of Peace will show himself to the Maldivian people.
Just heard from workers in the region. They are new there and their children are having a difficult time adjusting. Please pray for their family learning a new culture and language. And pray for clarity of vision for them.
I just received a note from a worker new in the region. Here are some of their prayer needs: Finding the right teacher for language acquisition, dreams and visions given to those who are seeking God, pray for continued adjustment for the entire family.
The Maldives are in a fight to preserve their coral reef structures from bleaching. Pray for their islands but more importantly, pray for a preservation of the souls of the people. Pray for the light of Christ to wash their sins white as snow.