Radio Work in Honduras – Two SonSet Solutions engineers are in Honduras installing radio equipment for a partner in a remote area. They are both sensing particularly strong spiritual opposition. Please pray for physical and spiritual protection, and that God would cause the work to go forward unhindered.
Gaining New Friends for the Ministry – SonSet Solutions will hold informational desserts next week (Oct. 11 and 12) in Ohio. Pray that our team will represent the ministry well and more people will be added to our network of friends.
Strategic Objectives for 2019 – SonSet Solutions’ strategic objectives for 2019 are in place and the year’s operating budget is already approved by our board. Pray for continued guidance from the Lord as we look ahead with anticipation to what God will do through this ministry in the coming year!
SonSet Solutions Team Members Embark on Work Trip to Papua New Guinea – Two of our team members embarked this week to Papua New Guinea to help our longtime partner there with multiple radio projects. International travel has its dangers, but this one came upon them within blocks of their house. As a coworker was driving them to the airport, the car was struck by a hit and run driver. Praise God no one was hurt, but the coworker’s car sustained significant damage. Pray for God’s protection on the rest of the journey and for provisions for the car repair.
SonSet Solutions Workers Promote Student Opportunities at College Fairs – SonSet Solutions workers are attending college fairs this week to promote SonSet Solutions spring break work team opportunities and summer internships. Pray that qualified students might respond to the invitation.
SonSet Solutions’ Partner Celebrating 25 Years of Broadcast Ministry – One of our ongoing quests at SonSet Solutions is to deepen relationships with ministry groups with whom we have already enjoyed fruitful collaboration. In an upcoming visit by the leader of the R.E.D ministry in Burkina Faso, we will help celebrate 25 years since their broadcast ministry was launched. We will also meet to explore additional ways that we can provide technology-based solutions to overcome barriers and help our friends reach even more people in their country with the message of new life in the Lord Jesus.
New Missionary Couple to Start Service Soon – A new missionary couple is due to begin their service with SonSet Solutions on December 1. Pray for them as they wrap things up at their present places of employment. Ask God to stir the hearts of more people so their ministry partnership income will soon reach 100%.
Radio Station Repairs and Upgrades in Honduras – Long-awaited repairs are scheduled for a radio station in Honduras next week. Pray as two people from our office travel there to take care of this work and also install a system that is intended to guard equipment against dangerous electrical power fluctuations.
Radio Ministry Partner in Zambia Resumes Broadcasts – Praise the Lord that our radio ministry partner in Zambia, Premiere One Love, which was off the air due to a broken transmitter, was able to borrow a transmitter from another partner and has now resumed broadcasts. SonSet Solutions will be repairing the broken transmitter.
SonSet® Radios Ready for Shipment to Burkina Faso – Praise the Lord that the order of 2,400 SonSet radios for our partner RED in Burkina Faso have been tested and prepared for shipment.
Board of Directors Meet – The SonSet Solutions board of directors meets every quarter. Thank the Lord for this group of individuals that loves the ministry and wants to help it thrive. Ask for God’s guiding presence at the September meeting.
Major Project with Longtime Partner in Papua New Guinea – Two of our staff will travel this month to Papua New Guinea to assist a radio ministry partner with a major project. We helped Wantok Radio Light go on the air in 2002 and assisted in their becoming a network with 31 FM repeater stations! Pray for wisdom and strength to complete the project which will restore shortwave broadcasts.
Spiritual Impact of Radio Ministry in Peru – Several years ago, SonSet Solutions helped Ray Rising with a radio station in Llata, Peru. Ray quotes a local Quechua pastor speaking of the impact of the station: “We have testimonies of believers who are being built up in their faith as well as unbelievers who are coming to an understanding of the Bible and the meaning of the gospel.” Praise God for this spiritual fruit.
Seeking New Friends for the Ministry – Pray for details to come together in preparation for two mission representation events coming up in October. SonSet Solutions will host informational desserts in Columbus and Akron, Ohio, on October 11 and 12, respectively. Friends of the ministry will be invited and encouraged to bring with them a couple of people who are not already familiar with SonSet Solutions. Pray that this will draw new friends to the ministry.
Radio Ministry in Zambia Off the Air – A radio ministry in Zambia, Premiere One Love, is off the air due to problems with their transmitters. Video calls between a SonSet Solutions technician and the station engineer failed to resolve the issues, so the transmitters will have to be sent here for repair. The station manager suspects that these technical problems along with medical issues among the staff are evidence of a spiritual battle that needs much prayer.