Prayer Team


Join our Prayer Team

Our prayer coordinator for Sonshine Ministries is Catherine Opere who lives in Omaha Nebraska. Catherine is a founding board member and has been a friend to Sonshine Ministries International for 8 years. She is passionate about bringing dedicated intercessors together for the purpose of lifting up focused, directed ministry prayer concerns to God. Catherine identifies and communicates the prayer needs of Sonshine Ministries to our prayer team. If you would like to be part of our Sonshine Ministries Prayer Team, please send an email to




General Prayer Requests

  • That many people in Africa would receive the love of God available through Jesus.
  • That God would bless the children and house moms at Sonshine Village, the people of King’ori and Arusha, the country of Tanzania, and the continent of Africa.
  • That the people we touch in the U.S. and Africa would be strengthened spiritually, physically and emotionally to do God’s work.
  • That God would inspire people to contribute to the work of Sonshine Ministries: for the building of our Sonshine Village in Tanzania, for the care and education of the children at our village, for our medical needs and for our general office operations.

Specific Prayer Requests

  • For the children that have newly come into our care; that they will thrive under the love and dedication of those looking after them.
  • That Sonshine Ministries will find favor in the local community surrounding our village and throughout Tanzania as we seek to expand our work in various parts of the locality.
  • That our team members would be blessed with the wisdom, strength and the talents to serve effectively in Tanzania and US.
  • For the dedicated group of skilled craftsman and laborers who are building the Sonshine homes.
  • That we receive favor in negotiating agreements with local utilities, engineers and government agencies.
  • That Sonshine Ministries would connect and partner with like-minded ministries, working together and learning from each other. 
  • For the ongoing process of gaining the correct status with the Tanzanian government, to be exempt from VAT in Tanzania

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Whoever sows generously will also reap generously . . . for God loves a cheerful giver - 2 Corinthians 8:6-7

Your tax deductible donations are greatly appreciated!
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You can also mail your contributions to:
Sonshine Ministries International
PO Box 1356
Wilsonville, OR 97070