Paul Rattray

Paul Rattray

30 Aug 2018

Persecution Is Lifting: Impact East Timor

Oecusse is the only place in East Timor where our church remains closed due to the persecution faced shortly after the inauguration in 2011.

Recently, one of the most vocal leaders of the persecution invited the local pastor to his house to ask for forgiveness for his behaviour against our church. The pastor also prayed for the man’s healing from a chronic illness. This is how disciples of Jesus must act!

The closure of our church building is now before the courts. Recently, we met a Christian attorney who generously offered to help us with our court case. Thank God, with this precious help the case is progressing well. We are sure that soon our church will reopen.

Please pray with us for our persecutor’s healing and salvation, and that our church will reopen soon!

Read more by

Paul Rattray
Paul is the Impact-a-Nation Manager for CV Asia Pacific and oversees NPI projects across the globe. He has a huge heart for reaching people for Christ, is fluent in Indonesian, and has 6 children with his wife, Riani.
Fulfil your vision.

We can support your church or organisation with evangelism and discipleship strategies.

Partner with us