Small Fellowships Face Big OppositionOct. 4, 2011 Gospel for AsiaPastor Ashu and his wife minister to the unreached in a remote village of Bhutan.Spreading Bad ReportsGospel for Asia-supported missionary Varun Gurram needs your prayers right now. His ministry is facing hostility from a local leader of an anti-Christian organization. This leader held meetings the first week of September, urging villagers to refuse Christians any land on which to build a church. After gaining a following in Pastor Varuns village, he also went to a neighboring village and spread bad reports about the ministry.Please pray the Lord will grow Pastor Varuns ministry despite the strong opposition. Ask the Lord to protect him and the other believers from harm.Also ask the Lord to bring the anti-Christian leader to salvation.Small but FaithfulGospel for Asia-supported missionary Ashu Suthars ministry is also facing opposition. Pastor Ashu and his wife are ministering in a remote village of Bhutan that has never before heard the Good News. Opposition toward his small but faithful fellowship of four families has increased in the past weeks. Hostility is coming from those of a traditional Asian religion to which Pastor Ashu and the four families in his fellowship once belonged.Please ask the Lord to protect this small body of believers and to use them to show their adversaries the love of Christ.