Prayer Need'S ARCHIVE

  • In Pakistan, where Islam is the state religion, Christians live within a Muslim theocratic society where the innocent are punished and the guilty set free. On January 28, Judge Mohammad Azam of the Anti-Terrorism Court in Lahore acquitted 106 Muslims of all charges related to their part in a massive attack on Christians in Joseph […]

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  • In Ethiopia, teenage girls sharing the Gospel in love are arrested and jailed by fanatically intolerant Muslims.   After attending an evangelism training course with other local believers, 15-year-old Eden and her friends Mihiret (14), Gifti (14), and Deborah (18) began reaching out to Muslims in Babile, a small town in eastern Ethiopia. They handed […]

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  • “The moment they threw me in the hole to kill me, I said to God, ‘If you exist, please give me a chance to get to know you.’”   Meghrik (name changed) was traveling outside of ISIS-controlled Raqqa when three jihadists boarded his bus. They began checking all the passengers’ IDs, and Meghrik knew he […]

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  • “His love and concern for the people of Turkey is unmistakable, as he has dedicated 23 years of his life to serving them. This is what makes his imprisonment and the unfounded charges so unbelievable and shocking.”   Andrew Brunson – originally from Black Mountain, N.C. – is imprisoned in Izmir, Turkey, which is the […]

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  • “One day a Shi’a Muslim was shot right in front of me. The terrorists told me: ‘If you do not convert to Islam, we will shoot you as well’. That is when I converted to Islam. From that time on, we concealed that we were Christians.”   Jandark Nassi and her son, Ismail, were captured […]

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  • Sudan’s Islamic regime continues to brutalize non-Muslims, and followers of Christ are at the top of its enemies list.   The leader of Sudan, President Omar al-Bashir, wants Sudan to be a “pure” Islamic state. He has ordered the slaughter of non-Arab ethnic groups and launched military campaigns against non-Muslim regions of Sudan. His administration […]

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  • Pakistan’s infamous blasphemy law invites persecution of Christians   Somewhere on a street in Nishtar Colony, someone dropped a Qur’an. But first, they scribbled the name “Babu Shehbaz” on one of the pages. Writing in a Qur’an is forbidden, as is tossing it out in the street. So, without any evidence other than his name […]

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  • “Please pray along with us. These armed Fulani herdsmen are out to destroy us completely.”   Grace Daniels received distressed phone calls from family members living in Gidan Waya village – Islamic Fulani herdsmen were attacking people and destroying homes and church buildings in the predominantly Christian area. From Wednesday evening until Friday afternoon (Nov. […]

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  • Maryam Zargaran was arrested by Iranian authorities for leaving Islam to worship Jesus. Maryam, a children’s music teacher, was arrested in November 2012. She was held for five days in the filthy, dangerous Vozara Detention Center, and then transferred to the notorious Evin prison. Except for a few months out on bail, she has been in […]

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  • On December 11th, in one of the deadliest attacks on Egypt’s Christian minority in years, a bomb exploded during Sunday worship in a Coptic Christian church in Cairo, killing at least 25 people (many of them women and children) and injuring 49 more. The day after the bombing Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi named a […]

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