Emergency Prayer Alerts11/26/13 9:38 PM
→ Pray for Christian Believers in northern Syria where Al-Qaeda is destroying church buildings and cracking down on protesters as it tries to create an Islamic state.
Fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), a jihadist group linked to al-Qaeda, accessed the Armenian Catholic Church of the Martyrs in Raqqa in September, removed the cross and hung the...
[ continued ]08/22/13 4:25 PM
The Lord Will Bring Egypt From The Brink of Self-Destruction
Photo by Associated Press
[ continued ]07/25/13 6:10 PM
→ SUMMARY: In July 2013, a group of Islamists chased a Christian businessman, killing the 41-year old and leaving his nephew deeply wounded. After a rooftop chase, the mob beat them and hacked them with axes. This atrocity allegedly happened because Emile Naseem supported the removal of the recently ousted President Morsi from office. Young Christian activists are rising up...
[ continued ]07/22/13 4:36 PM
→ Syria's 2˝-year civil war, which has killed 100,000 and displaced over 1.5 million, continues with no end in sight. According to the United Nations, the fighting kills approximately 5,000 people per month and almost 7 million Syrians are in dire need of assistance.
Syrians are fleeing the nation in record numbers, averaging 6,000 per day. Antonio Guterres,...
[ continued ]07/03/13 3:58 PM
Massive demonstrations turned violent in Cairo leaving 16 dead and 781 injured. As the protests continued 17 million Egyptians lined the streets, demanding the resignation of President Mohamed Morsi. Their intense rage stems from the president's inability to fix the economy, security issues, and Morsi's strong ongoing allegiance to the Muslim Brotherhood....
[ continued ]07/10/13 3:52 PM
Over 2.5 million people poured into streets throughout Turkey, protesting Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's plans to turn Taksim Square into a monument to the Ottoman Empire. The protests quickly turned into anti-government demonstrations against Erdogan's tyrannical rule and Islamist policies. Protestors held banners reading "This is not...
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→ SUMMARY: In December 2012, a group of policemen raided a gathering of Christian Believers. While hurling abuses at the Believers, the police took away songbooks and Bibles. They left after taking everyone’s fingerprints. Later, four Believers were charged. These Believers could face punishment.
Late last year a group of Christian...
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→ SUMMARY: In this increasingly fluid situation, where reliable information is sparse, Christian Believers are called to pray for a speedy end to the hostage crisis in Algeria.
What appeared like a routine three-kilometer bus journey to the airport at In Amenas, Algeria soon morphed into a chaotic scene. Heavily armed militants...
[ continued ]12/13/12 12:13 AM
→ Al-Qaeda in Yemen (source: iranreview.com)
Yemen is becoming increasingly hostile to Christian Believers. In a recent exhibition of hostility, extremists attacked a church as members were worshipping God.
At 6:00 p.m. Christian Believers began to assemble inside the church building in Yemen. After greeting each other, they started their worship service with prayer,...
[ continued ]11/02/12 6:06 PM
→ SUMMARY: The temporary truce between Syria's main opposition group, the Free Syrian Army (FSA), and the Syrian government collapsed before it even started. Syria's civil war is spilling into nearby countries, and Syrian Christians are being targeted for attack.
UN-Arab League representative Lakhdar Brahimi negotiated a four-day ceasefire. The...
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