Prayer Need'S ARCHIVE

  • Imagine coming out of your church on Sunday to a mob of 200 Muslims demanding that you never worship there again. That is what happened on December 1st to Pastor Titus and his church in West Java. The next week, the mob had more than doubled. The Muslims claimed that the church, located in a […]

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  • Faith Usman knows the ache of loss and loneliness in a way most 29-year-olds can hardly imagine. In 2002, her husband Davou was gunned down by Muslim herdsmen. She was left a widow with one small son. Two years later, God blessed her with a marriage to another godly man, Kore Usman. A month ago, […]

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  • UPDATE – February 6: Today, Mohamed El Baladi, a convert to Christ out of Islam, appeared in court to appeal a 30 month prison sentence for the crime of “proselytizing.” The court’s judge ruled that all charges against him should be dropped! Praise God for this good news from Morocco, and thank you for joining in the spiritual […]

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  • UPDATE – February 6: Today, Mohamed El Baladi, a convert to Christ out of Islam, appeared in court to appeal a 30 month prison sentence for the crime of “proselytizing.” The court’s judge ruled that all charges against him should be dropped! Praise God for this good news from Morocco, and thank you for joining in […]

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  • In the Central African Republic, Elisée Zama, a translator with a Wycliffe Bible Translators partner-organization, was shot and killed by Islamists. He was trying to get his family out of Bangui, where Muslims are attacking Christians, and Christians are responding by attacking Muslims. Violence against Christians has been increasing since March 2013, when Seleka came […]

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  • In Tatarstan, which is a Muslim-majority, autonomous republic in the Russian Federation, 7 churches were burned in 2013 and Christians are pressured to convert to Islam. Investigators believe the people behind the attacks are Muslims who adhere to the Wahhabi branch of Islam. Wahhabism, named after an eighteenth century Islamic theologian, is a form of […]

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  • Nothing could fill the emptiness in Armin’s life. Twice, the young Iranian attempted suicide. Then, while in a rehab center in Tehran, an ex-drug addict shared the Gospel with Armin. He began attending a house church. Through a relationship with Jesus, he walked away from drugs for good. Armin began telling others in the rehab […]

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  • After Tariq Masih sold boxes of fireworks wrapped in pages from a children’s book on Islam, the illiterate Christian was accused of blasphemy and severely beaten by a Muslim mob. Although Tariq was initially “pardoned” after the mob realized he could not read, the leaders of four local mosques insist that Tariq should be more […]

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  • Although born into a Muslim family, when Behzad Taalipasand put his faith in Jesus Christ, he did something the Islamic Iranian authorities say is impossible: he left Islam. Last year, right after Christmas, Behzad was arrested for taking part in a worship service at a house church. He was released on a bail, but then, […]

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  • Council chairman Rafiqul Faruk, with the support of local Muslim leaders, is threatening converts in central Bangladesh until they return to Islam. After a group of twenty-five Christians tried to build a church, Faruk summoned them to his office, where a mob of over 1000 Muslims had gathered. Faruk, along with several imams he had […]

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