7/22/14 Prayer Requests:

Pray for our blind co-worker in Bangladesh, Al-Amin. With the support of CFI, Al-Amin has achieved his certification to practice law in that country, and is trying to establish a center to help other disabled Christians with their legal problems caused by religious persecution. Please pray for Iraqi Christians. The last 150 Christian families have been driven out of Mosul; their homes marked to be confiscated by ISIL with the letter ‘N’ for...

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5/8/14 Prayer Requests

Pray for 27 year old Meriam Yahia Ibrahim in Sudan—a pregnant mother facing the death penalty for her faith. Although Meriam was raised a Christian, she is automatically considered a Muslim by the government of Sudan under Shari’ah law. Meriam is a university graduate and practicing MD. She married her husband, Daniel, a Christian from South Sudan, which for a Muslim is an offence punishable by 100 lashes and death respectively. On March 4...

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3/11/14 Prayer Requests

Pray for the family and community of a young Christian girl who was shot dead by the Taliban in Pakistan. The girl and a cousin, who had converted from Islam, were hiding in an attempt to escape retribution from a group of militant Muslims when they were discovered and attacked. Pray for all Christians in Bengazi, Libya, where violent attacks against them are on the rise. Pray especially for Salama Fawzy, a 22 year old Egyptian Christian...

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Beheadings of New Jersey Christians Suggest Persecution in the U.S.

Beheadings of New Jersey Christians Suggest Persecution in the U.S.

In February 2013, Yusuf Ibrahim was arrested for double murder in Jersey City, New Jersey. But the murders were not just any murders. Ibrahim’s victims, 25-year-old Hanny Tawadros and 27-year-old Amgad Konds, were Coptic Christians from Egypt. The bodies of both men had been found with their heads and hands severed; their remains discovered in the backyard of a home in Buena Vista, New Jersey. And their murderer, Indiana native and fellow...

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“Here Is The Place of Pigs and Slaves” : Christian Persecution in Egypt

“Here Is The Place of Pigs and Slaves” : Christian Persecution in Egypt

As most Americans were enjoying the recent Thanksgiving holiday, many persecuted Christians in Egypt faced an almost daily barrage of assaults on their families, homes, and communities: ● November 22 – Ramy Ragy Bushra, a Christian man, was the victim of a break-in at his repair shop in Mallaw city, in the Minya province. After breaking down the door of the shop, the Muslim attackers ransacked all the contents of the store. ● November 23...

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