Day 7: 50 Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church : Iraq

Today we pray for Iraq. Christians have lived in Iraq for two millennia but today their numbers are being dwindled down.

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate just 230,000 Christians in the population of just under 39 million.

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Father, we pray for Iraq. We pray for the believers in Iraq, give them strength to endure and share your love. Let them be a driving force in rebuilding and exploded their numbers by their faithfulness. We pray for the leadership that they will make wise choices that will improve the country. Reveal your self to the people of Iraq. Amen

 

Day 6: 50 Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church : Syria

Today we pray for Syria. Civil war has been the undertones of this country for years ISIS fighting the government. Many have fled as seen in the news over the past many years, but many Christians are staying believing they need to share Gods love to the people.

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate just under 800,000 Christians in the population of just under 19 million.

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Father, we pray for Syria, the country has for years been in constant conflict with an enemy who is wants Syria to conform to its ways. We pray Father that you watch over the citizens of Syria. Give them protection from these attacks and opportunities to grow. We pray that you provide wisdom to their President as he makes daily decisions that affect the people. Protect those who have fled in hopes of safety elsewhere. May they meet Jesus on their journey. For those believers who have stayed behind give them a renewed passion for reaching the lost. Amen

 

Day 5: 50 Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church: Sudan

Todays we pray for Sudan. Sudan has been in the top 20 persecuted countries for the last 24 years. Another Islamic state, Sudan has been known for its ethnic cleansing of the population.

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate just under 2 million Christians in the population of 42 million.

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Father, we pray for Sudan. We pray for the families that remain behind to suffer after their loved ones are senselessly killed. We pray that your love will wash over Sudan. God, we ask that you will open the eyes of the leadership and President of Sudan. Let there be a shift in thoughts and faith. Open their eyes like Saul’s to the glory and majesty of who you are and what Jesus has done. Strengthen those who willingly share your love among the people. Give missionaries protection as they work in secret in the country, let the harvest be plentiful. Amen

 

Day 4: 50 Days of Pray for the Persecuted Church : Pakistan

Todays persecuted country is Pakistan. Pakistan is ripe with crime and corruption, they are a Islamic nation. Protestant churches are available but are under close scrutiny and would most certainty be on high alert at all times.

 

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate just under 4 million Christians in the population of 198 million.

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Father, we pray for Pakistan. We ask that you will guide their new leader Prime minister Sharif as he leads the country, we pray for wisdom and guidance. We pray that he will receive Jesus as his savior and will lead this country into a new era. We read 4 million believes but in the scope of just under 200 million it is such a small number, 2 of every 100 people know you. I pray for those believers that they will make an impact on their families, coworkers, neighbors and anyone they come in contact with. Amen

 

Day 3: 50 Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church: Afghanistan

Todays we pray for Afghanistan. This is another country that is firm in its Islamic beliefs. New believers will expect to be either turned into mental hospitals or executed as it makes no sense to the people why anyone would want to leave Islam.

 

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate a few thousand Christians in the population of 34 million.

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Father, we pray for Afghanistan. This middle eastern country has long been opposed to your move, we pray for a mighty move of your love. Just as you used a few men with Gideon to conquer a nation we pray that the few thousand believers inside Afghanistan will rise us and be used by you. Let their love for you and passion be so infectious that we will hear reports of hundreds if not thousands of the Afghan people turning to you. We pray for the leaders, we ask that they make wise choices and that they will come to know you. We pray protection and strength for those who are following you. Amen

 

Day 2: 50 Days of Pray for the Persecuted Church: Somalia

Todays persecuted country is Somalia. The country is firm in its Islamic beliefs and the tribal belief systems. The church is deep underground as even the hint of walking away from Islam can get you executed.

 

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate a few hundred Christians in the population of 11 million.

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Father, we pray for Somalia. The enemy has a frim hold of this area and we pray for a mighty shake up. We ask that you strengthen the resolve of the believers in their desire to serve you. We ask that you send revival to the leaders of the nation of Somalia. Send believers to reach out to the change makers of the country, people in position and soften their hearts. We pray for safety of every believer and anyone who accepts you. Help us from the outside fight for Somalia that she will be set free from the enemy and become a nation of yours. Amen.

 

Day 1: 50 Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church : North Korea

Not a lot is known about the Christian population in North Korea as they are deep underground. We know more about their leader and his military.

For more information Open Doors USA has some details. They estimate 300,000 Christians in the population of 24 million.

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Father, we pray for North Korea. In this time where it feels like war is imminent we pray for a change of heart for North Korea’s leaders. We pray that Kim Jong Un will come to know you. We pray for divine revelation for the people of North Korea, let the Holy Spirit invade their lives and increase the thirst for you. Strengthen the resilience of the believers in the country and give them boldness to share their faith. Let them see much harvest for their obedience. Keep them protected from opposition. For those in jail I pray that freedom will be available to them and until then that they will keep sharing your love even in their chains. Watch over your children in North Korea and protect them. Amen