Nov. 13, 2014 | Syria A Syrian Christian man is mourning the death of his son, who was killed by Islamic State militants. After the IS overran the village where “Gasur” and his son lived, the two chose to remain in their home knowing that they could be killed. When Gusur was called to theContinue reading “Pray for Gusur and All Syrian Christians”
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Continue petitioning for Syrian people.
Pray for Syria Imagine , for a moment, that you are a believing wife called Rabka and your country is engulfed by civil war, your husband never returns one night from seeking work, your home is destroyed and you are left with your children and must resort to begging in the streets. Or you areContinue reading “Continue petitioning for Syrian people.”
Christians Hopeful amid Civil War.
Source: VOM Sources Christians in Syria remain hopeful despite increasingly difficult circumstances, a VOM contact reports. Syrians still face continual threats from snipers and mortars; from June 8 to June 10, dozens of mortars fell around the building where our VOM contact lives. He said many people are begging, searching in the rubbish and lookingContinue reading “Christians Hopeful amid Civil War.”
Devastation of a nation
Since 2011 many of Syria’s cities have been devastated by the civil war, 93,000 have died, 6.8 million are in need, 4.3 million displaced and 1.6 million seeking refuge in neighbouring countries. There are food shortages. Bloodshed continues and in the middle the church is suffering. The church has been here 2,000 years. Paul wasContinue reading “Devastation of a nation”