CHALLENGES TO PRAYER
•The Coptic Church is by far the largest body of Christians in the Middle East and is a strategic key for the evangelization of the region.
•Church leaders – Wisdom, grace, and confidence are needed in handling the Muslim authorities, Islamist persecution and the questioning world.
•A spiritual awakening Church-wide in the midst of mounting pressures and communal tensions.
•Pray for a stable and trustworthy government to act in the interest of all its people.
•Pray for the Church to continue to overcome evil with divine forgiveness and love.
•Pray for Jesus to reveal Himself to an unprecedented number of Muslims disillusioned by Islamic State.
•Christians’ influence in business, the professions and health services.
•Pray that MBBs may be uplifted and strengthened through the love of Christ.