Highlights of 2017

If any of you wants to be my follower, you must give up your
own way, take up your cross, and follow me.
(Matthew 16:24 NLT)

Follow me

Our theme for 2017 was based on Jesus’ invitation to follow him – an invitation that is given numerous times throughout the gospels. It is a caution as well as a promise. Jesus wants us to follow him with our eyes open; the road may not be easy (see above verse), but it will bring us heavenly treasures (Matthew 19:21) and will result in fruitfulness (Matthew 4:19).

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Through the door

This is our latest video, which shows Rabia with his sister and her friend. They have been investigating Christianity and the teachings of Jesus the Messiah. All three determine to continue their faith journey together, despite the possible personal costs.

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Breakthrough February 2018

Breakthrough is a monthly call to pray for the Arab world. In each edition we focus on a different country of the region, praying for breakthrough over a particular stronghold.

Welcome to Breakthrough. This month we focus our prayers on the country of Oman, which is one of the least responsive countries to the gospel. There are presently very few believers in and from this country – but this could be the time when the Holy Spirit breaks through!

We want to engage with those who are drawn to the Word of God and eager to study the Bible. Pray that this would happen!

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Do not be afraid 2018

Do not be afraid. It is a bold statement. It has no room for misinterpretation. You can’t argue with it, especially when it comes from the most high authority.

When God speaks these words, they hold weight – much more than they would if you or I were to speak them. They are a promise that will never be broken. Not a promise of an easy life, free from sadness and pain, but a promise of faithfulness in adversity, hope in despair and freedom in oppression.

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Following Jesus and counting the cost

By Mandy J, guest writer

Jesus’ teaching continues to powerfully transform lives today – as it did his first followers in the Middle East. This testimony illustrates how the good news is changing hard hearts in the Arab world and enabling people to follow the Messiah despite great personal risk.

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