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Are you excited?

Last month, we shared some statistics and stories from our first quarter report, which we hope you found encouraging. We reported that 109 people had professed faith in Christ to one of our responders in the first three months of the year. Since then, that number has come even closer to overtaking last year’s total of 151. If God continues to use our team in this way, we could see almost three times as many professions of faith in 2017 as there were in 2016. Amazing!

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Creative challenges

We are so grateful for the Arab nationals who enrich our team. Here’s an interview with Egypt team member Howida*. We’ve included examples of her work…

How long have you been with the Egypt team?

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Breakthrough June 2017

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 a more Ramadan-focused Breakthrough. This month, we’re praying for Tunisia with a focus on the stronghold of Ramadan itself. If you want to find out more about this month-long fast, take a look at the first post from our Rethinking Ramadan challenge. It’s not too late to sign up and take part, if you haven’t already done so.

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First quarter insights

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading… (1 Peter 1:3-4 ESV)

The mental model of Muslim men and women throughout the Middle East – who believe that the law of their God brings peace and promotes prosperity, human dignity and honour – is in contrast to their real life experience. Already, during the first quarter of 2017, the world has witnessed pedestrians run down in London, children killed by chemical weapons in Syria and other unimaginable acts of violence in Egypt, Yemen, Iraq, Afghanistan, France and other places – purportedly to acknowledge that their God is the greatest.

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Rethinking Ramadan 2017

For the second year in a row, Arab World Media brings you Rethinking Ramadan. This year our challenge is to get people praying, thinking and learning about the majority people of the Arab world region. You might discover something new, but equally you might come to see something from a different point of view. All we ask is that you come with faith and an open heart!

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