Prayer

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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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Breakthrough May 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.

What do you know about Kuwait? Is it a big or a small country? How do the people dress? How many Kuwaitis are Muslim? Are they Sunni or Shia? Are they conservative or liberal? Are they rich or poor? Perhaps you know the answer to all or only some of these questions. Not all of them are answered below!

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Breakthrough April 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. 

In this month’s Breakthrough we pray for the people of Palestine. We recognise that this region can be a difficult subject to broach in Christian circles. Many of us have strong views on the issues that surround this part of the world.

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Breakthrough March 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.

Did you have pancakes last night? Today is Ash Wednesday, which for many Christians marks the beginning of a period of fasting as we reflect on Jesus’ 40 days of temptation in the desert (see Matthew 4). Not all of us will give up something for Lent, but it is a special time in which we look forward to our celebration of the most important date in the Christian calendar: Christ’s death and resurrection.

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Breakthrough February 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.

In this edition of Breakthrough, we’re praying for the country and people of Qatar. We last prayed for them in December 2015, so it’s been a while. As you will read, the people of Qatar are rather resistant to the gospel. There are fewer than ten known believers among the small population of Qatari nationals.

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