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Breakthrough July 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 and thank you for praying. This month, we lift up the country of Iraq. Even though it doesn’t feature so much in the news these days, we know it still needs lots of prayer.

As a change, let’s begin by looking at this image of Qadisiyah, Baghdad, taken by NASA.

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Breakthrough June 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 another Breakthrough in which we pray for Mauritania. Some countries are easy to write about, while others are more difficult. For a number of reasons, Mauritania is one of those difficult countries, yet it is just as in need of the gospel as any other country of the Arab world region.

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Breakthrough May 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 our May edition of Breakthrough. In just over two weeks, the lives of millions of Muslims all over the world will get turned upside down. For thirty days, there will be no eating, no drinking, no smoking and no sexual relations for all who are able* during the daylight hours. It will be tough, but Ramadan is one of the five pillars of Islam – so it’s not an option if you are a Muslim.

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Breakthrough April 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.

He will swallow up death forever; and the Lord God will wipe away tears from all faces, and the reproach of his people he will take away from all the earth, for the Lord has spoken. (Isaiah 25:8 ESV)

Welcome to Breakthrough and happy Easter! This is truly the most beautiful day – the day when Jesus completed his earthly mission and death was swallowed up forever.

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Breakthrough March 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. We last prayed for Morocco two years ago, when we looked at the stronghold of folk Islam. We’ve chosen the same stronghold this time because it continues to hold people in its grip.

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