While it is true that increasingly more Muslims are becoming followers of Jesus, it is also a disturbing fact that persecution against Christians is as severe as ever and, in some places, even worse than before.
Most Muslims that became followers of Jesus, will immediately experience hostility, rejection and threats of being killed. Very often they are killed or will be killed unless they will flee or go back to Islam.
A friend told me two weeks ago how he recently led in three separate situations three young men to the Lord. Within a few weeks, all three were killed.
- For the salvation of whole families and extended families. When whole families become followers of Jesus, the change of survival is much bigger.
- For more safe houses for Christians that had to flee.
- That Christians, chased away by their families, will find new friends, jobs and lodging.