COUNTRY OF THE WEEK.
Pakistan ( Capital : Islamabad)
Population : 180 million people
Official Languages : Urdu Language, English Language
Location : South Asia, It borders the Arabian Sea, India, Afghanistan, Iran and China.
Religion : The state religion in Pakistan is Islam, which is practiced by about 95-98% of the people of the nation. The remaining 2-5% practice Christianity,Hinduism and other religions.
1. The homeless Christians in Pakistan especially Joseph Colony (internally displaced persons) as Pakistani Refugees are being denied refugee status when they cross Pakistani’s borders.
2. Divine protection over all the churches, pastors and the community
3. Pray for journalist in Pakistan since they stand a chance of spreading the happenings in Pakistan, they are being targeted for interfering with campaign to intimidate and persecuted Christians and if caught they receive a death threat.
4. Pray for Christians in poverty as they suffer lack of status and right and cant get a job and make money to support their families and regularly suffering from the injustice that comes packaged with the abuse of Pakistani’s blasphemy law and for God’s intervention to issues relating to it’s natural consequences.
5. Pray for Christians who are forced to convert from Christianity to Islam or face death so that the Lord will strengthen them against all odds.
And if one member suffers, all the members suffer with it - 1 Corinthians 12:26