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Greece in Crisis - A Prayer Request from the Greek Evangelical Alliance

Jul 1, 2015

Many churches around the world are praying for the people of Greece during these challenging days. At the WEA, we have received a call to prayer from the Greek Evangelical Alliance, our national member body, and we warmly commend these prayer requests to you and your church:

WEA Religious Liberty Prayer News: Libya, Tanzania, India

May 1, 2015

Video depicts the killing of Ethiopian Christians by Islamic State militants in LIBYA; Government threatens to close down churches that oppose new constitution in TANZANIA; Pastor harassed by Hindu Extremists in INDIA

Micah Global: Urgent Prayer Request for Earthquake in Nepal

Apr 25, 2015

7.8 Earthquake hit Nepal this morning (25th April), with devastating impact. Hourly updates indicate a rising death toll with many having lost homes and possessions.

Religious Liberty Prayer Alert: 17 killed in church bombings in Pakistan

Mar 18, 2015

18 March, Twin suicide bomb attacks at 2 churches in Lahore, Pakistan killed at least 17 people and injured around 70 people on Sunday. According to reports, the attackers targeted St. John’s Catholic Church and Christ Church which are located near each other. It is believed that around 500 Christia

Religious Liberty Prayer News: Lybia, Iran, Nepal, Kenya

Feb 18, 2015

21 Egyptian Christians beheaded in LIBYA; Imprisoned Christian to face more charges in IRAN; Church attacked; pastor captured and beaten for 3 days in NEPAL; 15-year-old girl beaten to death for converting to Christianity in KENYA

WEA Religious Liberty Prayer News: India, Ethiopia, Uzbekistan

Dec 16, 2014

Indian Christians hold a candle light vigil, suspecting foul play behind the fire that destroyed the St. Sebastian's Church in New Delhi, India. The demolished Heaven's Light Church in Harar, Ethiopia. Christians fined for meeting together in Uzbekistan

Prayer Alert: 2 years on, remembering pastor Saeed Abedini

Sep 26, 2014

26 September, Today marks the 2nd year anniversary of pastor Saeed Abedini’s imprisonment for his faith in Iran. During a visit to Tehran, on 28 July 2012, pastor Abedini, 34, was detained by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard and placed under house arrest for his Christian faith.

A Prayer Request for Evangelical Schools in Ukraine and Russia

Aug 29, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) continues to receive very disturbing reports from Ukraine, including reports of the deaths of four evangelical Pastors in Eastern Ukraine - some suspect that they were targeted for being evangelicals. Please continue to pray for the whole nation, and all the peop

Praying for Government leaders in Oppressive Regimes

Aug 26, 2014

More than 1.6 billion people—23 percent of the world’s population—have no say in how they are governed and face severe consequences if they try to exercise their most basic rights, such as expressing their views, assembling peacefully, and organising independently of the state. These numbers are in

An Urgent Call to Prayer For Christians in the Middle East

Aug 5, 2014

As we prayed for the Muslim world through Ramadan just recently, our attention was constantly drawn to the situation in the Middle East. From Iraq to the war between Israel and Palestine, to Sudan where a Christian woman was sentenced to death for apostasy and even beyond the borders of the ME to N