Category: Ramadan

Lindy Lowry - May 21, 2018

Once a Persecutor, Now a Christ Follower–Former Muslim Shares How He Met Jesus During Ramadan

Former Muslims, now Christians, share their stories of finding Jesus during Ramadan and the catalytic impact of their newfound faith on their lives.

Lindy Lowry - May 16, 2018

In Egypt, Families of 21 Martyrs Beheaded by ISIS Feel ‘Inner Peace’ After Remains Returned

Families of the 21 martyrs, more than 40 area priests and residents of Al-Our and nearby villages came together in a morning mass to celebrate the return of their loved ones. 

Ryan - May 15, 2018

As Ramadan Begins, Egypt’s Christians Reflect on Tragic Year But Resolve to Be Light in Darkness

In the last year, Egypt has been hit with one persecution act after another. While there’s fear, especially as Egypt heads into Ramadan, that fear is mixed with strong faith.

Christopher Summers - May 15, 2018

See How Christians in Egypt Show Their Love for the Cross with This Simple Tattoo

Why Egyptian Christians stand out during Ramadan.

Janelle P - Jun 15, 2017

Showing Love to our Neighbors during Ramadan

Believers in Egypt risk safety to engage with Muslim neighbors, and encounter openness and great conversation…

Lindy Lowry - Jun 15, 2017

4 Questions About Ramadan Answered–And Why Christ Followers Need to Pray

What does the Muslim holy month of Ramadan (this year May 15 through June 14) mean for Christ followers?

Janelle P - Jun 07, 2017

Pray for Christians in Qatar During Diplomatic Crisis

Christians in Qatar are requesting prayers for the current diplomatic crisis their country is in. A growing number of other Arab countries have cut all ties with Qatar. The future for Qatar and its hundreds of thousands of migrant workers – tens of thousands of those being Christian believers – is unclear.

Janelle P - May 24, 2017

Prayers for Egypt as Ramadan Approaches

As much excitement as the Islamic holy month brings to Muslims, it does carry a great deal of burdens and concerns to the Christian community in Egypt. Please pray with us that many Muslims around the globe will have an encounter with the true God.

Janelle P - Jun 24, 2016

3 Reasons We Pray During Ramadan

Each year, we call our readers to join us in a prayer campaign during Ramadan. While this is an Islamic holy month, we are marking it on our calendars. Here are 3 reasons we pray during Ramadan:

Open Doors - Jul 10, 2014

Ramadan Day 27- Self Control

The idea of Self control is demonstrated by Muslims on the 27th day of Ramadan, when Muslims celebrate the night that they believe God first revealed the words of the Quran to Mohammad. On this night, the “Night of Power”, “submitters” or devout Muslims honor God all night long, either in their homes or with […]