A North African woman persecuted for her faith
A North African woman persecuted for her faith
Feb. 17, 2017 | North Africa

Pray for "Safa," Beaten for Converting to Christianity

[590] prayers in [31] nations have been posted for "Safa".

A Christian woman in North Africa has been repeatedly beaten recently by family members and religious leaders after her conversion to Christianity. “Safa” has suffered severe bruising and nausea as a result of the beatings. Local mosque leaders have told her that they will continue the beatings, in an attempt to drive out the “Christian demon,” until she returns to Islam. Please pray that Safa will remain strong in faith and that the beatings will stop.

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  • Father, You told us not to fear those who can destroy the body, so we pray for Safa that You will continue to strengthen her in her body and spirit as she continues to worship You. Bless her that she is willing to endure suffering in order to honor You. May her steadfastness bring many to You as they learn of her unshakeable faith and Your salvation.
    Antoinette D - USA
  • Dear God, please stop the beatings that Safa is being made to endure. Help herto remain steadfast in Christ and have reason to praise You in the midst of her suffering. Give her hope and fellow worshipers to help bear the burdens. Thank you for her testimony. May it bring many to Christ.
    JM B - USA
  • Dear Lord, I pray for the victims, their families and friends, their communities, and their persecutors. I pray that your light would shine through all the darkness. I pray for healing, comfort, protection, and strength. In Your name, amen
    Olga G - USA
  • Oh Lord, protect Safa today. Bring another believer to share encouragement and physical protection. Please summon angels to her defense to physically restrain her abusers and put fear in their heart. Give Safa a spirit like Stephen, so that when they look upon her, they a face dazzle like an angel. Let them know they are fighting against you.
    Boyd M - USA
  • Release her Lord Jesus, release her from being beaten. Lord I ask You to make Your presence known in the midst of Safa's family that they might see the demon's face and know!
    Becca H - USA
  • Praying
    Carla M - USA
  • Lord, please make these truths evident to Safa today, "For as high as the heavens are above the earth, So great is His lovingkindness toward those who fear Him."
    Linda D - Korea, South
  • Father, Safa is suffering for her faith in Jesus and she needs Your supernatural protection and deliverance. I am asking for you to cause the beatings and torture to stop and for her to grow in confidence and boldness in her faith. I pray that she would see that her battle is not against flesh and blood and that other believers would come along side!
    Matt B - USA
  • Almighty God, You are powerful and all-knowing so Father protect Your child for her belief. When Safa stands strong in her faith that she will be a living testimony. I know that You will open up the eyes of her attackers and bring them to You.
    Mary W - USA
  • Father, please heal Safa & deliver her from further harm. Convict those who are attacking her. Turn their hearts toward Jesus. Let them know that Safa has found true peace & salvation. Provide for all of her needs & surround her with warrior angels to guard her & keep her safe, Amen.
    Donna S - USA
  • Dearest Safa, you are so loved by the Lord. And I pray for your physical body as a result of the beatings, that you will heal quickly. I also pray the beatings will stop, but that you remain strong in your faith in the Lord Jesus. Blessings to you in His dear name, Amen.
    Kelly S - USA
  • Lord, change the hearts of the wicked. Give Safa courage and heal her. Let her shine in the darkness against those who persecute. Give her the words to put them to shame. Amen
    ej L - USA
  • Father, we pray to relatives Safa repent and see how the enemy use religion to kill inocents. We pray that she become more strong, and read the Holy Bible every day S Matteus cap 6 show the truth religion is take care poor people and love your enemies. They are blind but by faith they will be
    Save by revelation of truth by Jesus Christ Name amem.
    Adriani n - USA
  • O God, i pray for Your protection for Safa; Lord, take her away from the situation that she is in, be Jehovah Jirah and provide a safe house for her. Protect her from these beatings and may she remain strong in her faith. Send words of encouragement to her in her sleep, give her hope. Help her, O Lord, in Jesus Name, Amen.
    Anne S - USA
  • Praying much. May God provide a safe place for you, and bless you for your faith and courage. Love and blessings.
    Anne Margaret H - USA
  • Dear Lord, Comfort sister Safa with your Love. Be her protector. Cause this torture on her life to come to an end. May those hurting her see there wrongs and repent quickly. Give Safa a forgiving heart, help her to pray for her attackers. Have mercy Father. May the love of Christ well up strong in sister Safa. May her Faith increase all the more. Amen
    Deidre S - USA
  • In Jesus name I command satan to leave this dear woman through the work of his wicked hands.satan you know she has eternal life and you have eternal hell fire. Safa,God is with you,keep courage. Jesus be her one and all,meet her every pressing need according to the riches of your glorry.
    Sandra D - USA
  • Father, I pray that You will strengthen our sister in Christ, Safa, and by Your grace enable her to endure mistreatment even as Your Son endured mistreatment on our behalf. While Safa participates in the fellowship of Your sufferings, I pray that her relationship with You will deepen and be more abiding with each challenge that You allow to take place.
    Patrick V - USA
  • I praise You, Lord God, for Your faithful servant Safa. Bless her with steadfast faith and protect her from harm. May her witness of You turn many to You. May the beatings stop and may her persecutors ask Your forgiveness and aid her in recovery. May all in north Africa hunger for You and be satisfied. In Christ, Amen.
    Craig M - USA
  • Lord, protect the soul and person of Safa. she is yours; save her from the wrath of her enemies. May she cry out with the faith of David and receive the same relief.
    Margaret D - USA
  • Lord, please protect our dear sister Safa from her abusers. Keep her strong in her faith in spite of those who would harm her. Comfort her, dear Jesus, through the power of the Holy Spirit. Help other believers to come around her for protection and encouragement. Open the eyes of her tormentors and may they see the truth of the gospel of Jesus.
    Jackie V - USA
  • Isaiah 54:17 "no weapon formed against me will stand." Lord, guide her through this time. Let Christians in this nation care for her. I ask this in the Name of Jesus my Lord and Your Holy Son. Amen.
    Steve S - USA
  • This your child I pray against these people they will not harm her any more in Jesus name Amen
    Evangelist F. B - USA
  • Abba, Father, I cry out to You to bring a rather unfortunate end to all evil urges to cast You out of this mighty woman who You love dearly and I employ your waiting angels to guard her and lift her up on her feet as the sight of her will be queer to the adversary. In Jesus mighty powerful name, amen.
    Cheryl B - USA
  • Dear God, I lift up this vulnerable Christian convert to the faith. I ask that You rescue her by providing a safe place for her to live or saving those who treat her with such brutality. Heal her body and also the scars left on her heart & mind. Intervene on her behalf in mighty & miraculous ways! In Jesus Name, Amen.
    Linda H - USA
  • Oh Father, protect Safa from these horrendous beatings. May they cease in Jesus' name. Help her faith to become strong and keep her always in Your loving embrace. In Jesus' name, Amen.
    Kelly S - USA
  • I am praying for here in Dallas Tx.
    Charles O - USA
  • Oh dear Jesus I pray for Safa as she is being tortured for in faith in you Lord. Please wrap your loving arms around her, bolster her physical needs and help her remain strong in your Lord.
    Shirley R - USA
  • Father God, please comfort and heal Safa from the torture and beatings she endures. Please give her hope knowing that her faith is in the one true God who loves and saves. May her momentary suffering be nothing compared to the glory that will be revealed (Rom 8:18). Please bring a halt to those who would harm her, and open their eyes to who you are.
    Carol W - USA
  • Great God, thank You for depositing Your Holy Spirit in my sister across. Please grant her supernatural strength to withstand this physical pain. Please allow her to experience a greater closeness of Your Presence as she remains faithful. By Your grace, Lord, please soften the hearts of her oppressors and continue to work in her country. In Jesus, Amen
    Katherine S - USA
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