Yet another village destroyed in an Islamic attack.
Yet another village destroyed in an Islamic attack.
May. 09, 2019 | Nigeria

Fulani Islamic Militants Rape and Kill Young Christian Woman

[451] prayers in [26] nations have been posted for Joy Danlami's Family.

Joy Danlami was on her way home from a Christian festival in Nasarawa state with her younger siblings on March 23, 2019, when a group of Fulani Islamic militants attacked them. Her brother and sister escaped with gunshot and machete wounds, but 19-year-old Joy was raped and killed. The Fulani attackers continued on to Joy’s village, where they burned 17 homes and two church buildings. They then attacked a nearby village, burning 11 more homes and two more church buildings. Please pray for Joy’s family and for the hundreds of other Christians displaced or otherwise affected by these attacks.

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  • Oh God Our Comforter, hold Joy's family in the Palm of Your Hands as they grieve the loss of this sister, this daughter, this believer in Christ, this saint. Restore to this community all that they lost and then some. Bring these unrighteous militants to justice and cause them to know that You are the Lord God in the Heavens, Our Creator! Amen!
    JM B - USA
  • Lord, I really have no words that are sufficient to describe the horror of this. All I can do is come to You and ask for help for Joy's family as they grieve their daughter's grisly death. This is a pain that overwhelms. i pray that you cover them, comfort them in the unseen places that are so hard to reach. Help all those being persecutedinNigeria
    Amy G - USA
  • Oh Lord God, how we pray for Your justice to be served in Nigeria. Please defend and protect Your people, comfort and heal them from the deep wound they have endured, and give them an indescribable faith to believe Your promises. May there be a great revival among the Fulani militants and may these men come to know and love and worship You.
    Danielle H - USA
  • Lord, this is so heartbreaking. I lift up joy's family to you and asked that you give them great peace and comfort also provide for all the people who lost homes Lord that they would ban together and that this persecution would make them unafraid but even more bold and they would experience your presence in the deepest way
    Julie R - USA
  • Lord, this is so heartbreaking. I lift up joy's family to you and asked that you give them great peace and comfort also provide for all the people who lost homes Lord that they would ban together and that this persecution would make them unafraid but even more bold and they would experience your presence in the deepest way
    Julie R - USA
  • Dear Lord Jesus, Please bring comfort and healing to Joy's family & to all those affected by this attack, spiritually, mentally & emotionally. Please provide for their needs. Please help them to forgive these attackers, which we know is only possible through You. I pray that the attackers realize their need of Your forgiveness & repent.
    Hilary A - USA
  • Lord, I pray for the Fulani Islamic militants who attacked Joy, her siblings and then attacked the village. Please Lord, draw them to You. Let them see the horror of what they have done and seek forgiveness that only comes from You, Jesus. May all those that are mourning draw near to You, forgive and love the militants and trust You to provide for them
    Sharon C - USA
  • Father we thank you in all situations of our lives especially in this, where its directly linked to the faith of your Church, because it is written that "The gate of hell shall not prevail against The Church" so we thank you most specially for this Pre-Victory assurance to we your Church, may your name be blessed for this forever in JESUS name Amen!
    Eugene N - Nigeria
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Joy's family & hundreds of other Christians affected by these attacks: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong & united in faith, hope & love & committed to Christ. Comfort Joy's family especially as well as any others who suffered great losses. May recover fully from trauma.
    Lisa D - USA
  • Father, please, in Your time and way, end the violence against your children. I know that there's a special place in Your kingdom for those who die in Your name. Comfort their families and loved ones as they continue their walk. In the Name above ALL names, I pray...
    Todd W - USA
  • Father, please, in Your time and way, end the violence against your children. I know that there's a special place in Your kingdom for those who die in Your name. Comfort their families and loved ones as they continue their walk. In the Name above ALL names, I pray...
    Todd W - USA
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Joy's family & hundreds of other believers affected by these attacks: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Comfort Joy's family & others who have suffered great losses. May all be given full recovery from trauma. Amen.
    Lisa D - USA
  • Father we pray for this dear family. Satan has tried to turn them from you, by causing heart ache and loss with Joy's death. We trust that she is rejoicing with you and would want her family to stay strong despite the war raging around them. Please help her death to bring her killers to faith... may her sacrifice be for your glory dear LordI pray!
    Michelle L - USA
  • Father we pray for this dear family. Satan has tried to turn them from you, by causing heart ache and loss with Joy's death. We trust that she is rejoicing with you and would want her family to stay strong despite the war raging around them. Please help her death to bring her killers to faith... may her sacrifice be for your glory dear LordI pray!
    Michelle L - USA
  • Lord, we need your mercy and grace today! Please strengthen and give hope to all of the Christians in Nigeria as they suffer such terrible persecution. Provide for all of their physical, emotional and spiritual needs as you provide your beautiful hope and love to all.
    deb l - USA
  • Father, have mercy on Joy's family and the hundreds of Nigerian Christians who face continual harassment, persecution and loss. Prompt the government officials and military authorities to take responsibility for controlling, capturing and convicting the Fulani Islamic militants and others who use their power to destroy and promote a culture of death.
    Patrick V - USA
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Joy's family & hundreds of other believers affected by the attacks: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Comfort Joy's family & others who may have lost loved ones. Give all full recovery from trauma. Bring attackers to repentanc
    Lisa D - USA
  • Father , I pray a hedge of protection around this family and these people affected by this violent attack . I pray for their needs to be met , Food , clean drinking water ,clothing , shelter, medical needs and Bibles . I ask You to comfort those who suffered great loss . I pray the violence against Christians will stop . In Jesus name
    Ann S - USA
  • Father God, please watch over and protect those Christians displaced and affected by the Fulani Islamic attacks. Please comfort Joy's family in their loss. I pray You will bring enlightenment to the Fulani Islamics that they will see that You alone are God and come to know you as Lord and Savior. Thank you for the faith of the believers. In Jesus' name
    Helen W - USA
  • Father, such evil has been done to your people. Please heal and restore them. May they draw close to you and find all that they need.
    Rebecca H - New Zealand
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Joy's family & for hundreds of other believers affected by these attacks: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Comfort Joy's family at their loss. May all believers be given full recovery from trauma. In Jesus' Name. Amen.
    Lisa D - USA
  • Father, please bring Your healing to those suffering from these militant attacks and have lost family members and friends and their homes and churches. Be so near to them and show them how to respond in persecution. Comfort their hearts and minds in Christ and provide for their physical needs also from Your abundance. Bring the attackers to Jesus
    Gail M - USA
  • Lord, I am so burdened with this story. I am thankful for her story, and the person you made her. Today I ask for comfort. Lord, send your Spirit. Send Him to change hearts of stone for flesh. Allow them to see your glory exalted over all. Work in Nigeria. Spark a movement for your glory. Amen.
    Ishmarie C - Puerto Rico
  • O Dear Jesus I pour out my prayers for Joy, her brother and sister and all who are suffering from this horrible attack. Please comfort each one and scatter the enemy. I pray now, Lord, that You will bless them and keep them and make Your face to shine upon them and be gracious unto them; may You lift up Your countenance upon them and give them peace.
    Rebecca L - USA
  • Father, look down with favor on the Danlami family. We grieve with these, our brothers and sisters who who mourn Joy's death. In faith, we look forward to our reunion with her on the other side. Encourage faith in this family, in their community, and their state. Guard her two siblings from survivors' guilt and lead them to increased intimacy with you.
    Jim T - USA
  • Dear Father, I ask for Your comfort for the family of Joy. If there is unforgiveness for the perpetrators won't You help that one forgive. Please give them courage. Please protect them so they may lead others to Christ. In Jesus Name, Amen
    Patricia C - USA
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Joy's family & hundreds of other Christians affected by these attacks: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Comfort Joy;s family, who lost their daughter. May all the believers be given full recovery. In Jesus' Name. Amen.
    Lisa D - USA
  • Loving Almighty Father, bring peace to her family. Don't let this horrific event break their spirit. Comfort them in a way only You can.
    Ruby T - Finland
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Joy's family & for the hundreds of other believers affected by these attacks: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May they stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. Comfort Joy's family & others who lost loved ones. May all recover from trauma. Bring attackers to repentance.
    Lisa D - USA
  • Heavenly and Gracious Father. You alone are worthy to be praise. You are the Prince of Peace I pray that you give peace and harmony to our fellow christian who suffer persecution in your name. Give them strength that they will overcome the pain that they endure right now. Protect them where ever they go let your. In Jesus mighty name. Amen
    Rayne H - Philippines
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