An IED exploded and killed several in an attack on a predominantly Christian community.
An IED exploded and killed several in an attack on a predominantly Christian community.
Mar. 17, 2022 | Kenya

Christians Experiencing Great Loss Amid Ongoing Attacks

[188] prayers in [17] nations have been posted for Christians injured by attacks.

A bomb planted by members of the al-Shabab Islamic terrorist group exploded on Feb. 28, killing seven and injuring more than a dozen others. This attack occurred after another recent attack on the predominantly Christian community where at least 13 people were killed and many homes were burned. “The attacks are to threaten and drive out the [Christians] ... which will lead to minimizing of Christian presence,” a front-line worker said. “Please pray for all those who have lost their loved ones, homes and livelihoods. Pray for the Christian workers, that the Lord will keep them strong and they will know how best to respond to the situation. Pray that the believers in these areas will grow in their faith despite the threats.”

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  • Thank you Father for the lives and dedication of these wonderful Christians. Please heal the injured and give the Christian workers wisdom in how to proceed. Please keep them safe and help them bring others to salvation in our Lord Jesus through their faithful witness. In the matchless name of Jesus our Messiah, amen .
    Scott P - USA
  • Lord God, Christians in some areas of Kenya are suffering from horrific attacks intended to drive them out. Bring healing & protection for these Christians as the government tends to ignore these assaults. Anoint them with wisdom as they respond to attacks. Strengthen their faith,use their lives to draw others to Christ. Thank you for hearing us. Amen.
    Mary H C - USA
  • Father thank You for the Christians in Kenya. Please be with them and protect them. Have mercy on them Lord and give them hearts that are healed and forgiving. I pray that these attacks would stop. In the Name of Yeshua, Amen.
    Kia W - USA
  • Dear Heavenly Father,
    Please pour out Your peace and love on all those who have lost their loved ones and their homes. Do not let them feel alone; keep them strong in the faith even as they suffer for Your name's sake. Show them what to do, guide them in all things.
    In the name of Jesus, Amen
    Madison F - USA
  • Father, for no one but you and your compassion can console those who have lost their loved ones, homes and livelihoods. In your loving embrace restore peace to their hearts and minds. Give strength to your workers and give them our Lord's wisdom to best respond to the situation. Your are our temple and fortress, grow the faith of the believers. Amen
    Jonathan C - Hong Kong
  • In the loving name of Jesus, our heavenly Father, Jehovah Jireh, God Who provides, as brothers and sisters in Christ, we praise You for faithfulness of Kenyan injured Christians. We praise that You hear them. We ask for provision, a hedge of protection, angels to encamp around and minister to them. Amen
    Gary F - USA
  • Father God, I want to lift up my precious sisters & brothers that they feel prayers going out for them across this planet. Minister to them hope, forgiveness, grace. TY for taking care of all their needs acc to Your riches in Christ Jesus. Growth in JN to all there, & strength & wisdom to the Christian workers there. May they go to a new placeinYou
    Lisa T - USA
  • Father God, we thank you for our brothers and sisters in Kenya, and ask for all that they need, including Your Word to be available to them. May your comfort, hope, love, grace, and eternal encouagement strengthen them. May Your light shine brightly in them, drawing others around them to you. Help them stand firm in Your love and trust in You. Amen!
    Charlene P - USA
  • Lord grant protection and wisdom to these who have experienced incredible suffering. May those who know your presence. May those shin persecute others be convicted and cease their evil ways. In Jesus name amen.
    David H - USA
  • In jesus, give these brothers and sisters peace and boldness to continue in their faith. I pray Lord that they're able to recover from their losses how I'm going to be it spiritually, emotionally, mentally, and or physically. Lift them up to you Lord. You know each and every need. In Jesus Christ name, amen.
    Robbie C - USA
  • In the name of Jesus, our heavenly Father, El Shaddai, Almighty, as brothers and sisters in Christ, we praise You for faithfulness and humility of injured Christians. We ask for comfort, for provision, for hedge of protection and angels to encamp around and minister to them. Amen
    Gary F - USA
  • Lord God, I pray that Your supernatural peace will surround those who are grieving loved ones. May they hold fast to the promise of heaven and believe in Your goodness despite their pain. May their leaders have wisdom and grace as they minister to the hurting, and may the church be strengthened even as they suffer.
    Danielle H - USA
  • Lord,
    Thank You for our brothers and sisters in Kenya and their willingness to follow You despite lethal persecution from al-Shabab. Please keep them strong as they heal from the loss of loved ones, homes and livelihoods. May your ministers be given wisdom in serving the flock. May their faith grow despite the threats. If You are for us, what can stand
    Lysander S - USA
  • Father I commit this who have lost loved ones in your care. Father comfort them in these moments. I pray that Christian workers will continue to be strong and the wisdom to respond accordingly. I pray that Christian's in this area will be steadfast in their dedication to the Gospel in Jesus name.
    Selom A - USA
  • Heavenly Father, thank you for these precious believers. Please heal and comfort them. Please help them to forgive and pray for those who persecute them. Please turn this evil situation for your glory. Please soften the enemy's heart so that they will turn to you.
    In Jesus,
    Lis S - USA
  • Our Father, Your help is needed in Kenya. There are a terrorist group. They only came to kill, destroy and steal. Please send calls of faith and save the members of Al-Shabab. Let them repent and change their way. Help Christian brothers and sisters. Please comfort them and heal them. In the name of Jesus Christ. Amen
    Merike O - Finland
  • Father, please comfort those who lost family in these attacks. Heal those who were injured physically and also heal their hearts of the grief and questions. May they trust you fully. Remind them that this world is not their home, but enemy territory. We long to come home to You soon where we will see loved ones who knew Jesus. Use this for good.
    Vicki Y - USA
  • Father, You tell us over and over "Do not fear". I pray that you will press this into the hearts and minds of the believers in Kenya. Show them whether to stay or leave the area. Comfort those who lost homes and loved ones. Please protect these believers while they figure out how to proceed. Strengthen their faith. May more come to know you.
    Laurie P - USA
  • Father, I pray for our family in this area of Kenya that is suffering from violence and Islam. Bring peace to all of those who have lost loved ones, supply needs, heal those injured. Place a hedge of protecting angels around these communities and churches. Strengthen our family and grow them in their faith to be Your witnesses.Save the Muslims in Kenya
    Alan G - USA
  • In the glorious name of Jesus, our heavenly Father, Jehovah Nissi, our Banner, as brothers and sisters in Christ, we praise You that You are on the side of Kenyan Christians. We praise You for their faithfulness. We ask for healing, for provision, a hedge of protection and angels from heaven to encamp around them and minister to them. Amen.
    Gary F - USA
  • Father, I pray for my brothers and sisters in this area of Kenya. Please, strengthen and comfort them as they face the enemy. I pray you wrap your arms around those who lost loved ones. Deal with the hearts of those who did this; open their eyes. I pray your children draw closer to you and forgive. Lord, supply all thier needs in Jesus' name
    polly c - USA
  • Almighty God, I lift up this community of believers and ask that you would comfort and heal them in the midst of these evil attacks. Please come to their rescue. Encamp your angels among them to protect them. Continue to spread the gospel of Jesus throughout Kenya and draw many people to the kingdom of Jesus. Please minister the gospel to the attackers
    Julia F - USA
  • God I pray that you would frustrate the plans of the enemy here, by healing and filling with joy all these grieving families. That you would replace their fear with courage, apostasy with a rapidly spreading Gospel, grief with joy, and burnt homes and farms with new homes, churches and thriving, fertile fields. Please bring al shabab to repentance!
    Margaret M - USA
  • Lord God, your word says,"..sand is heavy, but a broken spirit, who can bear it?". You are very aware, because when You walked among us,were a man of sorrows and acquainted with grief, please grant comfort and peace, to these Your children. No words of mine will ever be enough, it has to come from You King Jesus, lover of our souls,Prince of peace.Amen
    Ray F - USA
  • Our Father, bind up the wounds of Your children who have suffered injury. Place Your healing on their hearts as they grieve the deaths of family and friends. Strengthen them in their weaknesses as they face persecution. Bring relief and encouragement from other believers. Let them know that they are precious in Your sight. In Jesus' name, Amen
    Eli S - USA
  • Oh Lord great and mighty u are our father , who protects us shields us and is faithful , protect and provide and protect frontline workers and ur angels helping the Saints . change the hearts of government and bribg peace amen
    Sherry S - USA
  • Father God we know that you are present in the midst of all this that you were never being in these precious believers. We are grateful you never leave us. May they be strong and fight against the wiles of the enemy who wants to destroy them. Help them to know that we are praying for them in Christ name we pray amen
    Becky R - USA
  • Dear God, Your people are crying. Please arise and save them! Thank You. Amen.
    Christienne D - USA
  • Heavenly Father hear our prayers. We pray for all those who have lost their loved ones, homes and livelihoods. We pray for the Christian workers, that the Lord will keep them strong and they will know how best to respond to the situation. We pray that the believers in these areas will grow in their faith despite the threats. In Jesus Precious Name Amen
    Alvin A - USA
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