Soulayman's wife stabbed him when he refused to perform an Islamic ritual on their son.
Soulayman's wife stabbed him when he refused to perform an Islamic ritual on their son.
Jul. 21, 2022 | Guinea

Christian Man Attacked by Muslim Wife

[225] prayers in [19] nations have been posted for Soulayman and children.

Soulayman is a Fulani painter who came to faith in Christ through the witness of a missionary who had hired Soulayman. When his family discovered his newfound faith, they forced him to marry a Muslim woman to try to reconvert him. When a son was born to Soulayman, the family tried to force him to perform an Islamic ceremony on the boy. After Soulayman refused, the family sent his wife to attack him; she stabbed him with a knife. When Soulayman returned home from the hospital after receiving treatment for his wounds, his family wouldn’t let him see his children and attacked him again. Soulayman eventually escaped with his children and reached out to a local missionary who helped him find refuge with a local pastor. Pray that Soulayman and his children will be safe, and pray his family comes to faith in Christ.

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  • Father, use Soulayman's faith to impact his neighbors, his wife and her family. May they see Your love through him and be drawn to the "Truth" that can set them free. Give Soulayman a hope and a peace that passes understanding as he serves you. Provide for his children's needs father. Thank You for Your faithfulness to those who love you.
    Kathi M - USA
  • Heavenly Father, that you will provide a safe place for Soulayman and his family to live. I thank you for this steadfast faith and pray that his children come to know Christ. I pray that he is able to work and provide for his family. I pray that his faith and witness will lead his wife and family to come to know Christ. Provide for him, protect him.
    HELEN W - USA
  • Lord may this brother and his family find a good a place of safety and shelter. In Jesus name amen.
    David H - USA
  • Abba please pierce the conscience of Soulayman's wife to repent and ask forgiveness. Protect him, provide the needs of his children. strengthenhis faith, bless him with boldness to never stop witnessing. Fill him with You Spirit to find those who live in darkness and share Jesus with them. may his efforts be multiplied blessed and rewarded many folds
    BENEDICTA N - USA
  • Lord, please continue to help Soulayman with his difficult situation. Keep him and his children safe and help him find a community of believers to be a part of. We pray also that his extended family would come to know you.
    Christa B - USA
  • In the name and healing power of Jesus, our heavenly Father, Jehovah Rapha, God Who heals, as brothers and sisters in Christ, we adore You for faithfulness of Soulyaman and family. We ask for healing, growth, hedge of protection and angels direct from heaven to surround and minister to them. Amen
    Gary F - USA
  • Jesus thank you for letting Spulayman escape with his children. Please show him where he can be safe with them and lead his family to realize you are savior and Lord.
    michele r - USA
  • Almighty Father, we praise you for your grace and faith of Soulayman to remain committed to You Almighty. Grant him continued grace to endure and provide the necessities of life for him and children as well as safety. Because of his trust in You, may his wife's heart be open to love of Jesus and realize the joy and hope of serving Jesus. Pat USA
    Patricia S - USA
  • Dear Father, please bless Soulayman and his children with safety and peace. Help his children to come to a belief and acceptance of Christ. And help his wife and other family members to soften their hearts toward Jesus.
    Tricia G - USA
  • Jesus, thank You for all the wonderful things You have done for Soulayman; most wonderful is his salvation. Please keep him and his children safe, and please bring his wife and the rest of his family into Your salvation. Give him courage and peace.
    Elizabeth M - USA
  • Father, protect Soulayman and his children that they may be raised in the faith. Help him to find a community of believers who will help him grow in his faith, becoming a faithful disciple who makes disciples. In Jesus' name, amen.
    Maria L - USA
  • Dearest Lord Jesus, we praise your Holy name! Great is your faithfulness to all of your children! Thank you for Soulayman and his strong faith in you! Please protect him and his children and continue to surround them with others support, love and compassion! Please also be with his family and touch their hearts. Whisper to them to follow you in love.
    Sharon W - USA
  • Oh dear Lord, please protect our brother and his precious children. Please reveal yourself to his family now God. May they all come to faith in Christ. In Jesus' name, amen.
    Paola M - USA
  • HOLY FATHER, thak You for Soulayman's faith in You. Please use Your will to bring faith and restoration to all Soulayman's family. Thank You Jesus our Preist and King through whom we pray.
    Colleen R - USA
  • Lord,
    Thank You for Soulayman and his willingness to follow You even in the face of lethal violence from his wife. Thank You for the missionary who so faithfully shared Christ with him. I pray that he would continue to grow in his faith. Please keep him and his children safe; may his family come to faith in Jesus.
    Lysander S - USA
  • Father we lift up Soulayaman before You. We ask for salvation for his wife and other family members. We ask that You would help him to forgive his wife and family. Give him wisdom, strength and joy each new day. We ask that his children would also come to know You as their Savior . Thank you for this pastor who is helping him at this time.
    kathleen r - USA
  • dear father, i thank you that you helped soulayman escape with his children. please give them strength and provide for them. i ask that soulayman will be able to forgive his family and that you may open their eyes to the gospel of jesus. may his faith stay strong in you and protect our brother and his little ones. in jesus name, amen
    esther l - Germany
  • Father, I lift up my brother & his children & would YOu remind them they are under the shadow of Your wing. They are hidden in Christ & You are supplying all their needs acc to Your riches in Christ Jesus. May they all be encouraged by believers. speak hope to them. Draw the wife & family to You as they hear YOur calling upon their hearts. IJN
    Lisa T - USA
  • Father, I pray for Soulayman and thank you for his salvation and perseverence. Thank you the local pastor gave him a place to stay. Strengthen him and watch out over the children. I pray for his wife and mother of the children, speak to her heart Lord and let her hear your voice and be reunite with her husband in Christ. In Jesus name, amen
    Nancy H - USA
  • Father protect Soulayman and his children from evil and harm and guard their hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. I pray for his physical, mental, spiritual and emotional health as he makes a new life for him and his children. Please open the eyes and minds of his family members to your Glorious Son so that they seek Jesus with all of their hearts.
    Laurie T - USA
  • Soulayman I pray for provision for you & your beautiful children! I pray for protection and send angels to watch over you & your family! I pray that your children grow strong in their faith with Jesus at the helm! May the Lord bless you & keep you. May His face shine upon you! May you receive favor! In Jesus name! Amen
    Patricia R - USA
  • In the giving name of Jesus, our heavenly Father, Jehovah El Roi, God Who sees, as brothers and sisters in Christ we praise You for faithfulness of Soulayman and children. We praise You that they see Jesus. We ask for provision, hedge of protection, angels directly from heaven to surround and minister to them. Amen.
    Gary F - USA
  • Father God, I thank you for Soulayman's faith in Jesus Christ and his steadfastness in the face of persecution. Please strengthen him and provide for his needs as he makes a new life for himself and his children. Thank you for those who took him in and helped him. I pray for his family that you will touch their hearts and draw them to faith in Christ.
    Julia F - USA
  • Oh Father God I thank You this man was able to escape with his children. Please cause his wife to see that Jesus Christ is The True and Living Way and reunite this family!
    christine s - USA
  • Father, we pray that Soulayman and his children would be kept safe from harm and would remain firm and steadfast in the faith. We pray that you bring his wife and the rest of his family members to faith in Christ.
    Matthew E - USA
  • Our Father, place caring Christians around Soulayman to help him grow in his faith and also provide care for his children. Provide them with the peace, grace, and fellowship that will win the hearts of his children while maintaining a peaceful attitude towards their Muslim relatives. Bring them all to faith in Christ as a repaired family. Amen
    Paul M - USA
  • Holy and Heavenly Father the trials are many fire those that serve you, but we thank you for your mercy, your grace and your love. For we know that all good things confess to those who are called according to your purpose. We pray now that you will protect and provide for your servant Soulayman and his children in Jesus Holy name, amen !
    Philip V - USA
  • Father God, Please protect Soulayman and his children as they have to relocate due to their belief in you. Let him find it in his heart to forgive his wife and pray she will accept Christ and the family can be reunited. Sulaiman must feel horrible as to what transpired, but let him find peace in his faith in Jesus. Keep them safe in Jesus's name. Amen
    Judith B - USA
  • Dear God & Father, I pray for Soulayman & his children: Protect, provide for, comfort, strengthen, encourage & guide them. May Soulayman stay strong in faith, hope & love, committed to Christ. I praise You for his faith! May his family come to meet Christ & be reconciled to him & his children. In Jesus' Name. Amen.
    Lisa D - USA
  • Thank You, Father, that Soulayman has the care of his children. I ask that You will encourage and comfort his heart for the things he has suffered. Give him a faithful heart and the will to continue walking in love with You. Please let his family see Your love and care for him and be drawn to the living God. Let Jesus be honored.
    Karen K - USA
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