Evelyn, a Christian from Nigeria, is shown with her new prostethetic leg.
Evelyn, a Christian from Nigeria, is shown with her new prostethetic leg.
Jan. 01, 2016 | Nigeria

Pray for Evelyn, Wounded After Being Kidnapped by Boko Haram

[505] prayers in [26] nations have been posted for Evelyn.

On Oct. 24, Boko Haram militants attacked the village of Mubi, Adamawa state, kidnapping Evelyn and her family along with other Christians. The militants took them to a nearby compound, which was later bombed by Nigerian military forces. Evelyn lost a leg in the bombing, and others also received serious injuries. After further surgery, Evelyn will be fitted with a prosthetic leg. VOM is helping pay for her medical expenses.

Write your own prayer for Evelyn

  • Our heavenly Father, we praise You for Evelyn who chose Christ. As brothers and sisters in Christ we ask for physical healing, that she will sow spiritual seed, for Your provision for her, a hedge of protection on her and angels from heaven to encourage her. In the name of Jesus. Amen.
    Gary F - USA
  • In this coming year, Lord, please continue to bless Evelyn and give her joy.
    Margaret D - USA
  • Lord, please send extra measures of focus and concentration to provide Evelyn strength to memorize scripture, to understand its meaning and to know you more fully.
    Linda D - Korea, South
  • Father God, in the name of our Lord and Savior, JESUS, I ask that You continue to comfort and heal Evelyn. Assure her that she is dearly loved and that You will restore everything that as taken. I praise You for Your people who bring help and comfort. Please bless VOM and guide Your people to be generous in supporting causes for JESUS.
    Kathy G - USA
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    Carla M - USA
  • Dear Lord God, thank You for sparing Evelyn's life. Thank You for her new leg and for VOM helping to pay her medical expenses. You are so Good, Kind, and Loving to provide for her and all of us. Please continue to heal and prosper all who were injured. Blessings upon her and VOM and all Christians in Nigeria. Thank You in Jesus Name. Amen.



    Christienne D - USA
  • Father, thank you for the work of VOM. Please help Evelyn heal and help her prosthesis give her a new lease on life. I pray she hears your Word and realizes that this help is from Jesus and those who love him. I pray her faith is strong and becomes even stronger. Let her testimony be powerful to others that they, too, come to believe. In Jesus' name!
    Sue R - USA
  • Lord, I ask You to continue to be with Evelyn as she adjust to life after this trauma. Give her people to support and encourage her. You still have plans for good in her life. I know You will prosper her in the days ahead. Thank You ! Amen.
    Fabiana C - USA
  • Lord I pray for Evelyn. Thank you for protecting her until she was released. Lord I pray for her faith to remain strong always. May she continue to serve you fearlessly. I pray for the protection of all Christians in Nigeria. May the church grow mightily and the grace of God be upon the whole region of Nigeria, in the Name of Jesus, Amen.
    Sipho S - South Africa
  • Yet If Anyone suffers as a Christan , let him not be Ashamed, but let him Glorify God in that name!! ( 1 Peter 4:16 ) We Thank Father for Sparing Sister Evelyn's life. Let her Testimony reach millions! Keep her strong in mind, body and soul. Heal her in every way. May your Light Lord continue to RADIATE from her. Bless her new legs in Jesus name, Amen!
    Deidre S - USA
  • Thank you father for letting her be blessed with this prosthetic leg and let her know she is beautiful even with no leg I pray that you watch over her and heal not only her physical bruises but her mental
    Juniper B - USA
  • Oh Lord-such devastation and misery-such evil! None are a surprise to You Jesus-You will continue to work Your plan for each one involved-for dear Evelyn and all who are attacked physically, emotionally, and mentally-You are in the business of making all things new-let it all be done in Your name and to Your glory-and salvation for all who are without
    helen t - USA
  • Oh Lord Jesus, save the souls of these attackers and all militants in this country. Continue to heal and strengthen Evelyn and others hurt. Thank you that we other Christians send money to help these fellow servants of Yours. Send more money and workers I ask. Pamela USA
    Pamela F - USA
  • FATHER,
    LOVE HEALS IT NEVER FAILS WHEN IT IS IN OPERATION I PRAY THAT THIS GREATEST GIFT ABOUND MORE AND MORE AND MORE. HOLY SPIRIT I PRAY YOU TEACH THESE MILITANTS HOW TO LOVE FOR IT IS MORE THAN ANY THING THAT HATE OFFERS. TEACH THEM WHAT A GREAT PERSON YOU INTENDED THEM TO BE IN GIVING, HEALING, BUILDING, SHARE(ING), IN JESUS NAME.
    FELICIA Z - USA
  • Father, for Evelyn and the other believers in her area, I pray for Your protection. Lord comfort those from the attacks of the evil one. Lord, they need You to protect them. This I do pray for. Amen.
    joey S - USA
  • Dear Jesus, comfort and heal Evelyn. Please help her and her family forgive the wicked people who hurt her. Please bring these attackers to repentance. Please help Evelyn see that you have brought good from this great evil. Provide for her and give her a future and a hope.
    Patrecia J - USA
  • Father please protect Evelyn and her family from further evil and harm. Give her renewed faith and strength in you. Bring those responsible for this tragedy to justice. Open the hearts and minds of those still in darkness to you and let them be able to see your wonderful light and truth. Teach them your ways and bring peace to this area. Amen.
    Laurie T - USA
  • Father, I pray that you would help this young woman to continue to grow in you. Lift their spirits by your hope and peace you bring. Help them to look to you when the enemy brings discouragement. Help your children be aware of the needs of others and reach out.
    polly c - USA
  • Father, I pray that you would help this young woman to continue to grow in you. Lift their spirits by your hope and peace you bring. Help them to look to you when the enemy brings discouragement. Help your children be aware of the needs of others and reach out.
    polly c - USA
  • Matthew 11:4 And Jesus answered them, “Go and tell John what you hear and see: 5 the blind receive their sight and the lame walk, lepersa are cleansed and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up, and the poor have good news preached to them. 6 And blessed is the one who is not offended by me.”
    Layne N - USA
  • Father God in Jesus name bless and heal this dear lady inside and out. May she be filled with joy and hope in You. Give her favor to speak Your truth and share with others. Recover her completely and those injured and let their hearts and resolve be even stronger. Empower them Jesus and let Your Spirit of power replace any fear and weakness.
    Kimberly R - USA
  • Lord, we rejoice that Evelyn's life was spared in this attack and that she has received a prosthetic leg. We praise You, that despite these trials, she still has a smile on her face, evidence of her love for You. May she continued to boldly proclaim her faith to those who are lost. In Jesus name I pray, amen.
    Dr and Mrs J William D - USA
  • Father I praise you for perserving their lives and pray for continued protection for the people of Nigeria who are daily persecuted. I pray for divine protection from the angels. Lord please have mercy on them and keep them in perfect peace and allow them to spread your word. Let their enemies be driven away from the evil and give their heart to Jesus
    lisa m - USA
  • Dear God Father in heaven so many Christians are paying their faith in you and your son Jesus with their lives like Evelyn please continue to bless them all show them your love and no matter what happens, in the end, Jesus you have our back and if any fall in your name remind them you will have a crown of life in heaven waiting for them in Jesus name.
    Bill E - USA
  • Dear Father thank You for saving the lives of Evelyn and other believers. Help them to recover fully and continue serving You with more zeal. Lord thank You for the efforts of the VOM in providing the support to persecuted Christians around the world. Let all Christians around the world support the VOM to continue its work. I pray in Jesus Name. AMEN.
    Zanele E M - South Africa
  • Dear Lord, please continue to protect Evelyn and her family during these attacks. May your heavenly angels encamp around them, and may they feel Your strong Hand of provision, comfort, healing and fellowship. And may their faith in You continue to shine in a dark land!
    Brian A - USA
  • Lord Jesus, I pray that you will give Evelyn your peace that passes all understanding in the aftermath of this event. I praise you Father in Heaven that you have kept Evelyn alive and I ask that she will continue to live for you and glorify you. I also pray for Evelyn's family, please comfort them in this time. In Jesus' name I pray, Amen.
    Ashley H - USA
  • Thank you Lord for Evelyn and the VOM. Amen
    Reatha G - USA
  • Father Yahweh, please protect, guide, guard, defend and help Evelyn and her family. Please let her know why this happened to her and her family.
    Gerardo R - USA
  • Thank you Father, for bringing Evelyn home. You are a good Father. Lord, heal the pain that she is dealing with, physically and mentally. Give her piece in her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. In Jesus name. Amen.
    Jason H - USA
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