International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that a coordinated attack on three restaurants in Qamishli, Syria, has left more than 16 people dead and dozens more wounded.
The attacks came in the midst of a week of Christmas celebrations, and targeted a street in the Christian corner of the town that was filled with families out eating and spending time together.
- Pray for the victims of these bombings and their families. Pray for healing, bot physically and emotional, and for peace in the midst of the turmoil.
- Pray for protection for Christians in Syria. While may have left the country, more have chosen to remain in their towns and cities. Pray for their witness to their communities in the midst of the chaos of war.
- Pray tat many in Syria, including members of ISIL, will encounter Christ is life changing ways, and come to realise the truth of the Gospel of Jesus.
- Pray for peace for Syria.
John 14 vs 27: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.”