Stories, Testimonies & Updates

Read stories about the body of Jesus Christ

in the Middle East and North Africa.


A Word For You

We're All One In Christ (Written by an American Pastor) As I read the testimonies of our brothers and sisters in war-torn Syria, refugee camps in Lebanon, and various other struggling places, it makes me realize just how different our lives are. Many in Syria go...

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Testimony Spotlight – Aiza’s Story

  Aiza’s Testimony                                       Aiza suffered for months of internal bleeding and was scheduled for surgery.  She was a devout Muslim, wearing a burka, memorizing the Koran.  But God started to stir something in her heart.  She started a job...

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Ministry Spotlight – Egypt

MINISTRY SPOTLIGHT Egypt is our Ministry Spotlight for the month: This is a letter from one of our Teachers who shares the gospel and trains people in the Truth, in a country were Christians are persecuted. “What comes to our minds when we think about God is the most...

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Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”  Matthew 5:4  Today I remember the “21 Coptic Christian men,” martyred on a Libyan shoreline — February of 2015.  White robes were given to each of them, and they were told to rest a little longer until their...

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A Word for You: JOY

How to Have Joyful Faith -written by an American Pastor In my time working with Ananias House, I have read many testimonies of Americans’ service in Syria and Lebanon. Pretty much every person will say something like this, “Even in the midst of poverty and suffering,...

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Shazia’s Testimony

"I had a dream and saw myself in a jungle. Before me was a sea with people standing beyond the sea. In my dream, I walked towards the people and I felt comfortable, like I had known them before. I met a Christian woman at work. Her name is Mehwish. She told me about...

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Khaleda’s Testimony

Seven years ago, I was in Syria and I had a vision. It was like a dream, but I wasn’t sleeping. I saw myself in a war. People were fighting in all kinds of ways, and babies were crying. But in the dream, I was safe. After a few minutes, I saw a white light in the sky....

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January Prayer Requests

Women: Syrian women across the country, have lost many loved ones and are left to survive and provide for their families. Many have been displaced, left vulnerable, and exploited as refugees in different countries.  They are left to figure life out. With many coming...

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Relief Through Church: Nardin’s Story

When you hear Nardin* sharing her story, you can’t help but shed a few tears. Nardin lost her husband who was shot and killed right in front of her and her two young sons. She was left alone to care for her house and to put food on the table without any income. She...

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