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PTAP: May the Lord God be made known in Arabia

Started this discussion. Last reply by Erica Edwards Apr 12. 1 Reply

When a worker visited his local friend, he asked his friend some questions about Allah's character as understood in history.After a brief consideration, the worker's friend simply replied, "We can't…Continue

Tags: local, evangelism, worker, know, unknown

PTAP: God is Doing Amazing Things!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Malva Birch Feb 20. 1 Reply

God is doing amazing things in the lives of AP Arab families!  Here is one answer to many of our prayers for the AP.  This is the testimony of one local woman:I started to think about why are there…Continue

Tags: university, family, woman, children, husband

 

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PTAP: Witness during Ramadan; Prayer for Healing

Prayer Requests - June 17, 2018 Dylan (pseudonym) asked when the "night of power," a particular night at the end of Ramadan in which it is thought more clout is earned with Allah for praying through the night, was to a few young Gulf men. This question led to a sharing of thought in which three young Gulf men heard about the grace that comes through Jesus apart from works. Please pray that the discussion will continue and that these young men will turn their hearts to Him.An indigenous family…See More
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PTAP: Witness during Ramadan; Prayer for Healing

Prayer Requests - June 17, 2018 Dylan (pseudonym) asked when the "night of power," a particular night at the end of Ramadan in which it is thought more clout is earned with Allah for praying through the night, was to a few young Gulf men. This question led to a sharing of thought in which three young Gulf men heard about the grace that comes through Jesus apart from works. Please pray that the discussion will continue and that these young men will turn their hearts to Him.An indigenous family…See More
6 hours ago
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PTAP: Pray for the Anglican Church in the UAE

St. Andrew's Anglican Church in Abu Dhabi opens doors for IftarABU DHABI: St. Andrew's Anglican Church in Abu Dhabi opened its doors to serve Iftar to Muslims in an unprecedented ecumenical gesture during the holy month of Ramadan.Muslims and non-Muslims alike gathered for the fast-breaking evening meal at the church in the heart of the UAE capital. Khalid Al Ameri, the Emirati columnist and social commentator, was welcomed to St. Andrews by the Reverend Andrew Thompson.from:…See More
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Ramadan Prayers (Week 4): Pray for the Persecuted Church of the Arabian Peninsula

"Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I am filling up what is lacking in Christ's afflictions for the sake of his body, that is, the church, of which I became a minister according to the stewardship from God that was given to me for you, to make the word of God fully known, the mystery hidden for ages and generations but now revealed to his saints." Colossians 1:24 - 26Fatima Al-Mutairi was a woman from Saudi Arabia who was killed by her brother in 2008 for being a…See More
Jun 5
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PTAP: Ramadan Prayers: Pray for the Unreached of the Arabian Peninsula

The Arab people are the main indigenous people group in the AP. They are the Arab Bedouins of the desert where Mohammad came from and where he founded Islam. In addition, there are minority, indigenous people groups as well. Here are a few of them:◦Zanzibari Omanis: Swahili-speaking Omanis who have roots in Zanzibar, Tanzania since Oman ruled East Africa during the 19th century.◦Baluch Arabs: The Baluch people come from Pakistan and surrounding areas.Some have mixed in with the local Arabs of…See More
May 30
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Pray for the seeds of the Gospel to Grow

Please pray for the salvation of Dr. D's summer course student, Andy (pseudonym). Although from the Gulf, Andy once lived in Los Angeles, where he became involved with a gang. Thankfully, Andy was able to leave that situation left that situation, and he has shared some of his life with Dr. D. They have, in fact, become confident friends. Pray for meaningful conversations about the gospel in the next few weeks, and for the Spirit of God to convince Andy of the Truth.There was a group in one AP…See More
May 28
Malva Birch commented on Merton J. Hershberger's blog post PTAP: Ramadan Prayers for the Children of the Arabian Peninsula
"Luk 18:16 But Jesus called the children to Him and said, "Let the little children come to Me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. NIV"
May 23
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May 23
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PTAP: Ramadan Prayers for the Children of the Arabian Peninsula

 Children are a gift from the Lord and parents want the best for their children. Thankfully, the wealth of the oil-rich countries in the Arabian Peninsula has helped children not to be in want. Unfortunately, it has also created a generation of boys and girls who struggle with health issues due to unhealthy fast foods and a sedentary lifestyle. Childhood obesity and diabetes are on the rise at an alarming rate. In contrast, children in Yemen are starving because of the effects of civil war.…See More
May 23
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PTAP: Ramadan Prayers (Week 1): Pray for the Shi'a of Saudi Arabia

This year, Ramadan begins on approximately May 15 (depending on the moon). During the 30 days of Ramadan, Muslims will be fasting and praying. During the month of Ramadan, PTAP will be sending weekly prayers highlighting specific groups and/or events.The 2 million Shia of Saudi Arabia represent one of the most unreached peoples of the world. As a small minority group within a conservative Sunni community, the Shi'a... in Saudi Arabia have endured hundreds of years of hardship and…See More
May 15
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PTAP: Praises and Prayers for the Arabian Peninsula

Recently, about 120 people were physically healed at a gathering in a village because they were all hungry for an encounter and for healing. The Lord did an amazing work, but please pray that these souls would also believe in their hearts who Jesus Christ is. Please pray that miracles, signs, and wonders would continue to occur to accompany and confirm the message of truth. Please keep praying for "Jennifer" whom we have been praying for, the local woman who has been suffering from black magic.…See More
May 13
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PTAP: New Believer & Yemen

About a year ago, after trying other religions and philosophies, Anthony (pseudonym)found that there was none other like the message of the gospel, and hetrusted Christ for his salvation. Although he knows there is the need for cautious wisdom in a Muslim context, he feels that he must share the truth of the gospel with others. In fact, Anthony is in college and has done so with many of his classmates.  Pray that he will continue to grow in faith, love, and hope in the Kingdom. Prayer for…See More
May 7
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PTAP has been asked and is pleased to pray for our colleagues who are currently getting ready for outreach projects in Europe this summer.  Believers will be reaching out to the many Gulf Arabs who v…

PTAP has been asked and is pleased to pray for our colleagues who are currently getting ready for outreach projects in Europe this summer.  Believers will be reaching out to the many Gulf Arabs who vacation in Europe every summer.  Please pray with us as the projects are currently being organized.Pre-project Prayer Requests: There are a number of European cities this summer that will see tens of thousands of visitors, nationals from the Arabian Gulf.  While in these cities, they allow…See More
May 1
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PTAP: Spiritual Conflict - Heavenly Places

"For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places." Ephesians 6:12Our battle, our fight, is not against flesh and blood. There is a tremendous battle going on in the heavily realms over people that do not know the Lord Jesus Christ. There are spiritual forces that are battling. The Muslims in the Arab Gulf are not the enemy of the Father,…See More
Apr 13
Erica Edwards replied to Merton J. Hershberger's discussion PTAP: May the Lord God be made known in Arabia
"AMEN!!!"
Apr 12
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PTAP: Prayer for Saudi Arabia

PTAP is partnering with Saudi Advocacy Network (SAN) to encourage people to pray for Saudi Arabia during Saudi Prayer Week (March 29 - April 6, 2018). Watch the video below of our Saudi brother in Christ who is leading this week of prayer and fasting. More information on why they chose March 29 - April 6 as a week of prayer and fasting for Saudi Arabia is in the video, so don't miss it! You can also click HERE for the video script.…See More
Mar 30

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Intercessor, Church Prayer Coordinator
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Business (workplace), Education, Media, Missions, My Country, Revival, The Church, The Nations, Unreached Peoples
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Group Prayer, Praying Scripture, Private Intercession
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Ask of me & I will make the nations your inheritance, the ends of the earth your possession. - Psalm 2:8
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Let the Nations be Glad
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PTAP: Witness during Ramadan; Prayer for Healing

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Prayer Requests - June 17, 2018
 
Dylan (pseudonym) asked when the "night of power," a particular night at the end of Ramadan in which it is thought more clout is earned with Allah for praying through the night, was to a few young Gulf men. This question led to a sharing of thought in which three young Gulf men heard about…
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PTAP: Pray for the Anglican Church in the UAE

Posted on June 13, 2018 at 7:53am 0 Comments

St. Andrew's Anglican Church in Abu Dhabi opens doors for Iftar
ABU DHABI: St. Andrew's Anglican Church in Abu Dhabi opened its doors to serve Iftar to Muslims in an unprecedented ecumenical gesture during the holy month of Ramadan.


Muslims and non-Muslims alike gathered for the fast-breaking evening meal at…
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Ramadan Prayers (Week 4): Pray for the Persecuted Church of the Arabian Peninsula

Posted on June 5, 2018 at 8:00am 0 Comments

"Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I am filling up what is lacking in Christ's afflictions for the sake of his body, that is, the church, of which I became a minister according to the stewardship from God that was given to me for you, to make the word of God fully known, the mystery hidden for ages and generations but now revealed to his saints." Colossians 1:24 - 26…
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PTAP: Ramadan Prayers: Pray for the Unreached of the Arabian Peninsula

Posted on May 30, 2018 at 9:47am 0 Comments

The Arab people are the main indigenous people group in the AP. They are the Arab Bedouins of the desert where Mohammad came from and where he founded Islam. In addition, there are minority, indigenous people groups as well. Here are a few of them:
◦Zanzibari Omanis: Swahili-speaking Omanis who have roots in Zanzibar, Tanzania since Oman ruled East…
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