Open Doors in Syrian Refugee camps Turkey, Oct 2015

Open Doors in Syrian Refugee camps Turkey, Oct 2015

18:57 06 november in City Bibles UK, Geen onderdeel van een categorie, Reviews @en

Pastors we met who are still kidnapped recently by IS. Yesterday I went to the border of Syria, with IS in sight. There is a church where there are currently thousands of Muslims come to know Jesus. Yesterday, we heard from ten witnesses in that area about people who were Muslim only a few months ago and now witnesses of the Lord Jesus. Men and women. Risking their lives they start Bible classes in the refugee camps, surrounded by Muslims. Unbelievable. Completely new to us that this is happening today. The pastor there spoke about a great revival. In the past year more Syrian Muslims came to faith than in the previous two centuries combined. The harvest has only just started, he says. And the message of all church leaders we have met is the same everywhere: “If you in the west help refugees without openly and clearly proclaim Jesus, that is a slap in the face of the persecuted church. We have suffered for nothing in the last years.” “If you do provide blankets but no bibles – not preach the gospel – the Western church commits a crime against humanity.” Lots to think about … “