Many people Christian and non-Christian are at risk of disorder, serious damage to property, serious injury, and loss of life. For everyone caught up in this, it must be terrifying.
Christians are facing a particularly challenging time, with Churches continuing to be attacked, and many church leaders have now left the country.
However despite this, there remains much hope (see the linked video)
Egyptian News Updates
Click here for an update from the BBC on current tensions
Click here for pictures of a recent visit of Archbishop Welby to Egypt
Click here for a recent Christianity Today article on churches being attacked
Video – Egypt: Eyes Open. How God is moving in a BIG was despite the violence.
Click here to view a recent production from Moving Works called: ‘Egypt: Eyes Open’. It was recorded before the latest twist in the Egyptian story, but it is no less powerful.
Please pray for the land of Egypt and it’s people.
Please pray that they do not lose hope.
Please pray for the protection of our Christian brothers and sisters who are caught in the middle.
Please pray for the resilience and wisdom of the Egyptian church.
Please pray for Christians to keep focus, and to shine Gods light into the darkness surrounding them.
Please pray that through this chaos peace will quickly prevail and that the will of Father God be done.
Keep Praying – this is a critical time for Egypt.
Note: MetCPA does not take a position on the political nature this conflict, the links and videos are provided for interest, and to aid with background of the conflict only. The position of MetCPA is simply that we wish for Gods will to be done – quickly.