Since the civil war in Syria began in March 2011, more than 100,000 people have been killed. The number of refugees fleeing to neighboring countries has topped 2.2 million,and these countries are feeling the strain. More than 6 million individuals have been displaced from their homes within Syria - but because of the fighting, aid agencies are unable to reach many of these people with the help they so desperately need
PRAY FOR THE PEACE TALKS
Lord Jesus, we pray that peace talks for Syria will take place without delay or hindrance. We ask that these talks will lead towards a stable and secure future for the Syrian people, in which they can rebuild their lives without fear. We pray for a time to come soon when the weapons of war will be exchanged for positive plans for restored and thriving communities.
PRAY FOR MOTHERS
Lord Jesus, we lift up to you all mothers whose lives have been torn apart by the fighting. Please pour your comfort into their hearts as they grieve to see those they love in distress. We ask you to bring about peace in Syria so that mothers can rejoice to see their families thrive again.
PRAY FOR FATHERS
Heavenly Father, we pray for the fathers who have been affected by the conflict in Syria. Please give them courage and strength as they struggle to protect and provide for their loved ones. We ask you to bring about peace in Syria so that families can rebuild their lives in stability and live free from want.
PRAY FOR CHILDREN
Lord Jesus, we bring before you every child caught up in the conflict. We pray for healing for their trauma, and that they will know the joy of childhood despite the disorder surrounding them. We ask you to bring about peace in Syria so that children can grow up free from fear and filled with hope.
PRAY FOR FOOD AND MEDICAL SUPPLIES
Lord Jesus, please help food and the needed medical supplies get to those who so desperately need it.
A PRAYER FOR AN END TO THE VIOLENCE
Lord Jesus, please let their be peace in Syria. Let the violence end and the war to cease.