Somalia: Pray for the President
“One of every six African Christians is persecuted,” a recent visitor from Africa told VOM workers. Many people believe that the most serious persecution in Africa happens in Somalia.
Facts About Somalia
*Most Somalis are Muslim.
*Bibles are illegal.
*There are no church buildings.
*After years of drought and war, more Somalis live outside Somalia than in it.
(Source: VOM’s 2019 Global Prayer Guide)
Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is the current president of Somalia. He was born on March 11, 1962. He went to college in the United States.
On his birthday, will you pray for the president?
*Pray that he will rule wisely.
*Pray that he will use his power to see that Christians are treated fairly.
*Pray that he and his family will know the truth about Jesus.
(Photo: Somali Christian secretly reads a Bible. Source: VOM Canada and CBN.)