Challenges for prayer
The situation in Pakistan :
* Extremist Islam: violence and war.
* An atmosphere of intimidation and fear pervades the lives of Christians and other minorities Institutionalized discrimination against minorities has increased since the government started pursuing a policy of Islamization in the 1980s.
* The notorious blasphemy law imposes the death penalty on anyone who defames Mohammed, and life in prison for anyone who defiles a Quran.
* 0.6% of the total population is considered “evangelical Christians.”
For Pakistani converts from Muslim backgrounds who suffer persecution.
For safety and protection for the Christian women and girls in Pakistan who must live under the threat of abduction, rape and forced marriage.