What You Can Do
The plight -- and the potential -- of North Africa demands action. The opportunities to become a partner in reaching North Africa for Christ are limitless. The following is a limited selection of the many and vast possibilities for involvement in North Africa.
Partner in Interest by becoming aware of what God is doing in North Africa today. Some excellent resources include the following video tapes:
The following vedeos are available from LifeAgape International (address below):
Partner in Prayer by forming a prayer group for North Africa in your neighborhood or church. Establish triplet praying for the peoples and strategic towns of North Africa. Adopt a strategic town of North Africa of a people from the list at the bottom of this page. Participate in a prayer journey by contacting Janet Moen, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.<>
Partner in Personnel by establishing a personal link to the North Africa. Send or support a tentmaker, non-resident missionary or long-term missionary team. Invite them into your home, write them regularly, and support them though your resources and prayers.
Partner in Advocacy by becoming an advocate for one of the unreached people groups or one of the strategic towns in North Africa. Use your influence and whatever forums are available to share the needs and invite others to become partners as well.
Partner in Giving generously to projects and programs within North Africa, such as SAT-7 satellite TV, radio programs, Jesus Film project, literature distribution, Bible production and distribution.
Funds for literature for Operation Transit (the port outreach) can be channeled through LifeAgape International, Campus Crusade for Christ, OM, YWAM and various other participating agencies. Provide support for programs to mobilize, motivate and educate God's people. Contact:
Trans World Radio
Partner in Training with the Iberoamerican Institute of Crosscultural Studies which has the vision to serve, inform and train the evangelical church in Iberoamerica to fulfill the Great Commission among Muslim peoples. Email: email@example.com.<>
Partner in Business Ventures
How You Can Pray
Pray for National Leaders. Pray God's blessings on the head of government, other ministers and officials. Pray that family members of the leaders will hear the gospel on the radio, for the leaders to meet genuine believers in their travels, and for God to move the right person to share the gospel with them. Ask God to give the leaders wisdom to rule their countries with justice, righteousness and mercy, creating policies that would allow the gospel to go forward in their land.
The heads of the North African nations are:
Pray for the Christians. Pray for courage -- that they will overcome intimidation and fear. Pray that they would have a solid revelation of God's love and be strengthened to persevere and be faithful to the Lord. Pray for maturity in their faith and appropriate teaching to build them up. Pray for encouragement for those who live outside the main cities with limited contact with other Christians. Pray for creative opportunities for tentmaking workers to gain access, and for more long-term workers. Pray for continued, strengthened unity in working together.
Pray for the strategic cities and towns of North Africa.
Pray that the Muslim people might come to know Issa (Jesus) not only as the prophet, but also as the Son of God.
Pray for the satellite television and radio ministry; wisdom
for those involved in choosing content for these programs, and for effective means to
follow up those who show interest.
Pray for Awake Tunisia '99 -- a prayer inititave. Pray that churches worldwide will sponsor a month of prayer for Tunisia and hold a Tunisia focus event. Contact:
PO Box 2671
Reading RG 2FF
53 East Terrace
South Burlington, VT 05403
Peoples of the Maghreb
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