The Bible says to, “Remember those in prison as if you were their fellow prisoners, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves were suffering” (Hebrews Chapter 13 verse 3). Please remember to pray for our brothers and sisters in Pakistan.
- “When America does a drone strike, they come and blame us,” Faisal Massi, a 25-year old student from Sau Quarter, a Christian colony in Islamabad. “They think we belong to America. It’s a simple mentality.”
- Day-to-day life is challenging for many Christians in Pakistan. In Islamabad’s Sau Quarter, a stone’s throw from the Taseer murder scene, some 4,000 residents live cramped inside an acre-sized slum. Their squalid houses are separated by fly-infested narrow alleys and open sewers, yet surrounded by one of Pakistan’s wealthiest neighborhoods.