40:40 Day 13

Jesus often comes to Muslims in dreams. 

In one story, a missionary in a Muslim country recounts being greeted on the tarmac in a Middle Eastern country by a man who insisted they must talk. In spite of misgivings,the missionary agreed and they went to a private place where the man explained that a Shining Being had come to him in a dream and urged him to meet the plane that day. He was told that the first white man who deplaned would be able to tell him the truth about God. 

One such story I heard from a Middle Eastern friend personally. They had come to complete their studies at the local university, and had begun to hear more about Jesus. He sounded wonderful, but to believe meant to face harsh consequences from family and community, possibly even death! Also, my friend wasn’t completely sold. Islam claimed to be the true religion and so did Christianity. What was the truth? 

One night my friend had a dream. In it appeared several leaders of world religion, including Buddha, Jesus, and Mohammed. Every person had a red “X” over them, save one. Jesus had a green check mark. 

Needless to say, my friend now is a believer in Jesus, and has had their faith confirmed in many other ways since.

Prayer:

Pray for believers to be so joyful in their faith that we would draw others in like the smell of good food draws people in to dinner! 

* For J to be miraculously healed and for financial provision!

Advertisements

About Angela

I'm just trying to figure this life thing out with the help of some amazing friends and a God who loves me in spite of my tendency to forget what is truly important!
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s