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Azerbaijan

Land of Fire

A close brother of Turkey, but with Persian and Russian influences, Azerbaijan nestles at the border of the Muslim world in between the Caucasus mountains, and is rich with oil and gas.

PRAISE POINTS: 

● The Azeri church is established and growing, with many legally registered
● The bible has a modern translation and is available in audio as well as book form
● Many Azeris from Iran have received Jesus through Novruz outreach efforts while visiting for the holiday

PRAYER POINTS: 

● For new churches to be planted and registered in regional centres
● For leaders to grow in unity and maturity
● For the Azeri government to fight corruption and invest its huge oil wealth in infrastructure that will benefit all of its people
● For enduring peace and reconciliation for the Nagorna Karabagh region
● For God to call workers to come and serve in business, education and