Pastor Layth Ibrahim- Praise Chapel Duhok Dear Brothers and Sisters I want to share a wonderful story with you. We had a family activity day at our church. Families gathered together to play table tennis, billiards, volleyball, and basketball. Our women supplied us with food for the occasion. Suddenly, two young men appeared and it … Continue reading Wonderful Story Out Of Iraq
Jack Harris gives a brief perspective from Dohuk, Kurdistan N. Iraq.
Yesterday we drove through a winter snowstorm from Dohuk to a small village called Inishky to pray for a young woman who'd been taken to the hospital the night before in tremendous pain. The higher we went into the mountains to worse the snow was. It seemed so novel to be driving through the … Continue reading MISSION THROUGH THE SNOW IN IRAQ
HAPPY BIRTHDAY PC IRAQ! Churches have birthdays too. We're praising and thanking GOD for our miracle in the Middle East. One more year and we're still here and growing. That's something to celebrate. A NOTE FROM JACK HARRIS: Our Church and work in Iraq and the Middle East is totally dependent upon your monthly support. … Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY PC IRAQ!
Amediya or Amedi as its called in Kurdistan of Iraq is a beautiful city built on a plateau. It's history dates back to 3000 BC to Assyrian times. It's also said to be one of the capitols of the ancient empire of the Medes, hence its name, Amedi (of the Medes). Caravans traveling through the … Continue reading AMEDI
To understand this story you'll need to understand a concept we use in the pursuit of our work here in Iraq. Its origin is the teaching of Jesus Himself. Mt. 5:43-48 - Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. 44 But I say unto you, Love … Continue reading A Powerful & Touching Story
There are two stories that I've been told since our arrival that have given me pause for consideration and frankly have had a profound impact on my perception of the situation here in the region. The plight of both Syrian refugees and Iraq's IDPs is well documented but these two stories give a more up … Continue reading CASUALTIES OF TERROR