“Genl. Haftar told me in 2016 that he wanted to take Libya by conquest… He does not want to be subject to anyone else.“ Jonathan Winer, Former US Envoy to Libya
Father, only you can change a heart of stone, proud and set to continuously stir violence, into a heart of flesh. Give him and others possessed with a warring spirit, a new soft heart with your commandment on it. We know and believe that nothing is impossible for you Lord.
“I looked for someone among them who would build up the wall and stand before me in the gap on behalf of the land…” Ezekiel 22:30
Father, today we stand in the gap for Libya. We plead for your mercy, love and grace to cover the country and people groups living there.
‘Big loss’: Libya’s UN-recognized government retakes key town. Government of National Accord has wrested Gharyan (near Tripoli) from Khalifa Haftar’s forces, capturing troops. Source.
Prince of Peace, please come and bring your peace, stability and governance into this never-ending war situation, we pray in Jesus name.
‘His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms Ephesians 3:10
Lord Jesus, we declare your Lordship to all the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms over Libya today in the name of Jesus. There is none like you. You are the King of kings and Lord of lords.
Lord, as intercessors for this region, we ask that you ‘… open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me’. (Acts 26:18).
Father, we thank you for sending your Spirit to ordinary people on the day of Pentecost. Fill the few believers in Libya afresh with your spirit and empower them to boldly proclaim the Good News and be the light in a dark place.
“Open up, O heavens, and pour out your righteousness. Let the earth open wide so salvation and righteousness can sprout up together”. Isaiah 45:8
Father, I ask for open heavens, that the gospel may run swiftly through Libya and bring Your peace to the region.
Monday 20th Libya
Father, today we specifically pray for radical Muslims in Libya. Lord, only you can remove the heart of stone and replace it with a heart of flesh and new spirit. Nothing is impossible or too difficult for you.
Lord, we pray that all Libyans may experience you in dreams and visions during their month of fasting and know that you are God, there is no other. (1 Kings 8:60)
“I revealed myself to those who did not ask for me;
I was found by those who did not seek me.
To a nation that did not call on my name,
I said, ‘Here am I, here am I.’
Lord, we pray for all Muslim spiritual leaders, imams and skeikhs in Libya today. May they hear and see you in this time of spiritual focus.