Monthly Archives: August 2013

Lifelight Music Festival

This Friday through Monday, I’ll be attending Lifelight Music Festival in Worthing, South Dakota. It’s a free Christian music festival that happens every year over Labor Day weekend. Since I first began praying for Jahar in April, I’ve been striving … Continue reading

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Fasting and all night prayer

This is still a little ways out, but I wanted to inform everybody about something that I’m planning to do along with at least a couple other Christians who love and pray for Jahar in case anyone else would be … Continue reading

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A concerning situation

The latest update I’ve read on Jahar has me feeling a mix of concern, frustration, and sadness. I must say, however, that we have to take this update with a grain of salt because it’s information that supposedly found its … Continue reading

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Jesus Signed [Jahar’s] Pardon

I found this southern gospel song called “Jesus Signed My Pardon,” and I couldn’t help but think of Jahar. The words speak for themselves: I was in sin’s prison, oh, so dark and cold Like a lost sheep wandering from … Continue reading

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Update on Jahar (8-10-13)

A new update on Jahar was posted today, but it’s in Russian. The following is a rough English translation done by Google Translate with slight modifications made by me to make it more understandable (where I could figure out what … Continue reading

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The lost sheep

I made this edit back before I created this blog, and I realized yesterday that it really should be posted on here since it goes along with our stated mission: “To bring a lost sheep home.” This edit and our … Continue reading

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Don’t forget Dias & Aza

When praying for Jahar, don’t forget to pray for his friends Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov, who have been charged with conspiracy to obstruct justice, obstruction of justice, and aiding and abetting for their role. Their arraignments are scheduled for … Continue reading

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Cornerstone

In light of mentioning in my previous post that Jahar is understandably looking for a solid rock to stand upon, I’d like to share the song “Cornerstone” by Hillsong Live. It’s my prayer that the words of this song would … Continue reading

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Islamic literature

When I first saw this posted last night, I have to admit that I wanted to cry because it left me very discouraged. He seems like he’s clinging to Islam far tighter than he ever did before the marathon. I … Continue reading

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A needed discussion

I’ve had several conversations recently with various people from this blog about how best to reach Jahar with the gospel, and it’s become evident to me that we really need to discuss our strategies that we might—with the help of … Continue reading

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