There are no Christian's left in many parts of Iraq and Syria.
This is the land of Abraham "that ancient Sumerian", and Luke, the beloved Syrian physician. Saul became Paul riding on one of these roads to Damascus.
How did we get to this point? What can we do now?
Read: ISIS: A Living Nightmare for Iraqi Christians
Below. you could watch some footage from within the new Caliphate, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. This is a 42-minute primer to the new agenda, and the methods used to enforce it. (Warning: This is not a child-friendly video. There are some Graphic scenes. That's life in the new Caliphate)
Weep for the indoctrination of nine-year-olds into a culture of violence, intolerance and death. Weep for the hundreds of thousands, including Christians, who are being killed by crucifixion or beheading, or hounded out of their homes, fleeing as refugees. Weep for 35000 square kilometres with hardly a Christian left. This is the land from where Christianity spread to the rest of the world. Even in India, we have thousands who call themselves 'Syrian Christians'
I am a member, together with these suffering Christians, of the same body. "If one member suffers, all suffer together (1Cor 12:26). Lord, show me what I can do to either help them, or 'share in their suffering'!