Gaza Christians long for days before Hamas cancelled Christmas | guardian.co.uk

What if Christmas was cancelled where you live?  Read about Christians in Gaza who saw Hamas do away with the holiday in 2007.

Gaza Christians long for days before Hamas cancelled Christmas | World news | guardian.co.uk.

Takeaways:

1.  1.5 million people live in the Gaza Strip.  Only 1,400 are Christian.  Imagine a crowd of 1,000 people.  On average only 1 person in the crowd would be a Christian.

2.  55 families in Gaza identify as Catholics.

3.  In 2007 a 30 year old manager of Gaza Bible Society bookstore was shot to death.

Pray for the protection  and joy for believers in this area.  Pray that the gospel will go forth in power to the people in Gaza.