Please pray for an upcoming vote in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. A bill regarding a blasphemy law is before their parliament and is awaiting a vote. While the intention of the blasphemy law may be to protect people of all faiths, blasphemy laws in other nations, such as Pakistan, have routinely been abused and used as a way to persecute Christians. You can read the story here: http://www.mnnonline.org/article/17436.
Please pray for Rana Asif Mahmood, a Christian legislator in Pakistan, who is danger because his ID card mistakenly identifies him as a Muslim. You can read his story at http://www.mnnonline.org/article/17435#.