The takeover of several Iraqi towns by extremist group ISIS has been devastating in recent weeks. Children in particular are sensitive to such tragedies. Mario, a regular fan of the SAT-7 KIDS program Why Is That, called the studio last week to pray for Iraq and all the Arab countries.
The young boy called from his home in Tanta, just north of Cairo in Egypt. As soon as Mario’s voice came over the air, presenter Mr. Know recognized him. Even though Mario lives hundreds of miles away from Iraq, he is touched by the plight of families suffering there.
MARIO PRAYED OVER THE AIR
We thank you for extending your glory to everything in our lives, Lord…We pray for Iraq and all the Arab countries, they’re in your hand, Lord. Let there be peace and forgiveness, oh Lord, in terms of those who are doing bombings. Watch over the innocent people…