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Global Gates Join Us in Prayer for the Somali Batu Communities of Toronto and Columbus OH

Join us in prayer for the Somali Bantu communities of Toronto and Columbus, OH

Somali Bantu have suffered for generations from slavery, abuse, and mistreatment. Today, many are in the United as refugees along with Somalis. These two groups--Somali...
Global Gates Join Us in Prayer for the Afghan Hindu Sikh Community of New York City

Join us in prayer for the Afghan Hindu/Sikh community of New York City:

Many of these people fled harsh persecution. Pray for release from that trauma and freedom to experience Christ who bears even our heaviest burdens.  Pray...
Global Gates What's a People Group?

What’s a People Group?

The great commission tells us to go into “all the world.” That phrase can literally be interpreted as “all the ethnicities” or “all the people...
Global Gates What is an unreached people group? And why should we care?

What is an unreached people group? And why should we care?

If you are a follower of Jesus, the Great Commission is in your DNA. It’s the commission to follow in the ways of Jesus--to teach...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 9) – Bookends of the Muslim World

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 9) – Bookends of the Muslim World

When Islam spread rapidly after the death of Mohammed it spread both west and east. Today, the Islamic world spreads like a belt from West...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 8) – Central Asia & Persians

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 8) – Central Asia & Persians

Two of the most volatile countries in the world over the last few decades, largely attributed to strict Islamic regimes, have been Iran and Afghanistan....
Global Gates Muslims In Metro New York Part 7

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 7) – European

The history of Europe and Islam is long and fraught with war. If not for technologically advanced weaponry that helped Charles Martel stave off the...
Global Gates Muslims In Metro New York Part 6 Arab Cont

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 6) – Arabs (cont.)

For an introduction to Arabs in Metro New York, including more detailed info on Egyptians, Palestinians, and Yemenis, see our last blog. Moroccan Unlike other...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 5) – Arabs

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 5) – Arabs

Arabs have a history in Metro New York that dates back to the late 19th century. Syrians arrived in lower Manhattan with few skills and...
Global Gates Muslims in Metro New York (Part 4) – South Asian

Muslims in Metro New York (Part 4) – South Asian

The days of New York cabbies with strong New York accents are gone. These days, Mohammed is New York’s most common cabbie name, and up...