Calls for a change in leadership have swelled into demonstrations and violent clashes in Egypt, two weeks after Tunisia’s government toppled amid revolution.

Followers of Christ in Egypt are waiting prayerfully to see what implications these events will have on the spread of the Gospel in the region.

Egypt is the Arab world’s most populous nation, with nearly 80 million people. The Arab Republic of Egypt is transcontinental, with a land bridge between Africa and Asia.

Egypt long has been a pivotal place. It was from Egypt that God delivered the Israelites out of exodus and on Egypt’s Mount Sinai that He gave the Ten Commandments to Moses.

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