Monthly Archives: September 2017

  • We praise God that we are able to report that Maryam Naghash Zargaran, an Iranian Christian convert from Islam, was released from Iran’s infamous Evin Prison in Tehran on August 1st. Maryam was imprisoned for four years for “propagating against the Islamic regime, and colluding to undermine national security.” More accurately, Maryam was first investigated and […]

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  • Hostility to Christians in Mali is rising along with Islamic militancy, as evidenced by the grave situation of Christian hostages there. Multiple Christians have been kidnapped recently and held for ransom by Islamic terror groups in the politically fragile West African nation of Mali. Since 2012 when northern Mali fell to jihadist groups linked to […]

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  • Smyrna’s ministry partner in Turkey faces peril when sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ to Muslims; those who receive the Good News are threatened with death. There is a seeming pattern to the murders of Christians in Turkey today as an authority at Gatestone Institute finds: “Murders of Christians are committed stealthily in Turkey: It […]

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  • Egyptian social institutions and government are dominated by Islam and all too frequently cover up crimes committed by Muslims, as the recent killing of a Christian soldier by military officers attests. On July 20th, Egyptian soldier Youssef Zarif received a call at 2 a.m. from the Ministry of Interior. They asked him to come down […]

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