Author Archives Jamie

  • Last year when a Muslim mob gathered at the Evangelical School of Sudan in Omdurman, a church elder named Younan Abdallah was stabbed and killed by members of the mob. He was killed trying to protect the women and children at the school from the attackers. The gathered, violent mob was accusing Christians of resisting […]

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  • The system of Islam that spiritually enslaves its adherents often forces political and economic bondage upon Christians living in Muslim-dominated countries. A case in point is Pakistan. Christians in Pakistan make up less than 2 percent of the population and are treated as second class citizens. As one example, according to data collected by World […]

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  • Turkey’s continued slide into Islamic authoritarianism threatens many Christians, including Smyrna’s partner who ministers to children there. As this prayer guide request is sent, Smyrna’s partner in Turkey is finalizing the location of a kids camp where they will host several hundred children this summer to hear the Gospel. They recently were able to move […]

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  • Christians in Nigeria are enduring a firestorm of adversity and are in need of persevering prayer from the body of Christ around the world. Nigeria continues to nurture violent adherents of Islam whose onslaught against Christians is unending. Our ministry partner in Nigeria, Pastor S. narrowly escaped an attempt on his life last month.  As he […]

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  • The experience of imprisoned Christians in Iran is a stark reminder of Islam’s war against Jesus and his followers. Evin Prison in Tehran, Iran, is notoriously known as the world’s most brutal prison, where people are treated like less than animals and torture is routine. There are an estimated 92 Christians imprisoned in Iran today, […]

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  • Islam’s spiritual conflict with Christ reveals itself when a young Pakistani woman is tragically burned to death by her Muslim suitor. On April 17 at 11pm a Christian woman named Asma Yaqoob (24), went to answer a call at the gate to her father’s home. It was a man with whom she had a relationship, […]

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  • The tragic story of three young children in the Indonesian island of Borneo illustrates how Islam reinforces hatred and human sin, and blinds its adherents to the compassion of the Spirit of God. One and a half years later, three children who were severely injured from a church bombing in 2016 are still undergoing treatments, […]

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  • A recent incident shows that Muslim Boko Haram’s reign of terror in northern Nigeria is motivated not by power, politics, or economics, but by deep-seated Islamic hatred of Jesus Christ. The living captives of Boko Haram taken on February 19th of this year, have been released . . . all but one. When Islamic militants […]

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  • The impact of Islam on societies where it is dominant is shown in Algeria where the government systematically works to eliminate Christianity and shield Islam from accountability. According to religious liberty analyst Elizabeth Kendal, persecution is escalating in Algeria due to the government’s pragmatic and cowardly stance toward Islam. In the last few months this […]

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  • Islam’s war against Christians and other non-Muslims in Syria continues as Turkish Muslims besiege border cities and threaten death and mass destruction. In northwest Syria near the border with Turkey, the city of Afrin was once was known as a safe haven for Assyrian Christians and other minorities. In March, Afrin was overrun by Turkish-backed […]

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