News & Features'S ARCHIVE

  • Excerpts from an article summarizing a new report on Christian persecution throughout the world: “The targeting of Christians has worsened over the past year . . .” “The headlines focus on the Middle East, but there were more recorded killings of Christians due to their faith in northern Nigeria in 2015 than in the rest […]

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  • Recent incidents in Uganda demonstrate once again how deep is the darkness around Islam.  A Christian evangelist was brutally murdered by irate Muslims after a series of organized debates with Muslim scholars. The evangelist had led many Muslims to Christ, and local Muslim leaders warned him to hold no more debates.  A debate participant, who […]

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  • A video released this week shows the execution of three Assyrian Christian men by the Islamic State in what is thought to be Syria.  Morning Star News reported on the video released Wednesday, October 7, and thought to be filmed at the end of September.    The three Christians, dressed in orange jumpsuits, were told […]

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  • We are so very grateful for your continued prayer and care for His Church and His children suffering at the hand of Islam. This year’s annual Kids’ Camp in West Africa, organized by our national partner ministry and Pastor Mbarra, was yet another demonstration of our Heavenly Father’s desire that each person come to a […]

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  • Members of the Islamic terror group Boko Haram have not slowed down in their quest to establish an Islamic caliphate across Africa. Just this week the death toll from the largest single attack by Boko Haram militants since newly elected President Muhammadu Buhari came to power in May is rising over 150.  Details from the attack […]

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  • The ongoing tribulation of Revs. Yat and Reith in Sudan has taken yet another bizarre turn. Just a few days after their miraculous dropping of serious charges leading to execution and release from Sudanese prison, they are now banned from leaving the country. Their hold up has been ordered by Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security […]

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  • Despite the previous report that “no new evidence” had been given to justify the detention or prosecution of the Sudanese pastors, Peter and Yat, the Sudanese justice system is moving full-speed ahead against these Christians in their efforts to encourage people in northers Sudan in the name of Jesus Christ. Both have been imprisoned “in response […]

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  • The recent trial of two Sudanese pastors unjustly imprisoned has produced “no new evidence, ” according to sources.  Please continue to pray that all charges be dropped. JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – Prosecutors were able to produce no new evidence today in the trial of two South Sudanese pastors facing the death penalty […]

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  • In the world’s newest nation, the fighting, atrocities and hunger have increased, with no end in sight to the warring leaders’ power struggle. The description above is the nearby context for this week’s prayer request. The grim circumstances of South Sudan are difficult for all, and for Christians, adding persecution from Muslims to this list […]

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  • As Pastor Azhar incites the fury of local Muslims by speaking of Jesus (see this related article: Pastor under Attack), new reports emerge of three additional Christians under attack because of Pakistan’s Orwellian Blasphemy Law.  Thankfully there may be credible attempts to reform this bizarre law.  Pray for Muslim hearts to be softened in Pakistan […]

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