One-hundred percent of Christians in 21 countries around the world experience persecution for their faith in Christ as over 215 million Christians faced “high levels” of persecution in the last year, a leading human rights watchdog group reports. [Read more…]
As the new year unfolds, please pray for our persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ.
A new worldwide study estimates that 90,000 Christians were killed for their beliefs last year worldwide. And as many as 600 million Christians were prevented from practicing their faith. [Read more…]
Lord God, the Holy Innocents bore witness to You not by speaking but by dying. Grant that the faith we proclaim in words may be borne out by deeds. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, Your Son, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.
The Feast of Saint Stephen: 26 December – Acts 6:8-10,7:54-59; Matthew 10:17-22 ~ everyone who endures to the end will be saved
Give us grace, Lord, to practice what we worship. Teach us to love our enemies as we keep the feast of Saint Stephen, who prayed even for the men who stoned him to death. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, Your Son, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.
The International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church / 2014 Please visit Voice of the Martyrs / International Day of Prayer website for more resources – click here. PLEASE PRAY: The most common request of persecuted Christians is “PRAY… Read More ›
Nigeria: Habila Shot for Refusing to Deny Jesus October 2014 Newsletter Listen to Habila’s story in his own words… The pounding on the door was followed by the sound of men yelling for Habila to come out with his family…. Read More ›
“I ask myself: Where are these voices? Where the voices of parliaments and congresses? Where are the voices of campuses? Where are the voices of community leaders? . . . Why a silence?”
Bible drop: Christian group takes to sky to sneak Gospel into North Korea | Fox News. On a rainy afternoon last Spring, American pastor Eric Foley and his wife stood in a muddy field near the North Korea border and… Read More ›