Kristin Wright- Thursday Blog

Learn About Our Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom

One of the most crucial ways in which Open Doors influences action at the State Department, is through providing firsthand information from our contacts on the ground, to the Office for International Religious Freedom.
Read More

'BLACKOUT' this August!

Every day we post comments, tweets, photos, videos and more for the world to see, but so often we do it without thinking of the consequences. We feel safe to post whatever we want while hiding behind our computers and phones. Would you think twice about what you post online, if it warranted the death penalty?
Read More
ISIS fighters

One-Year Anniversary of The Islamic State’s Caliphate

One year ago today, the Islamic State declared itself as a caliphate. This terrorist army is run by an extreme form Islam, and has now taken over significant portions of Syria and Iraq.
Read More
Niger- general scene

Recent Deadly Boko Haram Attacks

Boko Haram was blamed for two suicide bombings in Chad and a raid in Niger this past week, leaving a total of 72 dead. Here’s a quick rundown of the recent week:
Read More
Russia_Unknown_year #tbt

#TBT: A Mission to Remember

The era of Communism and the Iron Curtain presented many challenges for Open Doors in the 1960s, 70s and 80s. The small staff, located mostly in Holland, and a larger pool of volunteers had to work without computers and mobile devices. Meticulous planning preceded every trip.
Read More

Subscribe to our eNewsletter