Month: August 2018

Lindy Lowry - Aug 30, 2018

China Forbids Children From Churches as Religious Rights Diminish

Across China, churches are reportedly facing pressure to align with the Communist Party; in some areas, children are now forbidden to attend church.

Lindy Lowry - Aug 29, 2018

New Voice Recording of Boko Haram Captive Leah Sharibu Brings Hope

A new audio recording released by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram reveals that kidnapped 15-year-old Leah Sharibu is alive.

Robert Kenna - Aug 28, 2018

Indian Couple Beaten After Leaving ‘Old Gods’ for Jesus

“Though I am still fearful to return to my village, I am comforted by God,” Preeti says.

Lindy Lowry - Aug 23, 2018

Egyptian Teen: ‘My Father’s Death for Christ Made Me Search for Jesus’

The son of his slain father shares how the impact of his father’s life and death is changing his own heart toward Jesus.

Lindy Lowry - Aug 22, 2018

He Used to Traffic Heroin in Central Asia, Now He Smuggles Bibles

Drug trafficking was his life in Central Asia–until a package in the mail changed the trajectory of Viktor’s life and the eternities of thousands of others.

Robert Kenna - Aug 21, 2018

My Wife Turned Me Into the Police for Leaving Islam, Then She Found Jesus

This is how God changes the hearts of people in our country!

Lindy Lowry - Aug 17, 2018

In Mexico, Pastor Braces for Death But God Does the Miraculous

In Mexico, church leaders are targeted because of their church’s restorative work with the community–seen by drug cartels as a hindrance to their trafficking efforts.

Lindy Lowry - Aug 17, 2018

Turkey Court Refuses U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson Again

One of Turkey’s high criminal courts in Izmir has upheld a lower court’s decision and rejected U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson’s request to be released from house arrest.

Lindy Lowry - Aug 14, 2018

The Surprising Way God Is Growing His Young Church in Central Asia

In this rare interview, a Central Asian believer reveals how God grabbed hold of his heart and how God uses persecution to grow His Church.

Lindy Lowry - Aug 12, 2018

7 Reasons Why Hotbeds of Persecution Are Growing in Central Asia

What’s happening to Christian believers in today’s Central Asia republics? And what do you need to know to pray with empathy and knowledge?