Category: Africa

Lindy Lowry - May 24, 2019

‘Your prayers saved my life!’—Somali Believer Escapes Death

Somali believer Ayaan shares how she escaped death in the Horn of Africa. She’s praying to be a missionary to her people.

Lindy Lowry - May 22, 2019

Urgent Prayer: Pastor, 16 Church Members Kidnapped in Nigeria

A pastor and 16 church members have been kidnapped in Nigeria. Attackers surrounded the church during a choir practice.

Lindy Lowry - May 21, 2019

In Africa, Christians Are in the Flames of Persecution—and On Fire for Jesus

Throughout sub-Saharan Africa, Christians are being held, feet to the flames, and told to deny Christ.

Lindy Lowry - May 15, 2019

New Attack in Burkina Faso—Christians in Hiding, Schools and Churches Closed

A day after militants ambushed a church and killed six, another attack in Burkina Faso targeting Christians has left four dead and area Christians in a a state of panic.

Lindy Lowry - May 14, 2019

They Had Just Gathered for Worship—Another Church Attack Kills 6 in Burkina Faso

Another church in Burkina Faso has left six Christians dead, including the church’s young leader.

Lindy Lowry - May 07, 2019

They Refused to Denounce Jesus—Pastor, 5 Others Shot After Church Service in Burkina Faso

When they refused to convert to Islam, a pastor and his congregants in Burkina Faso were gunned down after a church service.

Lindy Lowry - May 02, 2019

Urgent Prayer: 25 Christians in Nigeria Killed by Boko Haram in Door-to-Door Attacks

On Monday, April 29, around 8 pm, Boko Haram fighters invaded a Christian community in northeastern Nigeria.

Robert Kenna - Apr 26, 2019

40 Christians Killed Shortly Before Easter in Nigeria

Shortly before Easter in Nigeria, more than 40 Christians–including many children–were murdered in multiple attacks.

Lindy Lowry - Apr 12, 2019

Five Years After Chibok— ‘God Will Bring My Daughter Out’

Five years after Chibok, families have not given up hope of one day reuniting with their still-missing daughters.

Christopher Summers - Apr 11, 2019

Anti-Christian dictator forced out in Sudan: Pray with us

A dictator known for brutal policies against Christians has been forced to step down in Sudan.