Category: Middle East

Lindy Lowry - Jul 21, 2019

How Islamic extremists are using social media to target Christians

Facebook posts may be a new persecution tactic that Islamic extremists are using against Christians,

U.S. president trump meets Esther, a persecuted Christian from Nigeria

Lindy Lowry - Jul 18, 2019

‘I escaped from Boko Haram’: Nigerian believer Esther tells her story to U.S. President Trump

A handful of persecuted believers met with President Trump, including Esther from Nigeria, a former captive of Boko Haram.

Lindy Lowry - Jul 15, 2019

This 19 year old is the future of the church in Iran

Convicted of being part of a house church in Tehran, this young woman is standing up for Christians in Iran, especially converts.

Lindy Lowry - Jul 10, 2019

11 of the top persecutors around the world today

Christian persecution is on the rise, and these are some of the worst offenders and persecutors of Christians around the world.

Lindy Lowry - Jun 03, 2019

‘Jesus is My Savior, My God’: Saudi Muslim’s Defiant Search for Jesus Leads to New Life

After having increasing doubts about Islam, the religion he had known all his life in Saudi Arabia, Mohammed began looking for truth online.

Lindy Lowry - May 10, 2019

‘When They Come to Take Mom Away’—Preparing My Daughter for Persecution in Iran

A mother in Iran shares how she prepared her daughter for the day persecution arrived at their door.

Al Janssen - Apr 23, 2019

God’s Prophet to Mosul

Writer Al Janssen questions: Whom is God calling to follow Brother Andrew’s lead and go and preach to our enemies?

Lindy Lowry - Apr 15, 2019

Syrian Believers Proclaim: ‘Christ the Lord Is Risen Today’

Celebrating Easter in Syria–a group of young adults come together to worship and proclaim ‘He is risen’ in a familiar hymn.

Lindy Lowry - Apr 07, 2019

‘I Can’t Live Without Jesus’—Pastor Tells of God’s Power in Iranian Prison

In Iran, anyone involved in spreading Christianity is seen as a threat to the Republic’s Islamic identity. But the church is also multiplying. The story of former house church leader Wahid shows why.

Lindy Lowry - Apr 02, 2019

As Bombs Explode, Syrian Pastor Makes Dangerous Choice to Bring Hope

Throughout Syria, churches have stayed open and become Centers of Hope–led by men and women of deep faith.