Category: Middle East

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.

Christopher Summers - Mar 24, 2019

Fighting the Gates of Hell: The Hope for Christians in Iraq

As Jandark pleaded for God’s Kingdom, she knew that her city and Christians in Iraq were at the mercy of radicals who wanted to murder God’s people.

Lindy Lowry - Mar 20, 2019

The Radical Resurrection Story of the Church in the Middle East

The resurrection of the church in the Middle East offers a tangible expression of a God who has carried His people since day one.

Lindy Lowry - Mar 13, 2019

11 Christians Killed Every Day for Their Decision to Follow Jesus

In the top 50 most dangerous countries for Christians, a staggering 11 Christians die for their faith each day.

Lindy Lowry - Mar 08, 2019

Hidden Wounds—Christians Say Rape Is ‘Common’ Persecution Method Against Women

Around the world, Increasing numbers of Christian women are doubly vulnerability to persecution—for both their faith and their gender.