International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted

Lindy Lowry - Mar 25, 2019

A Vital Awakening–Arizona Church Leads a Vision for the Persecuted Church

Above: To deepen their faith, Christian women in Myanmar gather for a “Women of Worth” training supported by Open Doors. Arizona church answers the biblical call to strengthen the worldwide church“I realized that as the Church, we have an obligation to our Christian brothers and sisters—and not just the ones we can see face-to-face.” For […]

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 16, 2019

6 Christians Killed, 470 Flee in Congo Attack

Six Christians, including three women and a 9-year-old child, have died in an attack in the largely Christian village of Kalua in the Congo.

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.

Lindy Lowry - Mar 04, 2019

China Promises Financial Rewards for Reporting Christians

Chinese authorities are now taking steps in rural areas of China to intensify the ongoing crackdown on Christian gatherings often known as house churches. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is reportedly resorting to offering monetary rewards to anyone who spies on a neighbor or even family member and reports a group of believers to authorities. […]

Lindy Lowry - Feb 25, 2019

For 16 Syrian Believers, Baptism Is a Radical Choice

New believers in Syria offer a powerful picture of the transformation and resolve it takes to follow Jesus in places of high persecution.

Lindy Lowry - Feb 19, 2019

One Year Later, Leah Sharibu Remains in Boko Haram Captivity

February 19 marks one full year since Leah Sharibu was abducted. Because she refused to convert to Islam, she remains in captivity.

Lindy Lowry - Feb 15, 2019

Four Years After Mass Beheadings, Families of 21 Martyrs Share Hope of Heaven

Families of the 21 Coptic Christians martyred off the coast of Libya say their faith has grown.