Esther is originally from Iran.
When her faith was discovered, she was arrested, and pressured to sign a document promising to deny her faith in Jesus and return to Islam. They threatened to imprison her and her family.
If Esther was your mother, grandmother, sister or daughter, what would you be willing to do to help her?
You’d likely write and call your elected officials, pleading with them to intervene on her behalf.
You’d talk to the press to try to raise awareness to confront this sort of abuse.
You’d jump on a plane and go there—to be with Esther and to do everything you could to help her.
Although Esther and others like her aren’t literally related to you and I, they are our family. Because we are all part of the family of God.
While you can’t get on a plane to bring help to each persecuted brother or sister around the world, there is a simple way to help these fellow Christians.
When you become a Frontline Partner, you join the largest on-the-ground network of Christians caring for God’s family.
For more than 60 years, Open Doors has been working in places where it's dangerous to follow Jesus. When you become a Frontline Partner, you send much needed help. Through your prayers and monthly gifts, you fund everything from emergency relief to long-term support that brings hope to persecuted Christians who often feel isolated and alone.
You change Christians’ lives.
But it doesn’t just change their lives. It deepens our faith as we learn how they follow Jesus even at great personal risk. Plus, we have the satisfaction of knowing that we are impacting the kingdom by helping these believers continue to live out the gospel.
By becoming a Frontline Partner, you will: