Connector Resources

Welcome Connectors!

Welcome Connectors!

Here are some special resources you can use along with the gifts and relationships that God has given you to share with your church, family, and friends so that we may strengthen what remains. (Rev. 3:2)

Some of the items on the list are password protected because they are only available to active Connectors. If you need help gaining access, contact us at [email protected] or contact a member of the Mobilization staff.

2019 International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

On November 3, 2019, churches all over the world will pray for the persecuted church. We invite you to join our Day of Prayer for India, as we lift up believers facing opposition and violence in the #10 country on the World Watch List.

Prayer Walls for the Persecuted Church

Prayer is our greatest weapon! Join an online prayer community by posting your prayers for persecuted Christians on one of our Prayer Walls today.

Pray for the Persecuted Prayer App

Looking for a simple way to pray for persecuted Christians in need around the world? Our Pray for the Persecuted Church app will send you regular, specific prayer requests from persecuted believers all over the world.

Presence Magazine

Presence is a quarterly magazine that shines a light on the trends, stories, prayer requests and research on Christian persecution—where faith costs the most.

The Ripple Effect Small Group Series

The Ripple Effect is a four-week series developed to help you learn more about Christian persecution—and to connect you to persecuted believers around the world.

Monthly Prayer Calendar

The Prayer Force Alert monthly calendar connects you to the prayer needs of the largest network of underground and persecuted believers worldwide.

2019 World Watch List

The list of the top 50 countries where it's most dangerous to be a Christian—with in-depth research, stories and prayer needs.

Standing Strong Through the Storm Devotional

Each daily email devotion is accompanied by Scripture passages to remind you that you are united with Christians all over the world—and ONE family in Jesus.

Persecution 101 Slide Show

Get a crash course on Christian persecution. View the presentation yourself then download it to share with your small group, class or youth group.

Write a Letter to a Persecuted Believer

By writing a letter of encouragement to a persecuted Christian, you remind them that they are not alone and that believers around the world are praying for them.

International Day of Prayer

Each year, for the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP), Christians throughout the free world band together in solidarity with persecuted believers.

World Watch List Booklet

Download the digital version of the 2019 World Watch List booklet on the top 50 countries where it's most dangerous to be a Christian.

Open Doors Flyer

Use this one-page flyer at your next event or activity to help create awareness about persecuted believers throughout the world.

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To become a Connector and gain access to these resources please contact Open Doors at [email protected]

Additional Resources

Webinars: Resources and Ideas to Engage in IDOP

Learn about the resources we have created for you to use to engage your church in a Day of Prayer for India. September 12, 2019

May Connector Webinar

Learn about what resources are available and how to encourage persecuted Christians in their work

Webinar: Working with Churches

Hear from two experienced pastors about how to work with churches. February 28, 2019

Connector Flyer

Use this flyer to share with others about the ministry of Open Doors. Print it on your home printer or if you’d like a larger poster, let us know and we’ll send you the poster version.

Open Doors Brand Standards

As a Connector you may have occasion to use the Open Doors logo. Please use these guidelines for representing the Open Doors brand.

Public Webinars

Open Doors offers webinars about persecution to the general public. Most feature interview with a persecuted Christian. Check them out here.

Prayer Flyer

Use this one-page flyer to share the many ways people can pray for our persecuted family.

2019 World Watch List Maps

Download this PowerPoint presentation with call-out maps of all 50 countries on the World Watch List. Show the entire presentation or copy individual slides and paste them into your own presentation.

2019 World Watch List Presentation

Download this PowerPoint presentation with a summary of 2019 World Watch List information. Share it with your church or group.

Connector Manual

Your guide to serving as a Connector. This manual includes vital information and references as you learn more about what it means to be a volunteer at Open Doors.

Connector Training

Start on your Connector journey and inspire others to support the persecuted church.

Core Values Training

We invite you to learn more about the DNA of Open Doors and the core values that guide everything we do.

Gifts Assessment Training

To help you identify your special gifts, we'd like to invite you to take the Spiritual Gifts Discovery Assessment.

Webinar: The History of Open Doors

Jeff Taylor, former head of Open Doors International and current advisor to the ODI board, talks about the history of Open Doors and our Core Values. February 22, 2018.

Webinar: The New Ripple Effect Series

Andrew Richards, Open Doors Director of Mobilization, shares about the new and improved Ripple Effect Series. March 29, 2018.

Webinar: Importance of Persecution

Robert Beckman, Open Doors Director of Mobilization, shares about his recent visit to Egypt and the importance of the persecuted church. May 14, 2018.

Webinar: Best Practices for Hosting An Event

Connector and Pastor Dave Gordon shares best practices for hosting an event and the importance of getting Bibles to the persecuted church. June 28, 2018

Material Request Form

Thank you for representing Open Doors and our persecuted brothers and sisters. We provide some materials free to Connectors to use when representing Open Doors. Please submit this form so we can better help you.

Fill Out an Activity Form

Please submit an activity report when you represent Open Doors.This helps us track all the great things you’re doing for the persecuted church!

Additional Resources

Webinars: Resources and Ideas to Engage in IDOP

Learn about the resources we have created for you to use to engage your church in a Day of Prayer for India. September 12, 2019

May Connector Webinar

Learn about what resources are available and how to encourage persecuted Christians in their work

Connector Flyer

Use this flyer to share with others about the ministry of Open Doors. Print it on your home printer or if you’d like a larger poster, let us know and we’ll send you the poster version.

Open Doors Brand Standards

As a Connector you may have occasion to use the Open Doors logo. Please use these guidelines for representing the Open Doors brand.

Public Webinars

Open Doors offers webinars about persecution to the general public. Most feature interview with a persecuted Christian. Check them out here.

Prayer Flyer

Use this one-page flyer to share the many ways people can pray for our persecuted family.

2019 World Watch List Maps

Download this PowerPoint presentation with call-out maps of all 50 countries on the World Watch List. Show the entire presentation or copy individual slides and paste them into your own presentation.

2019 World Watch List Presentation

Download this PowerPoint presentation with a summary of 2019 World Watch List information. Share it with your church or group.

Core Values Training

Some details about the course.

Take the Gifts Assessment

We invite you to take this assessment and learn more about your giftings