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After Texas Shooting, Christians Unite to Pray Against Persecution
International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church renews its call for solidarity.
After Texas Shooting, Christians Unite to Pray Against Persecution. International. After Texas Shooting, Christians Unite to Pray Against Persecution.
The African Diaspora (Part 1): A Brief History and Lessons
Immigrant lessons from Joseph, Daniel, Esther, and Nehemiah
0; tweet; share; email; print. We live in a world where emigration is an option for many people. For some, persecution or famine in their own country causes them to flee their homeland.
Another Shooting, This Time in a Church. How Should We Respond?
We don't have answers; Christ offers hope and grace and peace.
According to the 2017 World Watch List released by Open Doors, 215 million Christians experience high, very high, or extreme levels of persecution in their home countries.
Study: Anti-Christian Bias Hasn’t Grown. It’s Just Gotten Richer.
New research nuances the American church’s “persecution complex.”
New research nuances the American church's “persecution complex.”.
Love Thy Neighbor: South Asia Christians Advocate for Rohingya Muslims
Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma).
Believers in Bangladesh and Pakistan aid fellow persecuted minority fleeing Myanmar (Burma).
ICE Deports Christian Who Fled Persecution Back to Indonesia
Man who sought asylum in New Jersey church caught up in 100-day surge in non-criminal arrests.
Man who sought asylum in New Jersey church caught up in 100-day surge in non-criminal arrests.
You Can Debate Franklin Graham on Martyrs, But Not the World’s Persecution Problem
DC summit rallies victims and advocates from 130 nations, including Vice President Pence.
Research. You Can Debate Franklin Graham on Martyrs, But Not the World's Persecution Problem. DC summit rallies victims and advocates from 130
Does the United States Belong on Persecution Lists?Subscriber Access Only
Experts weigh in.
Does the United States Belong on Persecution Lists? Experts weigh in. Sarah Eekhoff Zylstra| March 17, 2017. Does the United States Belong on Persecution Lists?
Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly
In some parts of the world, a life of witness requires great courage.
Jun 16, 2017. evangelism, freedom, persecution. Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly. Like a Knife in the Heart: When Our Witness Is Costly.
China Tells Christians to Replace Images of Jesus with Communist President
Propaganda effort in poor province latest sign of Xi Jinping consolidating control.
China Tells Christians to Replace Images of Jesus with Communist President. International.
Evangelism, Iranian StyleSubscriber Access Only
Amid persecution and a travel ban, Iran’s youth want community and transformation from within.
Amid persecution and a travel ban, Iran's youth want community and transformation from within. Evangelism, Iranian Style. Amid persecution and a travel
Missions Sunday: Hermeneutics for Healthy Churches, Part Two
Training in biblical interpretation should be an integral part of every missions strategy.
No one wants his or her work to be done in vain. The Apostle Paul certainly didn't. As a result of persecution, he was only able to stay in Thessalonica for a few weeks.
Here’s the Million-Dollar Answer to How Persecuted Christians Persevere
Under Caesar’s Sword researchers release final analysis of 25 countries.
When faced with persecution, Christians worldwide employ more strategies than just fight or flight. Today 2015. Persecution can be difficult to measure.
How Do We Get at Effective Outreach?
As the mission field changes, churches will change.
of the gospel in their networks—how they treated women, slaves, and outsiders; how the family was oriented; and how they were joyful even in the face of persecution and suffering
Pence: US Will Bypass UN and Aid Persecuted Iraqi Christians Directly
Vice president reveals USAID will provide direct assistance to religious minorities targeted by ISIS.
Pence: US Will Bypass UN and Aid Persecuted Iraqi Christians Directly. International.
‘Worst Year Yet’: The Top 50 Countries Where It’s Hardest to Be a Christian
Islamic extremism now has a rival, according to 2017 World Watch List.
Jeremy Weber. January 11, 2017 9:00 AM. Image: Open Doors. For the third year in a row, the modern persecution of Christians worldwide has hit another record high.
Our Hospitality Mandate (Part One)
What Does an Authentic Christian Reception of Syrian Refugees to the United States Look Like?
It would be difficult to look away from the needs Wan lists as the push factors: war, political persecution, abuse of power, exploitation of the vulnerable, natural disasters, world poverty
China, House Churches, and the Growth of the Kingdom
Two-thirds of Chinese Christians attend a house church.
Many chose the latter. To understand the nature of persecution/ freedom, keep in mind these realities: The issue isn't so much freedom of religion as it is freedom of assembly.
Trump Picks Sam Brownback as Religious Freedom Ambassador
President makes his nomination much faster than President Obama.
Trump Picks Sam Brownback as Religious Freedom Ambassador. Gleanings.
(Im)Possible: One-on-One with Lon Allison about His New Book on Evangelism
Chicagoland pastor encourages believers to Prayer-Care-Share.
When I realized that fear of witnessing was as much a temptation as any other temptation, a light went off for me. All the concerns like fear of rejection, persecution, embarrassment, etc.
Why So Many Christians Wanted a ‘Pagan Brawler’ in the White House
Stephen Mansfield: Why So Many Conservative Christians Wanted a ‘Pagan Brawler’ in the White House
And how their choice of Trump has affected the church since last year’s election.
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