Remember the prisoners as if chained with them—those who are mistreated—since you yourselves are in the body also. Hebrews 13:3
Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. 1 john 4:11
Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, Whose hope is in the Lord his God, Psalm 146:5.
A group of Fulani men attacked a village recently in Kaduna, Nigeria, killing four people and injuring two adults and a young child. On 12 March at about 7:30 pm, the Fulani men entered a small village in Kagoro and fired indiscriminately at a woman
VOM Australia helped fund a project to launch 36,000 North Korean dialect Bibles which included direct text and study notes from 50 different Bible stories. These high altitude balloons are sent from South Korea into North Korea. In North Korea, if you are caught with
In a dry riverbed about 600-700 people walked for more than 6 hours to receive a Bible. Nothing else was promised them – just a Bible. On receiving their Bible some cried, some kissed the pages – everyone prayed, giving thanks for God’s gift to
February 2017 at a leaders conference, children’s Bibles were distributed out to pastors and leaders for the children of their church.
Students celebrating the goodness of God, giving thanks for the financial support received from Australian Christians to support the students and upgrade the Bible School.
Come with us on a visit to China and join in a conversation with one of VOM’s Bible smuggling partners. He is working alongside others to deliver Bibles into every province of China, but that work comes with great risk. All the workers know they
“Sister Amber” shares how Christ was with her even as she was being tortured and abused in Tibet. Your faith will be challenged as you hear Amber’s thoughts on what the New Testament calls the “honor” of being persecuted. To listen to the full interview
How do you train someone to face persecution? In this interview you’ll hear how one Bible teacher points his listeners to Jesus’ example. “Jesus persevered. Jesus paid the price. Why not us?” he says. Listen to the full interview on VOM Radio here
Her husband was the village police chief, the man responsible to make sure no more people in the village became Christians. And now she had chosen to follow Christ! Her husband pressured her to renounce her faith; then he beat her. Then he threatened her
Dr Berhane spent 11 months in prison for his Christian work. In this interview excerpt, he describes how he prepared himself for suffering and how it enabled him to understand the cross. Listen to the full interview on VOM Radio here
Dr Berhane spent 11 months in prison for his Christian work. Surrounded by hatred and watching as friends and fellow prisoners were led away to execution, Dr Berhane shares how he was still able to see God’s hand at work in this interview excerpt. Listen
Weng Tshua was three weeks old when Fulani Muslims attacked his village in 2010. All nine members of his family including his parents, were killed. He was rescued from his burning house, but not before the fire had consumed his feet. The VOM prosthetics team
‘Sam’ reaches out to refugees displaced by ISIS from Iraq and Syria. By helping with practical needs – shelter, education, medical aid – Sam and other Christians have the opportunity to share the Gospel and introduce Muslim refugees to Jesus Christ. Such work comes with
Many describe North Korea as “the worst place in the world to be a Christian.” But Eric Foley, the leader of VOM Korea, tells us that North Korean Christians don’t say that! Instead they focus on serving Jesus Christ in spite of watchful government eyes
In the past 30 years, evangelical Christians in Ethiopia have grown from 1% of the population to more than 20%. Allan Sherer, the Horn of Africa Director for Front Line Mission, calls that church growth “one of the great Gospel stories of our generation.” That
Semse Aydin’s husband, Necati, was one of three Christian men martyred for their faith and ministry in Turkey. The next day, on national TV in Turkey, Semse offered forgiveness to her husband’s killers, along with the widow of one of the other martyrs. Listen as
Australian Christian John Short was detained in North Korea in 2014 after leaving Gospel tracts outside a Buddhist temple. Here, John’s wife Karen shares about how God ministered to her, how she and John stayed connected through Scripture even though they couldn’t talk to each