Aliyu, from Niger State in North-Central Nigeria, was born into an Islamic family in a Muslim-dominated region. When his family discovered his conversion to Christianity, they imprisoned him in the house to try to force him to return to Islam,but after some time he managed to escape.
Mina always felt a deep sadness when the Islamic call to prayer filled the air. Growing up as a Christian in Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim country, her heart ached for those who didn’t know Jesus Christ.
Two thousand years ago, Jesus gave a warning but also a wonderful promise, “On this rock I will build my church and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it” Matthew 16:18.
Chinese Communist Party (CCP) officials reportedly interrupted a church service held virtually over zoom.
Three Christian men who converted from Islam were recently sentenced to five years in prison after they refused to renounce Christ.
A 39-year-old man in eastern Uganda who recently put his faith in Christ is still recovering from a machete blow to his head by a Muslim relative in late June.