INDIA: Former Muslim and Former Hindu Lead Church
  • 21 March 2019

A married couple who started a new church in their city had to change venues recently because of persecution. Hani, a former Hindu, and Chakama, a former Muslim, have actively shared their faith ever since coming to Christ and getting married. The community where they were living kicked them out because of their bold witness, […]

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EGYPT: Sinai Militants Pledge to “Kill More Copts”
  • 18 January 2018

Bassem Herz Attalhah, 27, also known as Haythem Shehata, was on his way home from work in El-Arish, capital of North Sinai governorate, on Saturday evening (13 January), with his brother Osama and neighbour and friend Mohamed, when they were stopped by three armed men, aged between 23 and 25. “We thought they were policemen […]

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NIGERIA: Kidnapped Optician Killed
  • 21 December 2017

On 13 October, a British optician who had been kidnapped was killed shortly after singing the hymn, Amazing Grace, to lift the spirits of his fellow hostages. Ian Squire, 57, was killed instantly by shots fired by one of the four gang members who abducted him and three other Christian aid workers from their clinic […]

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BANGLADESH: Pray for Imam Fedu, a New Christian Convert
  • 07 December 2017

Imam Fedu, a Muslim scholar and teacher in Bangladesh, recently placed his faith in Christ after receiving a Christian tract and hearing the Gospel from a Christian worker. “Jesus is the Saviour,” Fedu said. He immediately resigned from his Muslim work and made plans to be baptised. “In Scripture, Nicodemus was a big Jewish scholar, […]

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PHILIPPINES: Young Girl’s Unwavering Faith
  • 06 July 2017

In the Philippines, one girl has stood firm for her Christian faith despite her young age. Not too long after accepting Christ, Jen-Jen began to experience pressure from adult authority figures, one of whom was a school teacher with militant views. One day, the teacher announced that one of the class requirements was to go […]

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