CHINA: Pastor Yang Hua Sentenced
  • 12 January 2017

After secretly trying Yang Hua for “divulging state secrets,” a judge sentenced the pastor of Living Stone Church on 5 January to two years and six months in prison. Pastor Yang, also known by his legal name, Li Guoshi, has been held since 9 December 2015. While incarcerated, prosecutors tortured Yang and threatened his family […]

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NEPAL: Eight Christians Cleared of Charges
  • 22 December 2016

Eight Nepali Christians were cleared of “proselytising” charges on 6 December, bringing a close to their ordeal. “Praise the Lord!” a VOM contact said. “All eight Christians having court case got clean sheet today. We are thankful to all who continuously prayed and helped in many different ways.” Police arrested a pastor, two school principals […]

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CHINA: Crackdown on House Churches Continues
  • 01 December 2016

Our Chinese family needs your prayers as officials continue to clamp down hard on house churches across their nation. China Aid reports that dozens of Christians have been detained or arrested across remote, north-western Xinjiang province in the past two months for holding house church gatherings. Meanwhile, in coastal Zhejiang province, Pastor Zhang Chongzhu has […]

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Sharing Jesus among the Fulani
  • 31 October 2016

Despite being threatened with death and disowned by family members, he was determined to share the Gospel with Fulani Muslims. And David Weeti’s determination hasn’t wavered.  The day after David Weeti’s cousin burned David’s Bible and kicked him out of the house, 20 young men surrounded the new believer, wrestled him to the ground and […]

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