NORTH KOREA: Defectors Sharing the Gospel
  • 07 February 2019

Mrs Han, a North Korean defector, is determined to share her faith with her countrymen. After defecting a few years ago, Mrs Han came to know Christ in South Korea. She then joined a VOM training program for defectors that teaches the basic tenants of the Christian faith. Those who complete the first course are […]

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Evangelism: Feeling Like a Project
  • 04 January 2017

Tears misted Basma’s eyes as she touched my arms and looked at me. “Beautiful. You are beautiful.” It was the look a proud mother would give her daughter. Basma had been a mother to me in many ways. She had taken me in as a newcomer to the neighbourhood, taught me how to cook soft, […]

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Knowing The Cost
  • 04 January 2017

Knowing that his church could be attacked at any time. Knowing the cost, Prasad Bandi continues to serve as its pastor. Then, during evening services on 22 February 2015, someone on a motorcycle threw a Molotov cocktail at the church. Within minutes, flames had consumed the walls and roof, which were constructed of palm leaves […]

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INDIA: Christianity Growing Despite Increased Persecution
  • 16 November 2016

India, a mostly Hindu nation, is witnessing the growth of the Christian church in large numbers even though persecution is increasing for religious minorities at the same time. The increase in persecution is claimed by many to be the result of the rise of a Hindu political party now controlling India’s Central Government. Despite this, […]

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Front Line Workers Need Your Prayer
  • 08 September 2016

“When you face persecution day in and day out, you get discouraged and you can withdraw. There is nowhere where it is easy to preach the Gospel.” –‘Rajul,’ a VOM-supported front line worker Front line workers accept persecution as part of sharing about Jesus and planting churches. Many have been beaten and arrested for showing […]

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