Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Power of Survivor Voices on Human Trafficking


….. “Be a true American Idol by contributing to our efforts to end trafficking,” Rachel said. Read More

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Sex Trafficking, Abductions, Sad Reality in Bay Area


Modern day slavery – that’s what some are calling an unspoken reality that many may not be aware of in the Bay Area.  Read More

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Muslims Demolish Church Owned Building in Egypt


EGYPT (ANS) — Hundreds of Muslims came out of mosques earlier this week armed with hammers, and while chanting Islamic slogans destroyed a social services building belonging to the Coptic Church.   Read More

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IRAN: ARREST DETAILS REVEALED


Farshid Fathi, an Iranian Christian pastor, is beginning the third year of a six-year prison sentence on a conviction of “being chief-director of foreign organizations in Iran and gathering funds for these organizations.   Read More

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Jesus Film Update – January 23, 2013


471 Teams Registered for 2013! The regions have registered 471 JESUS Film Harvest Partners ministry teams for 2013. This represents at 26% increase in teams over 2011 and 5% over 2012! Praise God! Each team will use the JESUS Film … Continue reading

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Teen Revolt: Activist Ateba Crocker launches program to educate teens


RICHMOND, VA, January 23, 2013-  Meet Ateba Crocker.  Ateba created an organization in 2010 called Shoe Revolt, a registered 501 (c)(3) nonprofit which she started in order to raise funds for programs that serve victims of sex trafficking.  As a survivor … Continue reading

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American barred from Tehran courtroom during his trial


Iran on Monday accused an Idaho man of trying to entice young people to Christianity and away from the country’s official religion, Islam, the man’s American-based legal team says.   Read More

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Oxford exploitation trial: Girl had ‘back-room abortion’


“A 12-year-old girl who was repeatedly raped by a group of men was also made to have a back-room abortion after falling pregnant, a court has heard….. …….the group of men deliberately targeted vulnerable young girls with troubled upbringings which … Continue reading

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Egypt Family Gets 15 Years For Converting to Christianity


NEW YORK (ANS) — The 15-year prison sentence given to a woman and her seven children by an Egyptian court for converting to Christianity is a sign of things to come.   Read More

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Sudan Cracks Down on South Sudanese Christians


JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN (ANS) — Sudanese authorities rang in the new year by bulldozing a church building outside Khartoum because it belonged to Christians of South Sudanese origin and lacked a permit, a source said.   Read More

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