Monthly Archives: February 2013

A post from the Slave Detective entitled “Disposible Society”


“Sunitha Krishnan has dedicated her life to rescuing women and children from sex slavery, a multimilion-dollar global market. In this courageous talk, she tells three powerful stories, as well as her own, and calls for a more humane approach to helping these … Continue reading

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EVANGELISM: TAKE THE FIRST STEP


Has it ever occurred to you that Muslims might be as afraid of you as you are of them? Read More

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LENT PRAYER 2013 – INDIA


A pastor and his family beaten; a prayer meeting broken up; Christians forced from their village by a mob; children threatened and abused; a church building attacked and a cemetery desecrated – just a few examples of the repeated incidents … Continue reading

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ESYAC


Eagles Soar Youth Activity Center or ESYAC is a wonderful ministry to children living in motels around Redding.  Recently, Redding First Church of the Nazarene entered into partnership with them, offering our campus for their ministry.  Our children’s pastor, Beau … Continue reading

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LENT PRAYER 2013 – ERITREA


Incarcerated in metal shipping containers with extreme temperature changes; forbidden to pray aloud, sing, preach or have a Bible; tortured to make them recant their faith. These are some of the extremely harsh conditions that thousands of Christians in Eritrea are experiencing … Continue reading

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From Erin Meier at Kudjip Nazarene Hospital – Papua New Guinea


A month ago, he was moments from death after eating beans laced with cyanide.  The cyanide antidote medicine we gave him was a lifesaver.  Read More

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New Mexico District distributes thousands of JESUS film DVDs


When Fred Huff asks, “May I give you a gift?” most people say yes. The New Mexico district superintendent distributed hundreds ofJESUS film DVDs over the course of just one year by doing exactly that — giving gifts.  Read More

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LENT PRAYER 2013 – CHINA


In November 2012 nine Christians, who were providing free medical services and sharing the Gospel with those they treated, were detained by police in Inner Mongolia. Two of them were sentenced to serve time in “re-education-through-labour” prison camps, and their … Continue reading

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ONE CHURCH LEADER BEHEADED; ANOTHER SHOT DEAD IN TANZANIA


“The assailants pulled down and destroyed a sign at the butchers that said, “Jesus is Lord”.” Read More

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LENT PRAYER 2013 – VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE


It can come on very suddenly. A Christian congregation in Pakistan had lived in relative but uneasy peace among the Muslim majority when a 100-strong, angry mob of radical Muslims attacked their church in September 2012, looting it and setting it alight. … Continue reading

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