Category Archives: Europe-Asia

Spain church overcomes cultural barriers


“Jorge credits his church’s comparative success in reaching the Spanish to two things: the members don’t perceive one another as immigrants or natives but simply as brothers and sisters, and the congregation has taken an active concern in building intentional … Continue reading

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Pakistan: Young Believers Killed


Sometimes children are able to see truth in unencumbered, refreshing ways. Jesus loved children, and even challenged his followers to “receive the kingdom of God as a little child.”  Read More

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Bucharest congregation integrates trafficking survivors into the life of the church


Open Door – a shelter for trafficked young women in Romania – opened a year ago, through the leadership of Monica, a Nazarene church leader in Bucharest. The new shelter is currently home to five women in their 20s, all … Continue reading

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World Missions – Prayer Focus 01/14


From Barnabas Aid – list of needs in reference to the persecuted church: Read Here

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La Puerta Abierta


Una casa normal en un simple vecindario de Rumania es el escenario donde lentamente se comienza a ver la transformación de vidas. Creyentes nazarenos se encuentran ministrando y supliendo las necesida…Leer más

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The Open Door


A normal house in an ordinary neighborhood of Romania is a place where life transformation is slowly unfolding. Nazarenes are ministering to the needs of women who have been victimized by human traffi…Read More

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Editorial: British MP calls for Asia Bibi’s release; repeal of blasphemy laws


This is the fifth Christmas that Aasia Bibi, a Christian mother condemned to death on a trumped-up blasphemy charge, will spend behind bars in Pakistan.   Read More

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CHURCHES CLOSED AND PASTORS THREATENED BY BUDDHIST MONKS IN SRI LANKA


Buddhist monks have forced the closure of 18 churches in southern Sri Lanka, threatening pastors with death if they continue their activities.  Read More

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Women sex trafficking other women: the problem is getting worse


Ever since Cynthia Payne became famous for accepting Luncheon Vouchers in lieu of sexual services in the 1987 hit film Personal Services, the female pimp has been glamorised and made to seem benign. But women who trade in women can be … Continue reading

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KAZAKH COURT ORDERS DESTRUCTION OF BIBLES AND OTHER CHRISTIAN LITERATURE


A court in Kazakhstan has ordered the destruction of 121 pieces of Christian literature, including Bibles, seized from a street evangelist, in what is thought to be an unprecedented move.   Read More

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