Tag Archives: Islam

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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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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‘I will lose everything’


Born and raised in another religion, Hamadi* was so passionate about his beliefs that he was willing to kill to defend them. He was devoted to the religious text of his faith system.  Read More

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Eritrea: 185 Arrested for Praying


Nearly 200 Christians were arrested at a prayer meeting in late October in Eritrea’s capital city, Asmara. As concerns increase about the refugee crisis in Eritrea, a group of 185 people had gathered for a prayer meeting in Maitemenay, a … Continue reading

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Uganda: Committing to Pray


“…Christians will join together Nov. 3 in the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP)…”    Read More

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More Than Conquerors


(from Partners International) You may remember us sharing the story last year of a group of six Middle Eastern believers who were on their way to a house church meeting when they realized they were being followed. Suddenly, the car … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: MP Says ‘Kill Christians’


“…A member of Afghanistan’s parliament has suggested that anyone who converts from Islam to Christianity should be executed in order to stop the rapid growth of Christianity among Afghans…”  Read More

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IRANIAN CONVERT TO BE SENT INTO EXILE FOR HIS EVANGELISTIC ACTIVITIES


An Iranian convert from Islam to Christianity has been sentenced to serve a year in jail followed by two years in exile in a remote border town for his evangelistic activities.   Read More

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EVANGELISM: BEYOND SPORTS AND WEATHER


“Muslims love to talk about religion. My new Muslim friends almost always give me a primer on Islam. Once they discover that I am a committed follower of Jesus—a mu’minah in their terminology—they are often curious to know more about my beliefs. … Continue reading

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CONVERT FROM ISLAM JAILED FOR TEN YEARS FOR CHRISTIAN ACTIVITIES IN IRAN


A convert from Islam has been sentenced to ten years in jail for his Christian activities in Iran; he confessed to distributing 12,000 pocket-sized Gospels in the strict Islamic country.   Read More

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