Body of Christ (Page 8)

How are we to be the Body of Christ? What does it look like in everyday life? We need to have knowledge of the scripture, the right relationships with God, believers, and non-believers, and we need to remember the persecuted.

After such a joyous day, Meriam is now back in custody.  She and her husband were arrested on their way out of the country.  As of right now, the status of their children is unknown. Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) arrested them in the Khartoum airport.  According toContinue Reading

Praise Jesus!  Meriam has been released!  A judge overturned her conviction and she is a free woman.  According to statements made by her husband a few weeks ago, he plans to take his whole family out of the Sudan.   There is some confusion as to whether or not she hasContinue Reading

Red Denotes ISIS control As we watch Syria and Iraq fall into chaos, there’s an untold story unfolding.  That of Christians.  In both countries,  and the broader Middle East, Christians are targeted.  They are beheaded, crucified, beaten, tortured, burnt, kidnapped, and more.  It’s all in an effort to drive themContinue Reading

A few things to update on this issue. First, if you are in Nigeria and want to participate in events to bring awareness to the issue and keep in the forefront of political debate, you can follow Bringbackourgirlsng. If you are in the US, contact your representatives and bring politicalContinue Reading

 Be in prayer for Meriam and her family.  The appeals court has agreed to review her case.  Details are below. *********************************************************************************************************** On May 22nd, Meriam’s legal team filed an appeal of her case.  They are arguing that the verdict contradicts the country’s constitution.  A panel of three judges is currentlyContinue Reading

Lawyer Sardar Mushtaq Gill has stated that the administration of the Lahore High Court (where Asia Bibi should start her appeal process) has received “orders not to schedule hearings for the moment and we do not know for how much longer.”  This follows the sudden disappearance of her case fromContinue Reading

  June 2, 2014, citing lawlessness and security threats, the Police Commissioner in Abuja has banned all protests regarding the missing 240 girls kidnapped by the terrorist organization Boko Haram.  “I cannot fold my hands and watch this lawlessness,” he said, “Protests on the Chinok girls are hereby banned withContinue Reading