Persecution (Page 6)

The Bible tells us to remember the persecuted. Those persecuted in the Bible frequently recount how others’ prayers helped them while they were enduring persecution. Knowing what is going on with the persecuted parts of the body of Christ will aid us in praying for them and possibly even with physical aid.

Picture from The Guardian Sadly, today, the Lahore High Court (LHC) decided to uphold the conviction of the lower court.  Asia Bibi is still condemned to death by hanging for blasphemy. This was her 7th appeal attempt.  It was finally heard by the court, but the court did not ruleContinue Reading

Voice of the Martyrs Everyone, the date is fast approaching.  A weekend of November is set aside for churches to pray for the persecuted church.  This year is no different. November 2 is the day. I am going to keep this post updated with all the information, free resources, andContinue Reading

Again, Asia Bibi’s appeal has not been held. Today was her sixth attempt to have her appeal heard.  Again, the complaintant did not not show up. The judge rescheduled her court appearance for October 16, 2014.  According to the judge, there will be no more rescheduling.  This is the realContinue Reading

Nicholas Raymond, https://www.flickr.com/photos/80497449@N04/ ALGERIA Algeria ranks #32 on the World Watch List and is the focus of our prayers this week. In 2006, Ordinance 06-03 was introduced.  It restricts the exercise of any religion other than Islam.  Therefore, it is also illegal to evangelize there.   Christians are less than 1%Continue Reading

“And to know that there are people in this world who are persecuted because of their faith should be a warning — to you who live in freedom — to become better, stronger Christians, and a spur to demonstrating your own faith as you confront the difficulties of your ownContinue Reading

Let’s Send a Birthday Surprise!!! Hello everyone.  As I was researching today, I found that Kenneth Bae’s 42nd birthday is tomorrow.  He will be spending it in a North Korea labor camp.  He was sentenced to 15 years hard labor for his faith.  You can read about his story here.Continue Reading