Open Doors World Watch List 2015: Persecuted Christians

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Open Doors produced its annual World Watch List, which ranks the top 50 countries where it is most dangerous and difficult to be a Christian. This year, the threshold was higher for a country to make the list, indicating that worldwide levels of persecution have increased. Topping the 2015 list for the 13th consecutive year is North Korea. Africa saw the most rapid growth of persecution, while the Middle East saw targeted attacks resulting in a mass exodus of Christians. Approximately 100 … [Read more...]

Christian Iraqis Find Refuge in Jordanian Church

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VOA More than 3,000 Iraqi Christians have sought refuge from the fighting in their country in churches in Jordan. And Caritas, an aid group affiliated with the Catholic Church says it expects more than 1,000 more to arrive in the coming days. Unlike the Muslim refugees who have taken shelter in UN-organized camps around the country, the Christians have sought safe haven among members of their faith. … [Read more...]

It’s time to take a stand! Government has no power to silence the church


Senator Ted Cruz stands up for the pulpit to protect government overreach from infecting the church as pastors are asked to turn over sermons for review. This is an outrage and we must stand up for our faith, and stand up for God Almighty who is judging this nation justly. Pray for your pastors this month specifically and let them know how much you appreciate them. We must not allow the government to invade our churches and demand liberal political correctness in the pulpit. The … [Read more...]

Senators and Congress call for the release of Pastor Saeed #itstime #savesaeed

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Please help share this video from the ACLJ calling to free Pastor Saeed - use hashtags #itstime and #savesaeed Senator Ted Cruz, Congresswoman Michelle Bauchmann, Congressman Trent Franks, Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler, Congressman Randy Forbes, Senator Rob Portman, Congressman Mark Meadows, and Senator Mike Crapo join together to say ENOUGH is ENOUGH! It's time to call for the release of Pastor Saeed by President Obama. Sign the petition here: … [Read more...]

Beautiful Kindness: Churches open doors to refugees fleeing ISIS


Churches helping refugees fleeing ISIS, regardless of their religion. One man led a mini-exodus of Kurdish families into safety. Continue to pray for those who are being persecuted. Report from CBN News: … [Read more...]