Jailed on false charges. Missing after arrest. Churches stripped and destroyed.
Dec. 01, 2022 | India Pastor Jailed on False Charges  prayers in  nations have been posted for Pastor Jawahar. On Dec. 26, Pastor Jawahar was sitting in his home in western India, talking with members of his church, when Hindu fanatics-including police officers-burst in, accusing the Christians of trying to convert Hindus by fraud. Read More.
Dec. 01, 2022 | China Jailed Ministers Missing Since Arrest  prayers in  nations have been posted for Lian Changnian, Lian Xuliang, Fu Juan. On Aug. 17, police arrested six adults and one child from the Xi'an Church of Abundance, aggressively searched their homes, and interrogated them at the police station before sending them home. The next day, the six adults were rearrested and charged with illegal gathering and illegal fundraising. Read More.
Dec. 01, 2022 | Cote d'Ivoire Christians Stripped, Churches Destroyed  prayers in  nations have been posted for Christians in Grahipla. Followers of local animist traditions in the village of Grahipla had planned an initiation ceremony on July 31, 2022, and told Christians not to worship that day. Local Christians decided the threat would not stop them. But on that day, animist initiates attacked five churches, three of which were holding services. Read More.