top of page

New baptism facilities. New believer under house arrest. Inter-Church conflicts.

Jan. 16, 2020 | Central Asia

Church Grateful for New Baptism Facility

[2] prayers in [1] nation have been posted for New Central Asian Believers.

In some parts of Central Asia, new Christians face persecution immediately after coming to faith in Christ. Viewed as extremists, they are issued massive fines and detained for "illegal religious gatherings." Read More.

Jan. 16, 2020 | Middle East

Believer Under House Arrest

[3] prayers in [1] nation have been posted for Majida.

A young woman in the Arabian Peninsula remains detained by her family after revealing that she had become a Christian. Majida, 29, came to faith in Christ three years ago through the witness of a woman she met at work. Read More.

Jan. 16, 2020 | Ethiopia

Churches Hire Protection After Inter-Church Conflict

[2] prayers in [1] nation have been posted for Full-Gospel Church.

Some churches in northern Ethiopia have had to close their doors and hire police protection after facing strong opposition from the country's historically dominant religious group. When the Full Gospel Church in Axum decided to build a new facility, members of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church held mass protests and threatened to destroy the church. Read More.

8 views1 comment

Recent Posts

See All

NIGERIA: Killing of Nigerian Christians continues Despite a reduction in attacks against Christians in Nigeria in the second half of 2022, with Release International partners initially speculating tha

Thank you for praying earlier this month for Christians in Nigeria following the brutal killing of 50 believers in the northern Kaduna state and the abduction of 100 more by Fulani militants. Sadly ju

#12 in Christian persecution, Syria What does persecution look like in Syria? Syria’s continuing civil war has made the country a breeding ground for the persecution of Christians. The unrest, which

bottom of page