An Appeal To Free Misael Diaz Paseiro from Unjust Imprisonment in Cuba
Supreme Court Appeal Remains Indefinitely Adjourned 06/19/2018 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – Today, June 19, 2018, International Christian Concern (ICC) marks the ninth anniversary of the arrest of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death for allegedly committing blasphemy in Pakistan. The case against Bibi remains the highest profile blasphemy case in Pakistan and ... More
First Senior Pastor to Be Arrested After 2002 Crackdown Released 06/18/2018 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that Pastor Oqbamichel Haiminot has been released after more than a decade of imprisonment. According to VOM Australia, Pastor Oqbamichel was the first senior pastor in Eritrea to be arrested and held after ... More
ICC Note: After Coptic Christians protested a group of Muslim men swimming naked in a canal, a Muslim mob was formed which injured six Christians and destroyed some properties. Several Christians were arrested. In exchange for their release, Christians were pressured to enter into a reconciliation session with their attackers. This is part of an ... More
There are two regions in the world that account for 60 percent of the US State Department’s Countries of Particular Concern (CPC). More
Perhaps nowhere else in the Middle East is nationalism more enshrined within a culture than in Turkey, a country which labels itself as a modern secular state. More
"While other worldviews lead us to sit in the midst of life’s joys, foreseeing the coming sorrows, Christianity empowers its people to sit in the midst of this world’s sorrows, tasting the coming joy." – Timothy Keller
Persecution is a heavy topic. We grieve at our brothers’ and sisters’ pain. Yet, there is a greater reality than this suffering we see. We have a reason to rejoice – because of the HOPE that Jesus has given us!
Whether you are facing serious persecution or daily disappointments, take hope in Christ’s goodness today. Remember that "our light affliction, which is but for a moment, is working for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory!" (2 Cor. 4:17) … See MoreSee Less
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Is it not sad that these other worldviews are being preached in churches all over the world today promoting the "I" problem that permeates through said societies today. The "power" given to Christians does not encourage us to sit and wait, but to go forth in faith brining in the lost and spreading the Gospel to all corners of the earth. The prize at the end should be enough to encourage us to endure momentary hardships.
Thank you for a good Word.
Love the quote.
As we think about God’s love for us, we are grateful for fathers who reflect God’s love to their children (Psa. 103:13).
Whether you have children in your home or have been a spiritual father to those God placed in your life, we hope you have a happy Father’s Day! … See MoreSee Less
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