Nigeria’s troubled Middle Belt region was just entering its rainy season when two staffers from ICC’s headquarters landed in Abuja in June—their first trip to the country since COVID-19 broke out in the early months of 2020.
To bring assistance to the region, ICC helped develop several farms in the Middle Belt. Headquarters staff (from Washington, D.C.) and local staff travelled around Nigeria for two weeks, checking in on the farmers and listening to their stories.
Each story was unique, but they shared common threads of loss, grief, and hope for the future. … See MoreSee Less
A street preacher from Hengyang City, Hunan province, was released after being detained six times since the beginning of this year. Chen Wensheng, who has been persistent in preaching the Gospel on the streets despite ongoing surveillance and repeated arrests from the local authorities, was detained from September 26 to October 11 for his street evangelism. … See MoreSee Less
NATO member Defense Ministers are meeting in Brussels to discuss the ongoing security concerns coming out of Afghanistan’s fall to the Taliban in August. The Biden administration’s chaotic withdrawal of U.S. forces created a context in which the Taliban rapidly took over the country, developing an ongoing security crisis both locally and globally. Attendees at the meeting will discuss preventing Afghanistan from becoming a safe haven for terrorists and making sure that the evacuated Afghan citizens will resettle in NATO countries. … See MoreSee Less
And then they'll talk about the Goths sacking Rome? These plans should have been made 20 years ago, when they went in.
Since September 30, 2021, at least 17 Egyptian Coptic Christians have gone missing in Libya. They were living in an Egyptian neighborhood in Tripoli; it is unknown who took them and why. Some friends and family believe they were detained by the authorities, while others believe they were taken by an armed group. Regardless, they hold a common fear that these individuals were targeted because of their Christian faith and that they may face a deadly fate reminiscent of the 2015 beheading of 21 Coptic Christians in Libya by ISIS. … See MoreSee Less
Lord Jesus in your mercy protect them meet all their needs give victory over the enemy relive theme from the clutches of the percuters let your power and glory manifested in their life thanking you lord Jesus Amen
God pless and saves coptic Christians
This is not on at all. persecution of christians is growing and must be condemned. Is this a sign of what is to come ???.
Christianophobia is rampant in the islamic world however the so called Christian West is asleep.
Poor Christians persecuted everywhere but the world is indifferent towards them. Folks please remember them in your prayers.