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Christian casualties follow U.S. retreat from Syria
Turkish forces launched a bombing campaign across northeastern Syria on Wed. Oct. 9, targeting civilian areas and killing Syrian Christians. The bombing campaign, launched less than 48 hours after a phone call between President Donald Trump and […]
Beto O’Rourke’s tax-exempt opposition draws response
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s declaration churches should lose their tax-exempt status if they do not agree with same-sex marriage drew quick rebuttals from Christian leaders. If elected president, the former […]
One Christian killed, 12 kidnapped in Nigeria
One woman is dead and 12 Christians including church members, school students and teachers remain kidnapped in two successive incidents in Kaduna, Nigeria, widely attributed to militant Fulani herdsmen. In the latest incident, herdsmen killed Ezra […]
Christian Woman Killed in Kidnapping of Four Baptists in Nigeria
JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Less than a week after Muslim Fulani herdsmen kidnapped six teenage girls from a Christian-run high school in north-central Nigeria, another attack in the same county led to the killing of a Baptist woman and […]
Where are we in reaching the last unreached?
International (MNN) -- At last year’s Finishing the Task conference, a historical moment took place when the remainder of the unreached people groups were adopted by missions groups committed to seeing them recieve the Gospel within the next 2 […]
Despite violence in Iraq, believers stay in Baghdad
Iraq (MNN) -- The worst violence in Iraq in two years appears to be settling down in Baghdad. More than 100 people have died and thousands are wounded, according to Reuters. Iraq’s government is trying to appease protestors unhappy with […]
Brokenness, Bible translation, and prayer
International (MNN) -- Approximately 1.5 billion people still don’t have a full Bible in their heart language. Some of them may know a trade language, but it’s not the same as talking to God in the language they grew up with. They […]
CURRENT EVENTS PODCASTS
Do atheists just lack a belief in God?
In recent presentations at Fresno State and the University of Arizona, atheists insisted that they just “lack a belief in God”, while at the same time rejecting God because they think He is immoral. How should we respond to this? […]
Best of In The Market: Coming Home
Loving a prodigal is a long and desperate journey, filled with fear, worry, anger, self-recrimination. You wait for the phone call--will it be from jail or the hospital? You plead with your loved one. You search for help. You feel the shame. […]
BP This Week: Christians in the Culture--Fight or Flight?
Plus: The U.S. Withdrawal from Syria; The NBA and China; Ellen and W.
A Meme of Mass Violence
‘Joker’ and the Rise of ‘Demonic Anti-Heroes’
Hour 2: What Are Your Thoughts?
On In The Market with Janet Parshall this week, we examined the differences in communication between men and women and how to improve the connectedness between a husband and wife. What does real forgiveness look like? We dove deep into a […]
UNREACHED PEOPLE GROUPS
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- Christians in China risk everything for God's Word. So how does the Bible reach them? And what are the real dangers? The post Risking […]
- The post Meet 1,000 Andrew Brunsons still in prison for their faith appeared first on Open Doors USA.
- Help your sisters and brothers in Syria as they flee a war zone in Syria! The post Urgent: Christians in Syria need your help! […]
- The post New report must spur us to prayer for North Korean Christians—will you join us? appeared first on Open Doors USA.
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