Advertisement of Bible verses by Christian organizations in public spaces and trains is currently being challenged by Germany's political group, The Left/Pirates. Prominent Chinese-American pastor and church planter Francis Chan was forced to return to the United States after Hong Kong authorities denied his visa. For organizations such as DOOR, 2020 was a season for more opportunities to spread the gospel despite the hardships it brought. In spite of the results of the health crisis to the countries in the Middle East, people are still experiencing the move of the Holy Spirit and meeting Jesus Christ through online platforms. Faithlife reveals that the most popular songs and sermons in church this 2020 has the theme centered around hope and comfort, a report said.
Gang members are coming to Christ, students are being cured of suicidal tendencies, taken back from a life of drugs and violence, and hundreds of others are finding new hope in life at the California public schools. A Cup of Water International, a Korean non-profit organization that focuses on sharing the gospel and providing clean water to various people groups around the world, recently visited Guatemala, specifically the Ki'che' people, from June 16 to 29. During this recent trip, the team was able to contin… The Pastor of Iraq's only Christian radio station that reaches over eight million listeners in the country narrowly escaped a bomb blast in a garage where he had gone to repair a Church bus. A post from the Church website run by Pastor Maher Fouad said that "our Baghdad church bus broke down and nee… Persecution against Christians has been fierce in Syria, as many have been kidnapped, killed, and displaced from their homes. However, despite the chaos surrounding the evangelists, many are continuing to share the gospel, according to reports. Summer could mean a host of different things to various people, but for most Christian parents, it means one thing: VBS. Just as churches routinely send off mission teams overseas each summer, most churches take a few days to a week of the three-month long vacation to focus wholly on sharing the gos…
Pastors Peter Yein Reith and Yat Michael Ruot Freed from Sudanese Prison: Release Deflects Death Penalty and Life Imprisonment
South Sudanese pastors Peter Yein Reith and Yat Michael Ruot were freed from Kober, a maximum security prison in North Khartoum on Wednesday, August 5. A North Khartoum judge ordered their immediate release. The two Evangelical Presbyterian pastors were imprisoned on six charges of crimes committed … Korean Community Presbyterian Church of Atlanta (KCPC)'s youth group and English ministry (EM) members recently went to the Dominican Republic from June 23 to July 2 for a short-term mission trip. The trip consisted of VBS, street evangelism, orphanage visits, engaging with refugees from Haiti, as w… Global Mission Alliance (GMA), a Korean ministry based in Atlanta that focuses on reaching out to those in prison, had a planning meeting on Sunday at Korean Community Presbyterian Church of Atlanta to prepare for their upcoming outreach at Smith State Prison.
Korean Urban Ministry Celebrates 16th Anniversary by Giving Scholarships to 16 Korean American Youth
It's been 16 years since the Well Mission--a Korean urban ministry in Los Angeles--first began serving the homeless and the poor with love. On July 18, the Well Mission hosted a 16th anniversary thanksgiving worship service, and gave scholarships of $300 each to 16 Korean high school students. Iranian American Pastor Saeed Abedini dreamt that he was freed from prison and in America by his daughter’s 9th birthday. His wife Naghmeh Abedini told CBN news about Saeed’s dream on Thursday, July 16. Saeed is currently serving an eight year prison sentence in a prison in Karaj, Iran.